The Dangers of Ear Candling

The Dangers of Ear Candling

Ear candling is an at-home treatment for ear wax removal that involves using hot candle wax to remove ear wax and other debris. However, this treatment can be dangerous for hearing and comes with a large number of risks—including hearing loss. What Is Ear Candling?...
Hearing Differently in Each Ear

Hearing Differently in Each Ear

Hearing Differently in Each Ear Many people hear sound with slight differences between their left and right ears. In people without hearing loss, these differences are so small that they may not even notice a difference between how they hear in each ear. If your...
Signs Its Time For A Hearing Aid Tune Up

Signs Its Time For A Hearing Aid Tune Up

Signs It’s Time for a Hearing Aid Tune-Up Hearing aids typically last between three and seven years before they need to be replaced. During that time, it’s normal for hearing aids to experience various problems that affect the person’s hearing. However, those...
Hearing Differently in Each Ear

Hearing Differently in Each Ear

Many people hear sound with slight differences between their left and right ears. In people without hearing loss, these differences are so small that they may not even notice a difference between how they hear in each ear. If your hearing is notably worse in one ear...
Protecting a Baby’s Hearing

Protecting a Baby’s Hearing

Infants’ and toddlers’ ears haven’t fully developed, so it’s important to take extra precautions to protect against hearing loss and recognize its signs. As their ears grow during their first few years, knowing the signs of hearing loss in infants and knowing how to...