December 08, 2016 by Contributor in Hearing

FDA Eases Up on Hearing Aid Rules

Latest Hearing News WEDNESDAY, Dec. 7, 2016 (HealthDay News) — Getting a hearing aid should be less of a hassle — and eventually less expensive — under new rules introduced by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. The FDA said on Wednesday it will no longer enforce a requirement that

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December 07, 2016 by Contributor in Hearing

Eustachian Tube Problems (Ear Tube Dysfunction, Blockage)

Middle Ear Infection Symptoms In general, adults with an ear infection may have one or more of these symptoms and signs: Ringing in ears Dizziness Fever Headache Nausea and/or vomiting. Click for more middle ear infection symptoms and signs » Eustachian tube definition and facts The Eustachian tube originates in

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October 10, 2016 by Contributor in Hearing

Study Suggests Genetic Link to Middle Ear Infections

Latest Hearing News FRIDAY, Oct. 7, 2016 (HealthDay News) — Researchers say they’ve found a potential genetic link to a child’s higher risk of middle ear infections. These painful infections are the most frequent reason kids are given antibiotics, according to the researchers. They said the new discovery could lead

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October 07, 2016 by Contributor in Hearing

New Clues to Age-Related Hearing Loss

Latest Hearing News THURSDAY, Oct. 6, 2016 (HealthDay News) — When background noise makes it hard to carry on a conversation, many older people chalk it up to hearing loss. But a new, small study finds that the problem may not just be in your ear, but also in your

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September 26, 2016 by Contributor in Hearing

Swimmer’s Ear

Earache (Ear Pain) Symptoms Ear pain can be caused by conditions within the ear, the ear canal, or it may affect visible portions of the ear. Infections of the ear include infections of the middle ear (otitis media), outer ear (swimmer’s ear or otitis externa). An earache also can be

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September 23, 2016 by Contributor in Hearing

The ‘Love Hormone’ May Quiet Tinnitus

Title: The ‘Love Hormone’ May Quiet TinnitusCategory: Health NewsCreated: 9/22/2016 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 9/23/2016 12:00:00 AM

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