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Kristen Sarah of Hopscotch The Globe always has a pack of gum ready for take off. “Having your ears plugged during a flight can be a horrible experience. You may not be able to prevent this from happening, but you can help it be a less painful experience,” she wrote on her site. “Constantly chewing and swallowing will help pop your ears and relieve the pressure that has built up.”