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over the last 8 years of flying four times each year, ive learned that you can force them to pop. pinching your nose and closing your mouth and blowing is one way. the simple way, is to ask for a coffee cup with a hot towel at the bottom. the steam will loosen up the passages there and your ears will pop!
03-25-2009, 06:27 PM
ive learned that you can force them to pop. pinching your nose and closing your mouth and blowing is one way.
That's called the Valsalva maneuver.
03-26-2009, 02:05 AM
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