Famous Meniere's Disease Patients

Who are Some Famous Meniere’s Disease Patients?

What is Meniere’s Disease?

Meniere’s disease was first identified and described in 1861 by Dr. Prosper Meniere, a french doctor. Meniere’s disease is a hearing loss disorder affecting the inner ear that can cause a range of symptoms. Patients typically report experiencing severe pain or pressure in the inner ear, intermittent hearing loss,

What is Meniere’s Disease?

What is Meniere’s Disease?

Your ears provide you with the ability to hear and help you remain balanced. However, when this becomes disrupted, your life can become topsy-turvy. Unfortunately, when this happens, it’s your ears that are the culprit, and it often points to a chronic condition. When this occurs, Meniere’s disease could be the culprit. While this condition is not very well known,

Fireworks Hearing Safety Tips

Protecting Your Hearing from Fireworks

With the Fourth of July around the corner, the use of fireworks is a common tradition for many. While viewing a fireworks light show can be mesmerizing, you need to be careful of noise-induced hearing loss. Fireworks are loud, so loud that they measure anywhere from 140 to 160 dB, which is louder than a jet engine.

Ways to Support Your Hearing

Easy Ways to Support Your Hearing

Having the ability to hear is a blessing, and you should consider yourself lucky each and every day. Being able to hear allows you to listen to your favorite song, hear your favorite person’s voice, and will enable you to be fully immersed in the world around you. Unfortunately, just because you have the ability to hear doesn’t mean it will always stick around.

Osteoporosis and Hearing Loss

The Connection Between Osteoporosis and Hearing Loss

Did you know that there are diseases that can increase a person’s chances of developing hearing loss? Osteoporosis is a condition that can affect a person at any age, man or woman, and may be considered to be a lesser-known illness, even though it can be a major threat to your body, and as studies have found,

Autism Auditory Tips

Autism Auditory Tips for Autism Awareness Month

Those on the autism spectrum often contend with sound sensitivity, which can come in many different flavors. Some individuals may be hypersensitive to sound, making it hard for them not to concentrate on every single sound. While others on the spectrum can suffer from hyposensitivity, where they do not reply to sight, sounds, or touch.

Spring Harms Your Hearing

Can Spring Harm Your Hearing? Learn More About the Dangers of Spring

Ahh, spring is here, and do you know what that means? Longer days and warmer weather, finally, right? After a long winter (and especially after quarantining), we can quickly go stir crazy by being cooped up inside the house all day. When the temperature starts to rise, the majority of people tend to make the most of the hotter weather outside.

Hearing Loss Friendly Easter

How to Have a Hearing Loss Friendly Easter Egg Hunt

With Easter around the bend, many are in the final planning stages for their Easter celebration. For many, Easter means quality time with family and friends, candy, and Easter egg hunts. Hunting for Easter eggs has become a well-known tradition that is loved by all, both young and old. It’s exciting to open up your Easter eggs to uncover the goodies they contain after you’ve searched high and low for them during an Easter egg hunt.

Dark Chocolate and Hearing Loss

Dark Chocolate and Hearing Loss: Can One Help the Other?

With Valentine’s Day earlier this month, this is one of the biggest times of the year (minus Halloween) for chocolate. While your sweet tooth may be kicked into gear this month, being picky about the type of chocolate you consume could pay off by improving your health and even your hearing. Eating raw cacao, or dark chocolate that contains at least 70% cacao,

Hearing Loss Diseases

Hearing Loss Diseases: The Unknown Causes of Hearing Loss

Typically when we think of the reasons why hearing loss occurs, we often think of noise-induced hearing loss (hearing loss due to loud noise) or being born without the ability to hear. While these causes are true, there are other hearing loss diseases that can have the same effect. Conditions that inhibit a person’s ability to hear can affect a person at birth or even later on in life.