Hearing Loss is the Number One Disability in the World

Hearing Loss is the Number One Disability in the World

Hearing loss is prevalent in modern societies as a result of the combined effects of noise, aging, disease, and heredity. Loss of hearing is the number one disability in the world; approximately 28 million Americans suffer some type of hearing loss. In addition, 15 of every 1000 people under the age of 18 have a hearingRead more about Hearing Loss is the Number One Disability in the World[…]

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[…]

Your Hearing Loss May Be Due to Excess Wax Buildup

Your Hearing Loss May Be Due to Excess Wax Buildup

One cause of hearing loss that is sometimes overlooked is excess buildup of wax in the ear canal. Fortunately this cause of hearing loss has a simple solution. Wax blockage is a temporary obstruction of the ear canal with wax, also called cerumen. The ear canal is lined with hair follicles and glands that produceRead more about Your Hearing Loss May Be Due to Excess Wax Buildup[…]