Diabetes and Hearing Loss – Part I

Recently, diabetes has been linked to hearing loss.  Thus, audiologists need to become familiar with this disorder and how it affects the auditory mechanism.  This week Hearing International looks at the history of diabetes (click the link for a History of Diabetes Video) and how we came to know the disease. Diabetes is one of the…

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The Quandary over Vaccinations

Childhood diseases seem to be making a comeback in the United States, other Western countries, and around the world.  Once thought to have been eradicated in some parts of the world, these diseases are reappearing in more and more places. One reason for this is parental fear that vaccinations for these diseases might cause autism. That has resulted…

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