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    Hello TSR people Soon I have a flight to another country for holidays, but it is a problem because whenever I am in an airplane, my ears hurt verrrry much which makes me feel dizzy. I have searched internet about it but it was useless as things such as chewing gum and drinking a lot of water during flight don't help. Has anybody got any tips of how to reduce the pain?
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    Put chewing gum in your ears
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    Do something else like listen to music or watch a movie and it will distract you from the pain
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    (Original post by datboii)
    Do something else like listen to music or watch a movie and it will distract you from the pain
    It doesn't help
    :bawling:
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    (Original post by Desi123)
    Put chewing gum in your ears
    Tf...
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    This happened to me before. I usually put my head up which helps. Don't read a book during the flight.
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    (Original post by Desi123)
    Put chewing gum in your ears
    PRSOM :toofunny:
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    (Original post by saraxh)
    This happened to me before. I usually put my head up which helps. Don't read a book during the flight.
    Glad I'm not the only one here with this problem. I've never heard that putting head up helps.
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    Once you reach cruising altitude, try blowing you nose while holding you nose and with your mouth shut, force the air to come out through your ears. It may help.
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    Drink alot of water before hand, always helps me

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    (Original post by In2u)
    whenever I am in an airplane, my ears hurt verrrry much
    It is due to a pressure differential between air in the cabin and behind your ear drum. You need to reduce the pressure behind the drum. I find multiple swallowing or gulping, especially holding my nose helps. Start doing it as soon as you feel a pressure change instead of waiting till it hurts and keep doing it while your ears feel odd / deaf.
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    (Original post by mphysical)
    It is due to a pressure differential between air in the cabin and behind your ear drum. You need to reduce the pressure behind the drum. I find multiple swallowing or gulping, especially holding my nose helps. Start doing it as soon as you feel a pressure change instead of waiting till it hurts and keep doing it while your ears feel odd / deaf.
    Thanks!
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    (Original post by In2u)
    It doesn't help
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    Try to sleep if you can. Or use the earbuds they give you. If its that hard then take paracetamol.
 
 
 
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