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Hearing Center - Auditory Loss Does Not Always Come From Noise
Hearing loss can affect a person's life forever. Most people think that hearing loss only caused by natural aging or hearing being exposed to loud noise. The fact is, hearing loss can occur as early as birth. Being born prematurely, being given certain medications, complications at birth, family history of hearing loss, and yes, being exposed to very loud sounds or noises, can all cause hearing loss deafness in one ear children.

Most bacteria in ears by an underlying allergy. Some are caused by water in the ear after bathing or swimming. Dogs with large floppy ears, such as Basset Hounds, are prone to infections as their ear canals have poor air circulation, trapping moisture and allowing bacteria and yeast to grow.

Don't use cotton swabs to clean your ears as they are able to impact the wax into the canal. You need to keep your ears free from wax with saline rinses or with over the counter (OTC) earwax removal kits. Never use products inside of the ear if you have a perforated eardrum before seeing a healthcare professional about the best methods for cleaning your ear while it heals.

You can preventing hearing loss - This is by far the most important reason for wearing earplugs. For people in jobs where there are a number of loud noises, such as factories, mechanics and construction, hearing loss can happen very easily. However, the rate at which this happens is a very slow one so if you fail to wear your ear plugs, you may not realize you are hurting your hearing until it is too late.

Study results in 2002 suggest that cranberry juice may inhibit a type of bacteria that is a common cause of ear and respiratory infections in children. This is according to researchers at the annual meeting of the Infectious Diseases Society of America.

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The simplest solution for the earache is to apply some heat. To give some soothing heat you can either place a heated wheat bag, warmed flannel or hanky on the ear. You can also use a hair dryer by which hot air is directly blown onto the ear.

Auditory brainstem implants are implants in the brain. Sound is captured by the implant and sent directly to the brain without the ear. This type of implant can provide a form of hearing for people who are deaf.

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