Diabetes and Hearing Loss – Part III

In the past couple of weeks (Part I and Part II) we have been reviewing Diabetes.  This week, in Part III, Hearing International will look at the connection of diabetes with hearing loss. As noted previously, patients with diabetes usually have a myriad of serious medical complications.   The American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) indicates that the majority of adults with…

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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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