Sign Language for Medical Procedures

In the audiology clinic we are familiar with patients that are among the non-speaking deaf and use sign language.  While many of us use sign language with our hearing impaired patients, others use an interpreter so that they understand the various products and how to use them and/or the audiological procedures that are conducted on them or…

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Weather Related Hearing Disorders

Some patients report that when the weather changes so does their hearing, vertigo or related symptoms, particularly those with diagnosed Meniere’s Disease.  If you see patients this is a relatively common complaint.   Could this be possible?  Was it a coincidence?  Could it be that it be the high pressure or low pressure in weather systems trigger some…

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