Articles for Tag: "ears"

Before you buy: What to know about over-the-counter hearing aids 
Before you buy: What to know about over-the-counter hearing aids
Find out if you need a hearing test before buying.
Here’s how a newborn hearing screening is performed and why it’s so important 
Here’s how a newborn hearing screening is performed and why it’s so important
Learn how this test can rule out conditions that can affect long-term health.
Test your knowledge: Are these hearing tips fact or fiction? 
Test your knowledge: Are these hearing tips fact or fiction?
Does swimming underwater cause ear infections? Just how dangerous are firework blasts? An audiologist weighs in.
Does ear candling work? 
Does ear candling work?
Some common methods to clean your ears can cause significant damage. Learn more.
Hearing loss can impact brain function 
Hearing loss can impact brain function
Embarrassed by a hearing aid? A new study reveals that the decision ‘to wear or not to wear’ can affect cognitive ability.
Can breastfeeding help reduce infant ear infections? 
Can breastfeeding help reduce infant ear infections?
According to recent studies, ear infections in babies aren’t as common as they used to be. Find out why.
7 things you should know about hearing aids 
7 things you should know about hearing aids
If hearing loss is diminishing the quality of your life or that of a loved one, physicians say it might be time to consider hearing aids.