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UN guidelines unveiled to prevent rising hearing loss among young smartphone listeners.

More than one billion 12 to 35-year-olds, risk irreversible hearing loss from exposure to loud sounds. Click Here to Read More

Heart Disease and Hearing Loss

There are various known risk factors for the development of cardiovascular disease, including diet and lifestyle, family history, and age, as well as conditions such as diabetes, hypertension, and other vascular diseases.  But what does all that have to do with your ears? THE LINK A growing body of research suggests that hearing loss and […]

Answering the Popular Question: Can Using Earbuds Lead to Hearing Loss?

A study in the Journal of the American Medical Association linked the use of headphones and earbuds to a significant increase in hearing loss in young people. Click Here to Read More

Signs of memory problems could be symptoms of hearing loss instead.

Older adults concerned about displaying early symptoms of Alzheimer’s disease should also consider a hearing check-up, suggest recent findings. Click Here to Read More

Can a Hearing Aid Make My Hearing Worse?

We’ll just get straight to the point.  No, a properly fit hearing aid will not make your hearing worse.  The key to the answer lies in the phrase “properly fit”.  There are several steps involved in ensuring that a hearing aid is fit properly. STEP 1 THE HEARING TEST AND PATIENT HISTORY STAGE Gathering information […]

Mechanism helps explain the ear’s exquisite sensitivity.

The human ear, like those of other mammals, is so extraordinarily sensitive that it can detect sound-wave-induced vibrations of the eardrum that move by less than the width of an atom. Click Here to Read More

What Can Cause Hearing Loss?

The auditory system (outer, middle and inner ear) is the sensory system for hearing.  And like any other sensory system in the body (vision, touch, smell) it is likely to change how well it works over time.  There are any number of reasons why your auditory system may not work as well tomorrow as it […]

What Causes Hearing Loss?

The auditory system (outer, middle and inner ear) is the sensory system for hearing.  And like any other sensory system in the body (vision, touch, smell) it is likely to change how well it works over time.  There are any number of reasons why your auditory system may not work as well tomorrow as it […]

Hearing Loss Threatens Mind, Life and Limb

Poor hearing is not just an annoying inconvenience. Click Here to Read More

Smokers have an increased risk of hearing loss.

It is a well-known fact that smoking is not good for your health in many ways. Click Here to Read More