Checking your child's hearing should be on your back-to-school list. Dr. Kelly Conroy, a Mayo Clinic audiologist, says children with an undiagnosed [...]
If you find yourself having difficulty following conversations or issues with memory and thinking skills, you may want to get your hearing checked. Age-related
DEAR MAYO CLINIC: I recently realized that I often ask people to repeat themselves, and I must turn up the volume on the TV louder than [...]
What? Can you say that again? Sorry, I didn't hear you.
These common phrases are linked to a common problem: hearing impairment.
About 28 million, or 14%, [...]
There are more than 600 types of neurologic and neuromuscular diseases that can affect your nervous system. The nervous system includes the brain, spinal cord and [...]
For 20 years, Mayo Clinic has been screening the hearing of newborn babies to help identify those with
By Vivien Williams • September 26, 2019
Hearing loss that occurs gradually as you age (presbycusis) is common. About one-third of people in the United States between the ages of 65 [...]
The National Institutes of Health reports that 2 or 3 of every 1,000 children have [...]
DEAR MAYO CLINIC: I'm 70 years old and have worn hearing aids for about a decade. Over the past several years, my hearing seems to be [...]