January 10, 2017 by Contributor in Hearing

Ringing in the Ears (Tinnitus) Relief Remedies

Understand 11 causes of ringing in the ears (tinnitus) It is important to realize that the hearing system is one of the most delicate and sensitive mechanisms in the body. Since it is a part of the general nervous system, it is sensitive, to some degree, to anything that affects

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January 10, 2017 by Contributor in Hearing

What Causes Tinnitus?

What Causes Tinnitus? Medical Author: John P. Cunha, DO, FACOEP John P. Cunha, DO, FACOEP John P. Cunha, DO, is a U.S. board-certified Emergency Medicine Physician. Dr. Cunha’s educational background includes a BS in Biology from Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey, and a DO from the Kansas City

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January 04, 2017 by Contributor in Hearing

Earwax There to Protect Your Hearing, Doctors Say

Latest Hearing News TUESDAY, Jan. 3, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Trying to remove your earwax can lead to ear damage, doctors warn. The body produces earwax (or “cerumen”) to clean and protect ears. The wax collects dirt, dust and other matter, preventing them from getting farther into the ear, according

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December 30, 2016 by Contributor in Hearing

Could Anemia Cause Hearing Loss?

By Randy DotingaHealthDay Reporter Latest Hearing News THURSDAY, Dec. 29, 2016 (HealthDay News) — Hearing loss may be linked to iron deficiency anemia — a combination of low levels of iron and red blood cells, new research suggests. The study found that people with iron deficiency anemia have more than

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December 20, 2016 by Contributor in Hearing

Everyday Pain Relievers May Be Linked to Hearing Loss in Some Women

Latest Hearing News MONDAY, Dec. 19, 2016 (HealthDay News) — Long-term use of over-the-counter pain relievers may be associated with increased risk of hearing loss in some women, a new study says. Women who used ibuprofen (Advil, Motrin) or acetaminophen (Tylenol) for six years or more were more likely to

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December 16, 2016 by Contributor in Hearing

Fewer Americans Under 70 Have Hearing Loss, Study Finds

By Amy NortonHealthDay Reporter Latest Hearing News THURSDAY, Dec. 15, 2016 (HealthDay News) — Americans younger than 70 may be hearing better now compared with 15 years ago, a new government study suggests. Researchers found that hearing loss appears to be on the decline among Americans in their 40s, 50s

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