Medicine Side Effects

Hearing loss can be caused by many factors, including some that can be unavoidable, like aging. One of the unfortunate and sometimes an unknown cause of hearing loss can occur through the medicine you are taking. It’s very important to remain mindful of the side effects of certain medications as well as educate yourself in […]

Degrees of Hearing Loss

  Educating yourself and others about the specifics of hearing loss is an important and necessary way to deal with this condition. One of the most informative, yet overlooked, details about hearing loss is the multiple degrees and severities of it. For example, it is important to know what exactly classifies someone with hearing loss […]

Depression and Hearing Loss

  Hearing loss can impede your communication skills with others, but it is not a process someone should handle on their own. Losing your hearing can inhibit many of your daily functions which can take a toll on your psyche. Depression, anxiety and other forms of mental illness have been linked to those suffering from […]

Importance of Hearing Loss Statistics and Education

  Hearing loss affects millions of Americans, so understanding how big of impact it has and some of the major causes can help prevent or moderate this disease. According to hearingloss.org, hearing loss is the third most common physical condition after heart disease and arthritis. Hearing loss affects about 38 million Americans and tinnitus affects […]

Diabetes and Hearing Loss

  It’s always important to keep an eye out for potential side-effects of diseases if they are not taken care of properly. One of the more difficult side-effects of the common disease, diabetes, is sensorineural hearing loss. Sensorineural hearing loss has been shown to be more common in diabetic patients than non-diabetic patients. Some studies […]

Tinnitus

  Are you or someone you know experiencing a constant ringing in the ear and can’t seem to get rid of it? You may be suffering from tinnitus. This is the sensation of buzzing, ringing or whistling in the ear. It is a form of hearing loss as it impedes your ability to hear other […]

Diet and Hearing Loss Prevention

Many of us know the importance of healthy dieting and the long lasting effects it can have on the body. Dieting is a wonderful technique to possibly lengthening your life, improving your immune system and providing more energy. What many do not know about dieting is its impact on hearing. Diet can prevent hearing loss […]