Hyperacusis Hyperacusis What if your ears are so sensitive to sound that it hurts? Sound sensitivity, or hyperacusis, is a condition in which people react strongly and negatively to sounds, with pain or discomfort. This effect may seem harmless at first but if you have high sensitivity often also means feeling uncomfortable in situations like… Continue reading Hyperacusis
Swimmers Ear Swimmers Ear Swimmer’s ear is an infection that can be caused by excess moisture in the outer ear canal. This infection often occurs after swimming, which creates a moist environment where bacteria can grow and cause swimmer’s ear. Putting your fingers, cotton swabs or other objects in your ears can lead to swimmer’s… Continue reading Swimmers Ear
How To Cure Tinnitus Naturally Cure Tinnitus Naturally Tinnitus is a condition in which you hear noises when no external sound is present. There are various types of tinnitus, including pulsatile tinnitus and vascular tinnitus. In addition, your hearing may be affected by other medical conditions such as Meniere’s disease or Ménière’s disease. How to… Continue reading How To Cure Tinnitus Naturally
Hearing Aids for Tinnitus Hearing Aids for Tinnitus Tinnitus is a ringing in the ears that can be caused by many different things. It’s not just an annoyance, it can lead to serious health problems like depression and anxiety. Tinnitus is a common symptom of underlying medical conditions, and for many people it can clear… Continue reading Hearing Aids For Tinnitus
How to use ear wax removal drops How to use ear wax removal drops If you find yourself trying to search “how to use ear wax removal drops” on Google, chances are, you’re dealing with an earwax problem. Earwax buildup can be a significant cause of hearing loss. Fortunately, there are OTC medications used to… Continue reading How To Use Ear Wax Removal Drops
VA Hearing Aids VA Hearing Aids VA hearing aids are a great option for those who qualify. They’re free and they come with an incredible warranty that covers the cost of repairs or replacement if your device is lost, stolen, or damaged. You can get a new set of hearing aids every five years. That… Continue reading VA Hearing Aids
Does Medicare Pay for Hearing Aids Medicare pay for hearing aids Hearing loss is a common problem, affecting about 1 in 3 people over age 65 and nearly half of those over 75. It can be caused by aging, genetics or exposure to loud noise. If you’re having trouble hearing what others are saying, you… Continue reading Does Medicare pay for hearing aids?
All About Over the Counter Hearing Aids Over the Counter Hearing Aids Have you been told that hearing aids are too expensive? You can now buy a pair of over the counter hearing aids for less than $200. They’re not as sophisticated or powerful as the ones your audiologist would prescribe, but they still have… Continue reading Over-The-Counter Hearing Aids
How To Service Hearing Aids How To Service Hearing Aids Hearing aids are not just an investment. They serve a big role in the daily lives of people with hearing loss. Hence, they are as important (or even more important) as gadgets that you use every day, such as smartphones, smart watches, etc. That being… Continue reading How To Service Hearing Aids
Ear Candles Ear Candles Ear candles are a popular alternative to medications or surgery for ear pain, but they just aren’t worth the risk. The ear candle is lit and inserted into your ear canal. It’s believed that the heat from the flame softens wax in your ears, which then falls out as you blow… Continue reading Ear Candles – Are they any good?