What happens before surgery?
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How can I help my child receive the most benefit from their cochlear implant?
What can I expect a cochlear implant to achieve in my child?
Can a patient hear immediately after the operation?
Researchers at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston found that consuming at least two servings of fish and omega-3s each week could help prevent or delay hearing loss.
Your child has an earache. After your first visit to a physician you may hear some of the following terms related to the diagnosis and treatment of this common childhood disorder.
Many medical conditions can affect your hearing health. Treatment of these and other hearing losses can often lead to improved or restored hearing. If left undiagnosed and untreated, some conditions can lead to irreversible hearing impairment or deafness.
Study found women who drank more java were less likely to develop tinnitus.
“Sometimes I hear it in both ears, sometimes only in one ear. Sometimes it seems to be right in the middle of my head. It’s not predictable.”
Assistive Listening Devices (ALDs) are devices used in addition to hearing aids and cochlear implants to make more sounds accessible to people with hearing impairment.
How do I get hearing aids? To get hearing aids, you should first have a hearing evaluation to determine the type and amount of your hearing loss. The process begins with a medical and audiologic examination.
You may have seen your doctor because you’ve had labyrinthitis. This inner ear problem can cause you to feel like you are spinning (vertigo). Most of the worst symptoms of vertigo will go away within a week. However, you may feel dizzy at times for another 2 to 3 months.
Katie Mayer has committed to running a half-marathon in each state to raise money and awareness of Meniere’s disease. Katie is running her next marathon in Chicago on September 7, 2014.