High Risk Factors To Hearing Loss

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Below are some of the common risk factors for hearing loss. You should contact your audiologist immediately if you have any concerns about your hearing. Heart Disease Thyroid Problems High Blood Pressure Multiple Sclerosis High Cholesterol Exposure to Loud Noises Diabetes Ototoxic & Herbal Medication Family History Tinnitus (ringing in the ears)

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Do I Have A Hearing Problem?

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Ask yourself the following questions if you might think you have a hearing problem. If you answer “yes” to three or more of these questions, you could have a hearing problem and may need to have your hearing checked by an audiologist.   Do I have a problem hearing on the telephone?   Do I have trouble …

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Do I Have A Hearing Problem?

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Like any medical condition, the sooner you address hearing loss the better. Here are 10 common signs that you may have hearing loss. 1. You have trouble hearing on the telephone. Mobile and landline phones are equipped with a volume control setting, so you might not have trouble hearing your friend, co-worker or client because you’ve amped the telephone …

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What Causes Hearing Loss?

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Each type of hearing loss may have several different causes. Exposure to loud noise is a common cause of both hearing loss and tinnitus. Infections are also a common cause, as are birth defects, genetics and reaction to drugs, especially chemotherapy or drugs used for cancer treatment. Here are the different causes of each type …

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What are some common symptoms of hearing loss?

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Hearing loss can manifest in many different ways. Depending on the degree or severity of the hearing loss, symptoms can range from occasional difficulty understanding words to inability to communicate with others and social isolation. While there are a few different types of hearing loss and many different causes, the symptoms are generally similar regardless of type or cause. …

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The Impacts of Tinnitus

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Impact of Tinnitus Tinnitus incurs significant personal, social, and financial costs, both for individual patients and for society at-large. Discover the proven tools and therapies that can minimize the burden of your tinnitus and improve your quality of life. Tinnitus is a diverse condition that manifests in many forms; it can be acute or chronic, …

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