A 33-year-old member asked:
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equalizing ears by plugging nose and blowing. does this work?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Valsalva maneuver: It can work however it your eustachian tube is blocked due to swelling or mucus then you might be unable to "clear" your ear (s).
Answered on Sep 2, 2019

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