Posts Tagged ‘Dr. Sunni McBride’

Hearing Loss and Happiness — Regaining Life’s Highlights

December 12th, 2014

This study debunks the myth that untreated hearing loss in older persons is a harmless condition.

Bad Grades Can Mean Bad Hearing

September 26th, 2014

Untreated ear infections, and childhood diseases can all affect hearing later in life.

The McGurk Effect: Why You Should Look When People Speak

July 21st, 2014

Visual cues affect what we hear.

Living with Hearing Loss: Effective Communication

July 7th, 2014

When someone in the family has a hearing loss, the entire family has a hearing problem.

The Relationship Between Smoking And Hearing Loss

June 30th, 2014

In many studies, there is also a strong correlation between the number of cigarettes smoked and the degree of hearing loss.

Newborn Infant Hearing Screenings

June 13th, 2014

Identifying potential hearing loss at birth is extremely important in determining next steps for treatment.

Ear, Eye, and Teeth Check Ups: The “Three Wise Monkeys”

June 9th, 2014

It’s safe to say that most people have never once visited an audiologist other than a brief ear check up in school.

Why You Need Two Good Ears to Hear Well

May 15th, 2014

When sound input comes from only one ear, it becomes difficult to hear localized sound and to determine direction.

Dizzy in Bed? You May Have BPPV

April 21st, 2014

Over 20% of all diagnoses by physicians who specialize in dizziness are due to BPPV.

Periodic Exercise Key to Stemming Hearing Loss and Improving Balance

December 17th, 2013

Even going to the gym presents challenges for the hearing-impaired.