For Millions of America...

For Millions of Americans, Everyday Life Takes Toll on Their Hearing By Dennis ThompsonHealthDay Reporter 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...

Earwax 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 and...

Pop! Goes That Balloon,...

Pop! Goes That Balloon, and Maybe Your Hearing 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...

Finally, Proof That Hea...

Finally, Proof That Hearing Aids Help 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...

Hearing Loss May Double...

Hearing Loss May Double in United States by 2060 By Steven ReinbergHealthDay Reporter 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

Hearing Loss Prevention Tips Everyone. No matter how old or young you are, too much exposure to loud noise can permanently damage your hearing. Whether it’s the screech of a chain saw, the sudden blast of a hunting rifle, or the roar of a lawn mower, exposure to loud sounds can...