March 03, 2017 by Contributor in Hearing

Hearing Loss May Double in United States by 2060

By Steven ReinbergHealthDay Reporter Latest Hearing News THURSDAY, March 2, 2017 (HealthDay News) — As the U.S. population ages, millions more will face the prospect of losing their hearing, researchers report. Among American adults 20 and older, hearing loss is expected to increase from 44 million in 2020 (15 percent

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March 02, 2017 by Contributor in Hearing

Finally, Proof That Hearing Aids Help

Latest Hearing News THURSDAY, March 2, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Millions of older Americans are hard of hearing, but solid evidence about the value of hearing aids has been lacking — until now. New research findings “provide firm evidence that hearing aids do, in fact, provide significant benefit to older

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February 13, 2017 by Contributor in Hearing

Pop! Goes That Balloon, and Maybe Your Hearing

Latest Hearing News FRIDAY, Feb. 10, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Blowing up your kid’s birthday balloons could end in a bang — and hearing loss, new research suggests. The Canadian study found that a bursting balloon can create sound that’s louder than a shotgun and might damage hearing. “Hearing loss

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February 08, 2017 by Contributor in Hearing

For Millions of Americans, Everyday Life Takes Toll on Their Hearing

By Dennis ThompsonHealthDay Reporter Latest Hearing News TUESDAY, Feb. 7, 2017 (HealthDay News) — The noise of modern life causes permanent hearing damage to many U.S. adults who don’t even suspect they’ve experienced a loss, federal researchers reported Tuesday. Up to now, it’s been suspected that work-related noise has been

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February 06, 2017 by Contributor in Hearing

Ear Wax Removal

Earache (Ear Pain) Symptoms Pain in the ear can occur because of conditions within the ear, the ear canal, or affecting the visible portion of the ear. Symptoms of impacted ear wax that may cause ear pain include: Hearing problems Ringing in the ears Cough Itching in the ear canal

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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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