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Medications With Potential Links to Hearing Loss and Tinnitus

Unfortunately, many medications meant to help treat and relieve pain and other health issues can have damaging side effects. The American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) reports that over 200 medications actually damage the inner ear, causing cause tinnitus, hearing loss, or balance issues. These medications are referred to as “ototoxic” and can cause temporary or permanent […]

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Recognizing Common Symptoms of Tinnitus

Tinnitus is a common problem affecting a large number of adults. In fact, the Hearing Health Foundation estimates that tinnitus affects 1 in 5 adults and 3 in 5 returning military service members. Knowing the symptoms is the best way to begin alleviating any problems that come with this condition. What Is Tinnitus? Tinnitus is […]

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