One out of every three cases of hearing loss in the U.S. is caused by noise exposure -- and is 100 percent avoidable. Use this guide to learn more about noise-induced hearing loss and how to prevent it.
Ear buds and earphones are everywhere -- and may even seem physically attached to some teens. While these little sonic feeding tubes can fill us with music, they can also cause hearing damage. Here’s how to minimize the risk.
If your child has chronic ear infections, when do you need to talk to your pediatrician about tympanostomy tubes -- or what are commonly called ear tubes?
Here’s one more good reason to not smoke while you’re pregnant: A new study finds that prenatal smoke may contribute to your child’s hearing loss years later.
A little boy with severe hearing loss can hear the sounds of the holidays for the first time this year. Cochlear implants are making it possible.
Older drivers are more likely than younger drivers to be involved in multi-vehicle crashes. Do you have an older family member whose safety behind the wheel is a concern? Find out what their affects safety and how to broach the topic.
In the United States, millions suffer from hearing loss. Sarah Sydlowski, AuD, PhD, talks about the signs of hearing loss, and how our complex hearing environments make listening harder than ever before.
Ask questions and get answers about new technology and better hearing from a Cleveland Clinic physician during a live webchat Thursday, Oct. 11, 2012, at noon (ET).