Balance & Hearing Health - What You Need To Know

While we will look at several reasons for balance problems, one is becoming more common quickly. The nerve damaging effects of diabetes and prediabetes that causes hearing loss can also cause balance problems. Over time, blood sugar levels that are too high or too low can damage nerves that affect…

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Pre-Diabetes, Diabetes & Hearing Loss

Hearing loss due to diabetes and pre-diabetes is often overlooked. Most people are aware that hearing loss can be caused by aging, repeated exposure to loud noise, and even one very loud noise event, high blood sugar is not readily connected to hearing loss. Prevalence of Diabetic Hearing Loss According…

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Is Red Wine Good for Your Hearing?

You have most likely heard that a single glass of red wine is good for your overall health. Although chances are though that you have never heard that it is good for your hearing health, its appears to be true. Peer reviewed scientific studies, the good standard in research, have…

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Self Fitting Hearing Aids - Do They Work?

Self fitting hearing aids are relatively new product that has only recently appeared in the American marketplace. You can think of them as the ultimate do-it-yourself hearing healthcare project and as an extension of our ever increasingly complex but self-reliant technology-based world. Warning: Hearing loss may be a symptom of…

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4 In 1 New Years Resolution

Increase Physical Activity One example of increasing physical activity is restoring interest in team sports. If a person cannot hear well enough to play to their full potential they, and likely their teammates will be disappointed by their performance and avoid playing. Hearing aids not only help people hear better…

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Living 1 Day With Moderate Hearing Loss

Understanding hearing loss and the day-to-day difficulties people experience living with significant hearing loss is not easy. Hearing loss simulators and a variety of audio and visual media can give you a glimpse into what hearing losses like for a few moments, but it does not simulate what it is…

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