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I have a headache and when i move my headache there's a popping in my left ear whilst the right ear aches what might this be?

I have a headache and when i move my headache there's a popping in my left ear whilst the right ear aches what might this be?

Eustacian Tube Dysfu: It appears as if you may have Eustacian Tube Dysfunction. This disorder involves pain in the ear that results from a build up of fluid behind the ear. This fluid can be a result of a sinus infection or allergies. Frequently, can be treated with allergy medication. The fluid may, even with treatment, may take 4-6 weeks to resolve. ...Read more

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For a while I have this wind sound in my left ear. When I swallow or just move. Sometime there's a buzzing and popping sound. How can I make it stop?

For a while I have this wind sound in my left ear. When I swallow or just move. Sometime there's a buzzing and popping sound. How can I make it stop?

Wax?: Do you use Q-tips? If so, stop. You may have packed wax in your ear canals and that can cause funny sounds. Get checked and see if that is so. Remember the old medical adage: "The only thing that goes in your ears is your elbow or a piano! " ...Read more

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Severe neck pain in the right back area when i move. Flowwed by ear popping mininum numbness in arms and a little nausea. What can this be?

Severe neck pain in the right back area when i move. Flowwed by ear popping mininum numbness in arms and a little nausea. What can this be?

Many things: See your doctor for complete evaluation asap, as this could represent a significant problem, since symptoms involve the head, neck, upper back, and extremities. ...Read more

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Hello, i'm having a sort of crackling sound in my brain whenever i move my head. Feels like popcorn popping or chips cracking. No headache or anything?

Hello, i'm having a sort of crackling sound in my brain whenever i move my head. Feels like popcorn popping or chips cracking. No headache or anything?

Neck?: We generally do not hear things in our brain, but it is possible that you are hearing some crunching in the neck bones when you move your head, or possibly some issues inside your ear canal could be triggering this. Please see a doctor. In either event, it is likely this is not a worrisome thing, just annoying, but perhaps can be treated. ...Read more

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Why my ears always popping and feel stopped up?

Why my ears always popping and feel stopped up?

Nasal congestion: Your ears congestion is likely related to nasal congestion and this can be from nasal allergies or sinus disease. Consult an allergist or ENT for proper diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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How can I stop my ears from popping?

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

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What can I do about the popping in my ears?

What can I do about the popping in my ears?

Nasal sprays, tube : Popping in the ears are due to Eustachian tube (ET)dysfunction. The ET is responsible for equalizing the pressure behind and outside the eardrum. If the ET does not work properly, you may sense a popping when it opens. ETD occurs when the tube is too swollen to open regularly. Nasal steroids are often used to decrease that swelling. A tube in the eardrum can bypass the ET to provide relief also. ...Read more

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My ears keep popping when i yawn. Is this serious?

My ears keep popping when i yawn. Is this serious?

No: When yawning, you open your eustachian tube, which connects the back of your throat to your ear. This allows air to go into your ear producing the popping sensation. This is a normal phenomenon. ...Read more

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What is wrong with me if my ear is constantly popping?

What is wrong with me if my ear is constantly popping?

See below: People with eustachian tube dysfunction can get popping in their ears. Other possible causes includes popping of jaw joint when opening mouth and hair or skin debris in contact with the ear drum. See an ENT doctor. ...Read more

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Why are my ears popping every couple of miles in the air?

Why are my ears popping every couple of miles in the air?

Air pressure: It has to do with changes in air pressure and the connection between the middle ear space and the back of your nose which is where the eustachian tube connects the 2. Chewing gum, yawning or trying to gently blow your nose while blocking the nasal passages can help. As it will help to equalize the pressure. The popping you feel is the pressure equalizing and is normal. ...Read more

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What do you suggest if my ear won't stop popping/cracking?

What do you suggest if my ear won't stop popping/cracking?

Have a cold or URI?: Any type of inflammation such as a cold or allergies will cause this problem . It is usually in the middle ear. Takes time. Are you a smoker or have sleep apnea ?
This can add to the problem. See an ent for further dx and treatment. ...Read more

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What to do if I have been having this ear popping problem?

What to do if I have been having this ear popping problem?

Normal: Whenever you swallow the Eustachian tube opens and gases from the back of the nose enter the middle ear space to equalize normal barometric pressure. The only other possibility is that you may have become aware of muscle contraction of the middle ear muscles. This could be related to anxiety. Rarely a muscle relaxant may help the latter problem. If this really bothers you, see an ENT doctor. ...Read more

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Help docs! i had a minor cold and now my ears keep popping?

Help docs! i had a minor cold and now my ears keep popping?

That is likely due : To residual congestion. If the eustachian tube is not draining your ears consistently then pressure can build up. There can be popping sounds when pressure is released. Have you tried taking a decongestant? ...Read more

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My ear keeps blocking and needs popping to unblock but crackles ?

My ear keeps blocking and needs popping to unblock but crackles ?

Eustachian tube: Eustachian tube dysfunction. Often seen with or after allergy exacerbation/ cold / sinus infection. Keep popping your ears several times a day, try saline nasal spray or rinse, otc antihistamine/ decongestant (e.g. Claritin+/- d). You may also try afrin spray for a couple of days only. See an ENT doctor if this doesn't help. ...Read more

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What are possible reasons that my ear makes popping noises at night?

What are possible reasons that my ear makes popping noises at night?

Eustachian tube: When you lie down, there is relative congestion of your nasal passages. This can reduce the function/efficiency of your eustachian tube in equalizing pressure into your ears. ...Read more

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My left was popping a lot, and now i hear grinding in that ear, what could it be?

My left was popping a lot, and now i hear grinding in that ear, what could it be?

TMJ/TMD: The most common musculoskeletal disorder causing orofacial pain is a temporomandibular disorder (tmd).
Possible degenerative disorders primarily affect the articular surfaces of the tmj.
Rec. See an orofacial specialist to rule out osteoarthritis and further investigation. ...Read more

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My ear has been stuffed up since 10/17 after a flight. No popping whatsoever. What can I do to resolve this?

My ear has been stuffed up since 10/17 after a flight. No popping whatsoever. What can I do to resolve this?

Barotrauma: Most cases of persistent barotrauma can be treated with decongestants (afrin, sudafed, etc. However, if your symptoms are not go away, you should see a doctor for help . ...Read more

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My ears are always popping and i can't get them back to normal, i flew on a plane 2 years ago and it hasnt been the same since?

My ears are always popping and i can't get them back to normal, i flew on a plane 2 years ago and it hasnt been the same since?

Eustachian tube blok: Eustachian tubes must be inflamed and blocked. Ent eval is important to preserve your hearing.
Also try a mucous free diet for a while. Warm saline gargles. Warm 'nasya' oil drop to nostrils while lying on bed with nose straight up, then roll the head slowly side to side to get the warm oil to the eustachian tube openings to soothe and relax the openings. ...Read more

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My girl keeps having riging and popping in the ears what would it be ?

My girl keeps having riging and popping in the ears what would it be ?

Congestion maybe: Acute ringing or popping sensation can occur when the estuchian tube is congested due to cold, sinusitis, etc. Leading to pressure differences between the inner and outer ear. In children, this can potentially lead into an ear infection or otitis media. Have your pediatrician check the ears. ...Read more

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Can ear popping be part of tmj?

Can ear popping be part of tmj?

Absolutely: That is one of the most common and cardinal signs that patients are aware of. ...Read more

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Why are my ears popping at higher altitude?

Why are my ears popping at higher altitude?

Air pressure: It has to do with changes in air pressure and the connection between the middle ear space and the back of your nose which is where the eustachian tube connects the 2. Chewing gum, yawning or trying to gently blow your nose while blocking the nasal passages can help. As it will help to equalize the pressure. The popping you feel is the pressure equalizing and is normal. ...Read more

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Where can I find relief from TMJ and ear popping?

Where can I find relief from TMJ and ear popping?

TMJ Relief: See a dentist who specializes in TMJ disorders. Your "ear popping" is likely popping of the tmjs. ...Read more