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Posted: 5/21/2003 10:23:14 PM EST
When I'm stretching and yawning, I lose almost all my hearing capabilty for a couple of seconds. OK science guys, why does this happen? And, is it only me?
Link Posted: 5/21/2003 10:27:29 PM EST
Married??? its subconscience. Save the ears and just simply tell the wife "SHUT THE FUCK UP!"
Link Posted: 5/21/2003 10:38:22 PM EST
Originally Posted By rainman: And, is it only me?
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Nope.
Link Posted: 5/21/2003 10:42:19 PM EST
[Last Edit: 5/21/2003 10:42:40 PM EST by raven]
Change of pressure in the tube that connects the inside of your eardrum to your mouth cavity and your outer ear canal when you yawn.
Link Posted: 5/21/2003 10:50:08 PM EST
Originally Posted By raven: Change of pressure in the tube that connects the inside of your eardrum to your mouth cavity and your outer ear canal when you yawn.
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It is called the eustachian tube and it is conceivable that something about the movement closes it.
Link Posted: 5/21/2003 10:51:21 PM EST
Eustacheon tubes.
Link Posted: 5/21/2003 10:58:55 PM EST
Could this cause problems in a tactical situation? [;)]
Link Posted: 5/21/2003 11:17:49 PM EST
Happendds to me. Because the jaw bone closes the ear canal.
Link Posted: 5/21/2003 11:26:10 PM EST
How come it doesn't happen when you open your mouth all the way then?
Link Posted: 5/21/2003 11:28:14 PM EST
Originally Posted By rainman: How come it doesn't happen when you open your mouth all the way then?
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Ummmmmm.............pressure maybe?? I don't know.
Link Posted: 5/22/2003 12:04:47 AM EST
OH man you had it! no hope[:(]
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