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I Can Hear Whistling In My Ears
My ears squeak when I swallow..I can pinch off my nose and close my mouth and blow and I can hear whistling sound out my left ear..what can I do?
I can hear a whistling noise in my right ear when myself or other people talk abit louder than normal conversation.
Have ear checked: I suggest that you see a doctor and have them look into your ears. It is possible that you have something in your ear that is causing the problem. ...Read more
Hear the sound of whistling in my ears sharp for two months or more and is continuous throughout the day?
Tinnitus: Tinnitus is very common and can have several types of sounds including whistling. An otolaryngologist can examine your ear to determine whether wax accumulation or other treatable disorders are causing your symptoms. If not, there are booklets and various articles on how to cope with chronic tinnitus. ...Read more
I'm 19 i clean my ears and everything but a couple days ago i started hearing a whistling noise & my heart beat what does that mean?
Noises in your ear : you might start with a physical examination by a board certified otolaryngologist ...Read more
When applying pressure to my ears (closing nose and exhaling) i hear a whistle in my right ear. More pressure, louder whistle. What is happening to me?
Perforation?: If the whistle is longer than momentary, you may have a perforation (hole) in the eardrum of your right ear which is allowing the pressurized air to escape. An ENT doctor would be in a good position to evaluate for this and decide what if any treatment is necessary. ...Read more
Ears blocked: Go to medic at the AFB so they can look in and clean out if wax. ...Read more
Eustachian tube: You may be having a problem with your eustachian tube, et. When you have cold-like symptoms, it may be difficult to clear your ears. The et is supposed to help us equilibrate pressures on both sides of the ear drum. If you popped your ears, you probably blew a little too hard and have excessive pressure in your ear. Open and close your jaw repeatedly, swallow or chew some gum. This may help. ...Read more
Ears full: The most common cause of insidious onset of ear fullness with decreased hearing is congestion in your eustachian tube, usually due either to chronic allergies or to a recent cold. There are no really good treatments for this, and generally you just have to wait it out. This condition is usually associated with a feel of pressure, but only in severe cases is their actual ear pain. ...Read more
I got my ears flushed and I still hear ringing. How long after I get my ears flushed should the ringing go away?
Usually after cleaning my ears, one or both my ears somehow get blocked and i can't hear anything for a long time. What to do?
Possible: Impacted wax obstructing the ear canal. See your primary doctor. Ceruminolytic ear drops may be helpful with ear flush. Avoid try to clean ears by self. ...Read more
The music in my headphones suddenly came on really loudly on full volume. Will my hearing be affected? My ears sort of hurt afterwords
Turn it down.: If this was a brief event- you will most likely be fine. ...Read more
Would like to know why my ears has become so painful lately. Sharp pains with a sharp noise right after. Trouble hearing from them after.?
Hard to say.: Sharp pain that is short lived is usually not the result of ear infection. The sharp noise is also difficult to evaluate, although these noises may not be originating in the ears. Trouble hearing may be subjective and not truly present. These are the type of symptoms that need professional evaluation by an ENT doctor. ...Read more
Went to rock concert last night that was extremely loud. My ears are still constantly ringing & my hearing diminished by 75%. Will this get better?
Tinnitus: The causes of tinnitus (ringing in the ears) could fill a small encyclopedia, including hearing loss from excessive noise. Here is a good link to reliable information about tinnitus. I suggest you read up on it and see if you can identify which of the causes discussed might match what is happening to you when you get it. You might also consider seeing an ear nose and throat specialist. ...Read more
No masking: When there is competing environmental sounds, the ringing in your ears can be "masked" or drowned out. This is why some physicians recommend the use of noise machines or air fans for those individuals who had difficulty sleeping due to the ringing when in a quiet setting. ...Read more
Its not good: Wish i could help more but without more info i can not offer more advice than to see your doctor for an exam. Good luck. ...Read more
Not unusual: It's not unusual to hear a high pitched ring for several seconds at a time. Consider it your ear retuning itself. If it is present for days or longer, it is likely that you have some hearing loss. If you have tinnitus that does not stop, i would recommend a hearing test and an exam by an ent, especially if it is in just one ear or pulsates like your heart beat. ...Read more
Eustachian Tube Dys.: You likely have eustachian tube dysfunction which is swelling of the tube in the back of your throat that connects to the middle ear. This tube allows for equalization of the pressure in the middle ear with the atmospheric pressure. I would try Afrin and Pseudofed for 1 week. If not resolved try over the counter Nasonex for 2 weeks. If after 2-3 weeks you are no better consider an appointment. ...Read more
Can you please tell me if i will damage my ears if i wear hearing protection while playing the drums?
No: Wearing hearing protection will not damage your ears while playing. ...Read more
I have periodic ringing in my ears. It lasts for couple seconds. It's hard for me to hear during that time.
Ringing in the ear can be caused by many things. The first thing to do is to have your ear examine by a trained professional and have any ear wax build up removed.
The most common cause of ringing in the ear is damage and loss of the tiny sensory hair cells in the cochlea of the inner ear. Prolonged exposure to loud noise and age are the common causes. Hearing loss is often accompanying tinnitus ...Read more
Both my ears are muffled and I can't hear very well. So I'm starting amoxacillin today. How long will it take to hear right again?
May not be needed: Amoxicillin shouldn't be used unless ear infection has been diagnosed. Other conditions such as ear wax impaction, non-infected fluid in ears or hearing damage can cause muffled hearing. Best to get checked by a physician before using antibiotics. Thanks for trusting HealthTap! ...Read more
Occasionally the hearing in one of my ears goes weird and I hear a high pitched noise for half a minute. It switches ears. Is this bad?
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