The Right Way to Clean Your Ears

Blausen.com staff. "Blausen gallery 2014".That there is a right way to clean your ears proposes that there is a wrong way, and in fact, there is a very wrong way. The wrong way is common, and it violates the first rule of cleaning your ears: don’t i … [Read more]

When Should I Get My Hearing Tested?

When Should I Get My Hearing Tested? Most of the time, people are unaware that they have hearing loss. It occurs so gradually that it’s often undetectable, and on top of that, most family physicians do not routinely test for hearing loss at the y … [Read more]

6 Ways to Save Your Hearing

The World Health Organization estimates that 1.1 billion people are at an increased risk for noise-induced hearing loss, caused by exposure to excessive sound levels from personal music devices and very loud settings such as clubs, bars, concerts, … [Read more]

The Psychology of Hearing Loss

If we seriously want to understand hearing loss, we need to understand both the physical side, which makes hearing increasingly difficult, and the psychological side, which includes the lesser-known emotional responses to the loss of hearing. … [Read more]