More on Hearing
Can Rheumatoid Arthritis Cause Hearing Loss?
Studies show that people with rheumatoid arthritis are more likely to have hearing loss. Here's what you can do if you think you might be affected.
Hearing Loss: What My Dad Wants You to Know
Every aspect of my dad’s life is affected by his hearing loss. Here, he shares his story.
Hearing Loss: Causes, Protections and Treatments
Hearing loss is a problem for millions of aging boomers. What many people don’t know is that hearing loss is more than in inconvenience. Hearing loss increases the risk of developing dementia. For expert advice on this topic I turned to Katherine Bou...
Hearing Loss Addressed Early Can Help Protect Brain
Since mild hearing loss is considered part of normal aging it’s rarely treated until the loss is at a later stage. However, now that hearing loss is known to affect our risk of developing dementia, this casual approach needs to be reconsidered. A rec...
Hearing Aids Help Balance, Prevent Falls for Some Elders
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), falls are the leading cause of both fatal and nonfatal injuries for people over 65. Falls can cause moderate to severe injuries, such as hip fractures and head traumas, and can increa...