The sounds can include, tapping, clicking, and other noises.
They can switch ears, and their intensityand volume can change.
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It’s a common problem in older people andpeople who have been exposed to loud noises, like people who work in clubs or constructionwork.
It could also affect people who normally turnthe volume up too loud while listening to music using headphones.
Other common causes are: – Excessive ear wax;- Ear infections; – Eardrum injuries;- Medication such as antibiotics and aspirin; – Jaw or dental problems;- Heart problems; – Depression and stress.
There are several ways to treat this buzzing, but the best thing to do is find out what is causing the buzzing and prevent it from happening again.
In today’s video, we’re going to explore some of the natural remedies that can help reduce this problem: AcupunctureSeveral studies have confirmed that acupuncture really helps with the buzzing.
If your acupuncturist studies Chinese medicine, he’ll know how to treat the problem.
This treatment normally lasts about 10 sessions.
Ginkgo BilobaGinkgo Biloba is a medicinal plant that can improve your blood circulation, especially to your head.
If the buzzing is happening due to bad circulation, this plant can help a lot.
Ear candling is an old natural medicine technique.
You burn a cone made of gauze, paraffin and bee’s wax, and it helps fight infections and swelling.
The heat generated from the cone, together with the easy pressure generated from the burning, naturally clears out your ears and respiratory tracts.
ZincSeveral studies show that zinc reduces the buzzing sounds.
You can eat foods with high levels of zinc such as oysters, pumpkin seeds, beans, almonds, sesame, and flax seed.
Vitamin B12Most people who hear this buzzing are lacking vitamin B12.
If that’s your case, eating foods rich in vitamin B12 is a great choice.
Normally the foods with the highest levels of B12 are of animal origin, but if you’re a vegetarian, you can look for supplements.