Hearing Doctors Do More than Treat Hearing Loss

Hearing Doctors Do More than Treat Hearing Loss

For most of us, our sense of hearing is something we take for granted. Our ears drink it all in: conversations with friends and family, music concerts, traffic noise, dogs barking, and babies crying. It isn’t until sounds start to fade that most people consult hearing doctors. Of course, these specialists see plenty of patientsRead more about Hearing Doctors Do More than Treat Hearing Loss[…]

Hearing Loss in Children and How it Impacts Language Development

Hearing Loss in Children and How it Impacts Language Development

Although hearing loss can occur at any age, hearing difficulties at birth or that develop during infancy and the toddler years can have serious consequences. This is because normal hearing is needed to understand spoken language and then, later, to produce clear speech. Consequently, if your child experiences hearing loss during infancy and early childhood,Read more about Hearing Loss in Children and How it Impacts Language Development[…]

Hearing Loss May Be Causing Your Child’s Poor Performance in School

Hearing Loss May Be Causing Your Child’s Poor Performance in School

If your child is performing poorly in class, your initial reaction would most likely be to hire a tutor. While generally this approach works, there are some occasions when hiring a tutor or giving the child extra work doesn’t result in improved performance in class. This is because the root of the problem isn’t addressed.Read more about Hearing Loss May Be Causing Your Child’s Poor Performance in School[…]

Swimmer’s Ear Causes, Treatments, and Prevention

Swimmer’s Ear Causes, Treatments, and Prevention

Don’t be fooled by the name swimmer’s ear. Swimming is not required to get afflicted with swimmer’s ear. In fact, any activity that allows moisture to enter the outer ear can cause swimmer’s ear. The clinical name for swimmer’s ear is “otitis externa.” It is not the same as typical ear infections of the middleRead more about Swimmer’s Ear Causes, Treatments, and Prevention[…]