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What is the hearing test for tinnitus like?

My doctor is referring me to get a hearing test for tinnitus. I was experiencing ringing in my ears for a week and half, and I have my test schedule for Friday. What is the hearing...

Is partial deafness possible after an ear infection?

I was treated for an ear infection quite recently, and now I feel like I'm a little deaf in my left ear (the ear infection was in both of my ears). Is this a normal thing that...

What could be the reason for my "hazy" hearing?

I feel like my hearing is becoming very hazy. Voices and noises that are near to me seem like they are coming from a distance. What could be the reason for this?

Loss of hearing after car accident. How will it be treated?

I feel like I lost my hearing, only slightly, after a car accident. I realized it the other day and I'm going to make an appointment with my GP to see why. How will this be treated?...

My daughter has a lot of wax in her ears. How can we clean them?

My daughter is 4 years old and has a lot of wax in her ears. I was told by mother not to use Q-tips to clean them because they may actually harm her. What should I use to clean...

Why do I have pain in my ears whenever I hear a loud noise?

Every time I hear a loud noise it causes a sharp pain in my ears. What could be causing this?

What tests are available to me to confirm possible hearing loss?

I've been a little hard of hearing lately, and I would like to know if there are any definitive tests that I can undergo to confirm whether or not I have a hearing loss problem....

Are there any surgeries to treat hearing loss from birth?

Is there any surgery that can help correct hearing loss from birth? What would it involve?

Can my ear infection impact my hearing?

I have contracted an ear infection due to excess wax build up. Can this infection impact my hearing?

Can using earbuds make me deaf?

I have heard that using devices like bluetooth headsets and earphones can cause deafness. Is this really true?

Can vertigo lead to other problems?

It has been six months since I have experienced episodes of vertigo. Lately I feel I am not able to hear properly and it is kind of muffled. Is it due to my vertigo?

Can hearing loss due to ageing be reversed?

My mom is only 56 years old and is complaining of a loss of hearing. I am guessing it is due to age? Even though she seems pretty young. Can this be reversed?

My son is having trouble hearing. What can we do?

My son is now 4 years old and is having trouble hearing. The doctors never detected anything so I'm kind of confused. What should be our next steps?

Can excess wax secretion be a problem?

My mother has been complaining of excessive wax secretion in her ears. Could it be a problem?

I can hear a buzz sound all the time. What is it?

I hear a buzzing sound in my ears all day long. It's kind of like an annoying fly is just around my ear and nowhere else. What could this sound be? Is it serious?

Why am I hearing less on the phone?

I am able to hear normally when talking to people but on the phone I am unable to hear especially from my left ear. Why is this happening?

Is deafness with age a heriditary problem?

My father became hard of hearing at the age of 72 and my grandfather also lost his hearing as he aged. Are there chances that I will lose my hearing ability too? Is this hereditary...

I am hearing an echo sound while talking. What could this be?

Every time I talk I am noticing an echoing sound behind me. I'm wondering what's causing this bouncing of sound. It's getting on my nerves.

Can typhoid cause hearing loss?

My wife is 38 years old and has been diagnosed with typhoid fever after traveling to Brazil. She has been unable to hear for the past 24 hours, and the doctor said that this is...

Can hearing loss be a hereditary thing?

My grandfather lost his hearing at the age of 74 and my mother (his daughter) is now slowly hearing less. Could this be a hereditary issue? Will I also be affected with this...

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