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How is nitrogen not exchanged in respiration? [closed]

Air is 78% of nitrogen. When we inhale air, we inhale large amounts of nitrogen when compared to oxygen. How is nitrogen not exchanged? How is it exhaled?
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Can sniffling lead to otitis media? [closed]

Is there any link between excessive sniffling when having a runny nose and otitis media? By sniffling I mean propelling thin watery mucus up one's nose into the nasal cavity rather than pulling thick ...
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Can you relieve the symptoms of sinusitis by creating a negative pressure using your lungs?

There seems to be a lot of more or less effective home remedies for relieving the painful pressure buildup in your sinuses when suffering from cold-related sinusitis. They include things like ...
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Does wrapping hot towel in neck to get rid of sore throat and cold? [closed]

I really interested to know if wrapping a hot towel in neck will help to get rid of sore throat quickly? if yes, then why ?
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What can extreme tinitis and other ear problems be related to?

I am desperate for some kind of help with this. I have a very frustrating inner ear condition which has changed over a few years, becoming seemingly more serious. Having heard many possible causes ...
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What are some of the risks associated with Septoplasty?

I was experiencing nasal blockage for years and I've basically tried everything imaginable. Nasal drainage, nasal sprays (both prescription strength and over the counter), pills, breath-rite etc...And ...
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How to clean ears with hydrogen peroxide? [closed]

What methods are to clean ears with hydrogen peroxide effectively? And is it safe?
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Is regular water incursion into the ear considered beneficial or harmful?

I've never been terribly comfortable getting water in my ear. Others swear part of a proper bathing is rinsing ears out. I can imagine cleansing could be important, I can also envision that water ...
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How effective is deviated septum surgical procedure?

I got back from an ENT specialist yesterday due my nose always being blocked up. I've tried everything from patches, prescription bills, nasal sprays and nothing seemed to help! He prescribed me a ...
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Is there any efficient treatment of Tinnitus (Ear ringing)?

I suffer from the permanent ear ringing called Tinnitus. I just started giving up as I visited many doctors, but unfortunately, without any remarkable recovery. Most of the doctors I've visited ...
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Should everyone with trigeminal neuralgia get imaging studies?

Trigeminal neuralgia is a condition characterized by intermittent pain, usually on one side of the face, somewhere along the distribution of the trigeminal nerve (ear to eye, nose and jaw). Sometimes ...