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Medical Minute: Options Improve To Help With Plugged Ear Passageways

Frequent flyers probably know the feeling of  plugged ears -- for those experiencing ear pain, the options to help have now improved.
Frequent flyers probably know the feeling of plugged ears -- for those experiencing ear pain, the options to help have now improved.
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Passageways from your middle ears into your throat, called the eustachian tubes, can become blocked, causing problems like infections or pain and muffled hearing with airplane landings. Tune in to this medical minute to learn about a new way some Ear, Nose and Throat surgeons are treating this problem — and it doesn’t involve tubes in your ears!

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This segment originally aired on Oct. 12, 2017. 

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