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Medications and Hearing Loss

Exposure to certain medications can damage hearing.  The U.S Food and Drug Administration does not require testing the effects of new drugs on hearing or balance.  This makes it difficult to know with certainty all of the medications that may affect hearing or balance.  Currently there are more than 200 documented prescriptive or over the […]

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Hearing Loss and Dementia

Recent studies have found a link between hearing loss and dementia.  In a 2013 study headed by Dr. Frank Lin published in the Journal of the American Medical Association, hearing impairment was found to be associated with accelerated cognitive decline in older adults. Just because you have hearing loss does not mean that you will […]

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Tinnitus: What is it and What Can be Done About it?

Pronounced TINN-it-tus, it is defined as the perception of sound in one or both ears or in the head when no external sound is present. It is often referred to as “ringing in the ears,” however some people hear hissing, roaring, whistling, chirping or clicking. It can be intermittent or constant, single or multi-tonal, and […]

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