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6 Drugs That Can Harm Your Hearing

More than 600 drugs have been linked to hearing loss and tinnitus


Hearing Aids and Help

6 Habits for Healthy Ears at Any Age

Expert tips for you on hearing aids, earwax, tinnitus and more

8 Ways to Save Money on Hearing Aids

Don't let the potential cost keep you from getting the help you need

Over-the-Counter vs. Prescription Hearing Aids

What you need to know about the new, less expensive hearing aids

FDA to Allow Over-the-Counter Hearing Aids

Consumers will be able to buy less expensive hearing aids without a medical exam

5 Signs You Need to Replace Your Hearing Aids

Health, lifestyle changes may be reasons for an upgrade

Your Hearing Life

Over-the-Counter Painkillers Could Raise Tinnitus Risk

Study finds link between pain medication and ringing in ears

How Much Do You Know About Hearing Aids?

Test your knowledge of these common devices with our quiz

Can COVID Cause Hearing Loss?

Researchers explore the link between the virus and the ears

8 Everyday Noises That Could Cause Hearing Loss

Lawnmowers, wood saws and even exercise classes can take a toll

The Surprising Link Between Hearing Loss and Diabetes

How this common medical condition can affect your ears as well

6 Bad Habits for Your Hearing That You May be Doing Daily

Avoid these behaviors in order to protect your ears long-term

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