Hearing

Tinnitis

Natural Way to Beat Ringing in the Ears

You’re trying to fall asleep, but that annoying ringing in your ears just won’t quit. You toss and turn, but…

Hearing Aids

Health Hazards of Hearing Loss—and Hearing Aids That Help

For most people, age-related hearing loss, also known as presbycusis, happens so slowly that they don’t notice it at first.…

Hearing Aids

SoundBite Hearing Aid Worn Inside the Mouth

Imagine being completely deaf in one ear. You can hear most things but not soft sounds that come from your…

Hearing Loss

Poorly Controlled Diabetes Linked to Hearing Loss

Needing to turn up the volume on the TV or radio yet again…straining to catch a dinner companion’s words in…

Hearing

Are These Common Pills Harming Your Hearing?

Headaches, muscle aches, toothaches, menstrual cramps—whatever type of workaday pain you're prone to, chances are that you reach for an…

Hearing

Earwax Removal: A Simple Solution for Hearing Loss…and How to Do It Safely

Earwax, or cerumen, is an antibacterial agent that protects and lubricates the ear canal. But accumulations of earwax can cause…

Tinnitis

Do-It-Yourself Tinnitus Treatment

Tweak Your Favorite Tunes to Lessen the Din Tinnitus can be like the soundtrack to a scary movie—a constant, high-…

Tinnitis

Brain Retraining Eases Tinnitus

Anyone who has experienced tinnitus -- an uncontrolled ringing or roaring noise in the ears -- knows how maddening it…

Hearing

Clean Your Ears!

Ever hear the one about the guy who lit a candle and stuck it in his ear? People actually do…

Tinnitis

Help for Tinnitus

Ringing. Buzzing. Roaring. That’s what tinnitus sufferers hear when others hear silence. About half of those with tinnitus hear the…

Hearing

How to Solve Your Earwax Problems

Wax build-up in your ears is usually harmless in and of itself -- but it can actually trigger a number…

Hearing Aids

How to Convince a Loved One to Get a Hearing Aid

About 36 million Americans suffer from hearing loss—but only one in five people who would benefit from a hearing aid…

Hearing

Self-Test for Hearing Loss

How You "Hear" Humming Gives Clue to Cause of Hearing Loss Suddenly not being able to hear as well as…

Hearing Loss

Protect Your Ears

Q. I’m concerned that the very loud music blasted in restaurants will cause hearing loss. I complain, but waiters ignore…

Tinnitis

New Treatments for Tinnitus

Technology Diminishes Annoying Symptoms A friend told me recently about the time she asked her husband why there were so…