A new study reveals that advancements are being made to prevent hearing loss caused by ototoxic medications.
Central hearing loss is caused by disorders in the brainstem or brain and is commonly associated with learning disabilities, mainly Central Auditory Processing Disorder (CAPD). Those who suffer from CAPD can experience the inability to read or study with background noise or listen when multiple conversations are happening at once, and other similar issues. CAPD […]
Over 37 million Americans suffer from migraines, which are primary headaches accompanied by other symptoms like light and sound sensitivity, nausea, and blurred vision, among other things. Symptoms can last a few hours to several days. Unfortunately, people who suffer from migraines are also at higher risk for other health conditions. Studies have shown those […]
Have you noticed a loved one constantly asking for others to repeat themselves or leaning in as if they’re straining to hear the conversation? If so, it’s time to speak to them about the possibility of hearing loss. It may be a scary or awkward conversation to have but it is very important to do […]
Hearing loss is commonly overlooked by parents as a possible contributor to developmental issues in young children until it is formally diagnosed and addressed. Unfortunately, hearing loss can delay speech and language development which can lead to lack of academic achievement and even social isolation due to communication barriers. There are multiple possible causes of […]