Hearing Loss and Diabetes

Hearing Loss and Diabetes

Researchers exam the link between hearing loss and lifestyle factors believed to play an important role in diabetes care and managementRecent studies have linked Hearing Loss to a rise in Diabetes. An estimated 30.3 million people in the United States have diabetes,...

Understanding Tinnitus

Do you (or a loved one) experience a ringing in your ears that no one else can hear? If so, you are not alone. Tinnitus isn’t a condition itself — it’s a symptom of an underlying condition, such as age-related hearing loss, ear injury or a circulatory system disorder.

Making Sense of Your Audiogram

An audiogram is the standard test to measure and understand a person’s hearing loss. An audiogram is a graph that shows the softest sounds a person can hear at different pitches or frequencies. Each sound a person hears has a different pitch and loudness. An audiogram...

5 Steps to Talking to Loved Ones About Hearing Loss

When your family and friends gather around the table for the holidays it may become apparent that one or more of your loved ones are suffering from hearing loss. Despite your best intentions talking to loved ones about hearing loss can be a difficult task, they likely...