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What is Single-Sided Hearing Loss?

In Tinnitus by Michael L. Schneller, HIS

The most common form of hearing loss results from the lifelong process of sound inundating the ear canal. As you can imagine, hearing loss tends to take place in both ears in the majority of …

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Earbud Use Could Harm Your Hearing

In Tinnitus by Michael L. Schneller, HIS

Recall the last time you were traveling through a busy public space. How many of the people there were wearing earbuds? If you began to count, you might be surprised how common these devices have …

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Age-Related Hearing Loss is Often Untreated

In Tinnitus by Michael L. Schneller, HIS

Age-related hearing loss (presbycusis) is the loss of hearing that gradually occurs in most of us, as we grow older. It is one of the most common conditions affecting older and elderly adults. Approximately one …

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Tips for Managing Tinnitus

In Tinnitus by Michael L. Schneller, HIS

Tinnitus is a condition affecting at least 45 million people in the United States, according to the Centers for Disease Control, and it makes it quite difficult to concentrate at work, at school, and with …

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Hearing Loss & Cognitive Decline

In Tinnitus by Michael L. Schneller, HIS

There are nearly six million people between the ages of 18 and 44 in the United States who are experiencing hearing loss. It is commonly understood that hearing loss only affects one thing: a person’s …

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Facts & Fictions about Hearing Loss

In Tinnitus by Michael L. Schneller, HIS

If you suffer from hearing loss you have two choices: take control and address the problem or ignore the issue and accept the consequences. Often, avoiding the problem will only lead to a slow withdrawal …