Meniere’s Disease Related to Allergies

by Dr. Rachel Lynch on October 5, 2018

Do you suffer from Meniere’s Disease?  How about allergies?  The office of McCool and Bhuta ENT attended a speaking engagement on current allergy topics.  One topic was the research that has been done on allergy patients suffering from Meniere’s Disease.  Allergies that start in childhood and are not present to adulthood have shown a relationship with Meniere’s.  Endolymph fluid in the inner ear can become imbalanced and cause a feeling of fullness, dizziness, and hearing symptoms.  Allergy symptoms can cause the same reactions to the endolymph function.  If you suffer from allergies and have ear symptoms you may need to see an Ear doctor to determine the root of the problem.  Happy Hearing!

Devices Affecting Children’s Hearing

by Dr. Rachel Lynch on August 30, 2018

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Listening devices causing hearing loss in young children? If you’re like any parent at some point you have let your child use a listening device with headphones to listen to music, watch a video, or play on your phone.  However, the volume may have not been regulated while the child listens to their favorite show or music.  Research was recently conducted on children who listen to devices compared to children who do not use devices.  The children who listened to iphones, ipads, or music were twice as likely to have hearing loss.    Listening to sounds at high volumes can affect children even at a young age.  It is our job to make sure that our child is not doing damage to their hearing.  Happy Hearing!

Online hearing aid sales?

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Online deals?  Maybe not like what you had hoped.  Many patients have asked in our clinic about hearing aid sales […]

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Can your diabetes be linked to hearing loss?

January 10, 2018

Diabetes and hearing loss are some of America’s most common and widespread health issues.  Thirty million people in the United […]

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Tired from your Hearing Loss? Is there a relation?

December 13, 2017

Tired?  Cranky?  Overwhelmed? Suffering from a hearing loss may be causing you to put extra effort into what you need […]

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Hearing Aid Myths

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There are many reasons why people are scared about getting hearing aids.  Maybe it’s the money, maybe it’s negative stigma, […]

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The Value of the Experienced User

November 14, 2017

Are you an experienced hearing aid user or new to the market?  We had a patient come in this week […]

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The Value of ENT

October 30, 2017

What is the value of an ENT in a hearing aid purchase?  This question has come up more often times […]

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Wax Guard: The Main Culprit

October 23, 2017

Cleaning hearing aids is pretty basic for daily use.  Patients are advised to use a soft cloth to clean the […]

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Football Season is Near

August 9, 2017

It’s the end of Summer and time for the New School year.  It is also that time of year for […]

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