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How Do I Stop My Ears From Ringing
A tube: Your ears pop due to excursion of air from the environment into your middle ear through the eustachian tube. This is due to pressure gradients between the environment and your ear. A tube or an ear drum perforation would render the pressure between teh two compartments equal keeping your ears from popping. ...Read more
See ENT: there are many potential reasons to consider with ear ringing or tinnitus (hearing loss, cardiovascular, medication, infectious, middle ear process, inner ear process, neoplasticism, etc) so I would recommend a thorough exam and hearing test with an ENT. In many cases the reason is quite benign but an ENT may help with treatment or coping methods. ...Read more
Diagnosis: Tinnitus or "ringing in the ear" in most cases can not be cured. However, there are a number of causes that can be controlled. Noise exposure is probably the most common cause. But various types of middle ear and inner ear diseases, if controlled, may relieve the tinnitus. Incidentally, the most likely accepted origin of the sound is arising from the temporal lobe of the brain. ...Read more
You probably can't: Unless your ringing is due to certain medications or recent noise exposure, the odds are you will continue to have ringing, a very annoying and often long-lasting symptom which is caused by a large variety of things. ...Read more
Depends: Stopping the ringing depends on knowing the cause. This would require a visit with an ENT doctor where a history would be taken, physical exam done, and probably a comprehensive hearing test (audiogram). Once the cause is known, it can potentially be treated. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Avoid loud areas.: Tinnitis is becoming a more frequent problem among the younger age groups, for a reason like this, that they often attend loud music events, like rock concerts and loud bars. This can be progressive, and reach a point where it is constant. The best way to stop this is to stay away from these loud areas, and stop having to shout. If your job requires loud noise exposure, use earplugs, etc.. ...Read more
Noisy clubs: Might be advisable to wear ear plugs that allow you to hear normal conversation but block high-decibel sounds. Check sporting goods stores or gun supply shops. Try to stand/sit as far from loudspeakers as possible. Limit amount of exposure to loud noise to short periods. Protect your hearing. If ringing persists, see fp/audiologist/ent for evaluation. ...Read more
Why is it bleeding?: The better question is why is it bleeding and for my purpose what part of your ear is bleeding? Alot more information is needed here. If blood is coming from your ear canal, cotton and antibiotic ointment can stop the flow. Regardless, you must see an ENT doctor. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Maybe not: Ringing in the ear is known as tinnitus. It is most often associated with hearing loss. You should be evaluated with an audiogram and ENT examination. Tinnitus can be eliminated if it caused by a medication or a treatable problem of the middle ear or temporomandibular joint. If hearing loss is confirmed, then masking techniques are most effective at "hiding" the tinnitus so it is not intrusive. ...Read more
Why can I hear my own breathing in my left ear its really loud and muffles my voice! how do I stop it?!
Blow only one nostri: Occluding both nostils can lead to pressure into the eustacian tubes. ...Read more
Im not producing ear wax, my doctor thinks i clean my ears and i really dont. my ears itch from being so dry from no wax. what do i do?
Vasoline: You can apply vasoline to the tip of a cotton swab and coat the canal lightly. ...Read more
See ENT: Most common cause for ringing in the ear is hearing loss. Should have your hearing checked and ears examined. No medicine or surgery has been shown to reliably get rid of ringing but many factors may exacerbate including caffeine, nicotine, large amounts of salt in diet, and aspirin. ...Read more
Several possible: causes. It could be due to lice. Have someone to check your hairs. Less intense itching could be due to shampoo and other hair products including hair dyes. Also itching is seen in the fungus infections of the hair. Antifungal treatment is needed if fungus infection is the diagnosis. See a dermatologist. ...Read more
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