Signs of Hearing Loss

Similarly to humans, factors like loud noises, trauma, injury, and old age can all be causes for hearing loss in animals. Here are some tips on how to detect if your pet suffers from hearing impairment. Puppies play extra aggressively Bite too hard - and isn't...

There are three main types of hearing loss. Sensorineural hearing loss is the most common type of hearing loss. It is permanent and caused either by damage to tiny hair-like cells in the inner ear or to the auditory nerve. The auditory nerve carries important information...

Untreated hearing loss is associated with lower quality of life, depression, social isolation, unemployment and lower earnings at work, higher medical bills for other health issues, high blood pressure and even a higher risk of dangerous trips and falls. Hearing loss can have far-reaching implications...

Did you know as many as one-third of women in their 50s and nearly two-thirds of women in their 60s have some degree of hearing loss? Treating hearing loss can help other aspects of women's wellness, like prevention of cognitive decline, depression, and overall physical...