Hearing Problems May Lead to Mobility Issues

Hearing Center of Hawaii - Hearing Problems May Lead to Mobility Issues

Hearing loss has been linked to a number of conditions, such as dementia, depression, anxiety, and stress. These related medical issues provide a strong incentive for people experiencing changes in their hearing to seek a hearing test and treatment as soon as possible. In recent years, with innovations in hearing technology and increased awareness around hearing loss, people continue to … Read More

New Study Finds that Exercise is Good for Hearing

New Study Finds that Exercise is Good for Hearing

Regular exercise comes with a whole host of benefits, including physical improvements, such as managing weight and reducing the likelihood of developing diseases, as well as the enhancement of mental health by increasing endorphins and promoting a balanced lifestyle. A recent study  has shown that exercise may have an additional, less well-known side effect: it may help to prevent age-related … Read More

Meds that Could Cause Hearing Loss (and Other Side-Effects Too!)

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Over-the-counter medications and prescription drugs make us feel better when used properly. When you’re sniffling, or aching, or burning up with a fever, some of these drugs really help you get back on your feet! But did you know that these quick fixes may often come with some unwanted side-effects? A new study has shown that common pain relievers and … Read More

Long-Term Use of Painkillers Could Cause Hearing Loss in Women

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Long-term Use of Painkillers Could Cause Hearing Loss in Women   A recent US study suggests a surprising link between the long-term use of painkillers and hearing loss in women. According to the research, just over 1 in 20 (5.5%) cases of hearing loss cases in their study could have been the result of the use of paracetamol and ibuprofen. … Read More