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My ears keep ringing and I feel dizzy all the time! Help! What can I do?

My ears keep ringing and I feel dizzy all the time! Help! What can I do?

See an ENT: You might have something like meniere's disease and an ENT would be the specialist to help you. Other inner ear problems can lead to these symptoms. ...Read more

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My ears keep ringing but my blood pressure is normal?

My ears keep ringing but my blood pressure is normal?

Many causes: Ears ringing could be many different causes. You will need to see your dr to help sort it out. Causes include infection, allergies, sinusitis, hearing loss, and rarely, tumors of the middle ear/ ear bones. ...Read more

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I'm very lightheaded, my ears keep ringing and my left ear sounds like there is wind going through it. What could this be? I eat regularly.

I'm very lightheaded, my ears keep ringing and my left ear sounds like there is wind going through it. What could this be? I eat regularly.

May be Inner Ear: Light-headedness, ear ringing and wind sound ("whooshing") in one ear can have a long list of causes from simple fluid around the inner ear after a head cold or fluid due to hole ear drum perf. These can resolve on their own. Or a balance organ disorder or unusual migraine aura. At the far end of the spectrum is Truly Bad Things. If not resolving in a few weeks, or worsening now, see your dr. ...Read more

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I have ringing in my ears?

I have ringing in my ears?

Tinnitus: There are many possible causes for Tinnitus. If this has become chronic - would recommend seeing audiologist for audigram and potential Ear/Nose/Throat evaluation. ...Read more

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What would my ears be ringing?

What would my ears be ringing?

Tinnitis: The nerve cells of the ear respond to sound waves to send messages to the brain. Sometimes these cells send messages to the brain without the sound wave stimulus. We are not sure why this occurs. If the cells are injured from trauma or infection or with older age this ringing sound may develop. It is very difficult to treat. Good hearing evaluation is appropriate. Few "cures" exist. ...Read more

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Keep getting a ringing in my ears. Help?

Keep getting a ringing in my ears. Help?

Many causes: There can be many different causes for ringing in the ears, or tinnitus.... You should have a regular check-up with your family physician. Can be blood pressure, medication side-effects, for example- the dr may refer you to ear, nose, throat specialist; also, a dental exam may be needed, to examine for TMJ disorder.... ...Read more

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What can stop my ears from ringing?

What can stop my ears from ringing?

Ringing: Probably nothing. Usually gets better with time due to habituation or central brain plasticity. Can stop caffeine intake, smoking, alcohol, thinking about it, avoid noise exposure. Cognitive therapy sometimes indicated. Hearing aid can be useful ...Read more

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Sometimes, my ears start ringing? Why?

Sometimes, my ears start ringing? Why?

Tinnitus: You should see an otolaryngologist but physical exam is usually normal. Nobody knows the reason why some people develop it. ...Read more

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What can I do to get my ears to stop ringing?

Jaw evaluation: Have your jaw position evaluated. If the jaws are not in proper position, they could be a primary reason for ear symptoms, such as ringing. ...Read more

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Why might it be that my ears start ringing randomly?

Why might it be that my ears start ringing randomly?

Tinnitus: You have tinnitus, which is the perception of sound that your body previously masked the presence of. ...Read more

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What could be causing my ears to be ringing at night?

What could be causing my ears to be ringing at night?

Tinnitus: Some people have ringing in the ears (tinnitus) which is not very loud. So they may not notice it amid the noise and distractions of the day - where as when it is quiet at night - they are more apt to focus on it. Get it checked by you ENT doctor. ...Read more

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My ears have been ringing for a week! What should I do?

My ears have been ringing for a week! What should I do?

Tinnitus: Many possible causes but you have provided no information about yourself such as past or recent medical history, medications, recreational drugs, trauma (blunt or sound). You need to be seen by an ENT and have an Ear exam with an audiogram along with review of medications and medical history. ...Read more

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Should my ears still be ringing a full day after a concert?

Possibly.: 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. Many younger people carry musical devices around and they have ear phones, and attachments so they get all the music, no matter how loud it is. Therefore, it is strongly possible to have tinnitis (ringing) a full day after a concert. ...Read more

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What do you suggest if my ears starting ringing. Then muffled?

See ENT.: I don't know the context in which this happened, but an ENT doctor can have a look into the ears to examine them directly. Is it one ear or both? Did this develop suddenly or gradually? Any pain in the ears? Any dizziness? ...Read more

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How do I stop my ears from ringing after shouting in a loud bar?

How do I stop my ears from ringing after shouting in a loud bar?

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

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My ears have been ringing for hours non stop what does this mean?

My ears have been ringing for hours non stop what does this mean?

See details: It means you have tinnitus and I would urge evaluation by an ENT specialist. There are several causes for this issue. ...Read more

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I'm worried because my ears won't stop ringing, what do you suggest?

Ear ringing: This is called Tinnitis. Best to see an Ear, Nose Throat specialist (ENT) for diagnosis and treatment. There are many possibilities for the cause of your problem. ...Read more

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What do you suggest if my ears have been ringing for a week! Please help!?

What do you suggest if my ears have been ringing for a week! Please help!?

Consider evaluation: Recommend you see your primary care doctor or an ENT specialist for examination and evaluation. There can been many causes of tinnitus of the ear ranging from infection, loud noise exposure, or inner ear abnormalities. ...Read more