Month: December 2016

How hearing loss affects your health

Like any other disease, hearing loss is a condition that will influence the normal body functioning. It has direct and indirect effects on a person and other ripple and assumed effects. Many people tend to ignore any signs of hearing loss and try to look for excuses for the conditions thinking they will manage it with time. Apparently, hearing loss either partially or wholly has effects not only on your health but also on your personal life, professional aspect, psychological being and your whole life. People tend to take a long time to accept that indeed it is a...

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How Earwax can block your hearing

Have you ever noticed how not clearing you ears builds up a oily solid substance inside your ear. This substance is called ear wax. Now, even after noticing it, if you are not cleaning it and letting it grow bigger in size, you will gradually start experiencing pain in the ears which will be followed by temporary loss of hearing. Although the condition is temporary, prolonged presence of ear wax can actually cause much more damage than just what we just discussed. Since, we are right now focusing on how ear wax blocks your ability to hear, let me...

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Drugs that cause hearing loss

Believe or not, according to the ASHA (American Speech-Language-Hearing Association) around 200 medicines in the U.S. can unfavorably affect the human auditory system either temporarily or permanently. These medications which are outlined as ototoxic are used to treat diseases pertaining to old age viz. severe infections, heart disease, and cancer. These medicines, as side effects can cause a lot of ear related problems like hearing loss, tinnitus (ringing in the ears), and balance issues by damaging the sensory cells of the cochlea in the inner ear. Here are 5 kinds of drugs that can lead to temporary or permanent...

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The difference between a personal Sound Amplifier and a hearing aid

At first I thought these were the same but as I learnt more about them, I realized that they are very different from one another. I mean both of them are for personal use, both of them are for the hearing impaired and both of them help in listening to the sounds that are not clearly audible. So, when both of them have the same function, what exactly is the difference? If you are looking for the same answer, read the article thoroughly. It could help you in your decision between a Personal Sound Amplifier and a Hearing Aid....

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Are Your Children’s Toys Safe for Their Ears?

Children love noise. It gives them the adrenaline pump which boosts their energy and activity. That being said, exposure to loud noises for prolonged periods of time can actually cause permanent hearing loss in children. While we think we know the noises that we must protect our children from, there is one source of noise that is close to the children, remains unmonitored and has the potential to ruin hearing ability of children. This source is their toys. A simple squeak or a siren can emit a sound upto 90 decibels which is enough to cause trouble and damage...

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