Does Loud Snoring Affect Hearing?

An estimated 37 million adults are reported to snore while sleeping as mentioned in a previous post.  Loud snoring has been listed as the cause for snorers themselves to arouse from their sleep, and prevent them from having deeper, more restful levels of sleep.  However, the effect on bed partners is a major topic of…

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Hearing Aids and Further Hearing Loss? Part IV

Potential Deterioration in Hearing Due to Hearing Aid Usage This past series of posts has posed the question as to whether hearing aids, especially those of high power, lead to further loss of hearing.  In other words, does wearing hearing aids cause further hearing loss because of the high levels of amplification sometimes needed to…

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