Why Do Ears Pop When I Swallow
‘œYou should swallow your saliva to make your ears pop.’ You may have experienced these a few times before, and you may have been given this advice by a lot of people when you get to high altitudes. This advice to swallow to make your ears pop is given to people who find that their ears clog up due to the sudden change in altitude, and this is done to get your hearing to return to normal. There are some people however who suffer from popping ears when they swallow even when there is no change in altitude and this is why they ask, ‘œWhy do my ears pop when I swallow?’
Causes for Popping Ears When Swallowing
When you wonder to yourself ‘œwhy do my ears pop when I swallow’ even when you are not at high altitudes, you may have a problem with the pressure in your ears.
Home Remedies to Relieve Pressure in Ears
Aside from swallowing, people find that yawning, sniffing, or gargling with salted warm water can help them relieve the pressure that is in their ears due to sinus problems and to colds.