Lyme Disease and Hearing Loss

Lyme disease is an infection caused by a bacterium (a germ) that is commonly transmitted by a bite from an infected deer tick. Although April through October is considered to be prime tick season; Lyme disease can be transmitted by a tick at any time of year. Symptoms Diagnosis of Lyme disease can be difficult […]

Meniere’s disease: Symptoms, causes, and treatments

According to the National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders, approximately 615,000 people in the United States have Ménière’s. Click Here to Read More

Why do you get dizzy when you spin in circles?

Our sense of balance (or ‘equilibrioception’ if you want to use the fancy scientific word) relies on information from several parts of our body. Click Here to Read More

Are Multiple Sclerosis and Hearing Loss Connected?

There are many diseases that report hearing loss as a symptom of the disease.  Multiple sclerosis is one of those disorders.  The Mayo Clinic defines multiple sclerosis as “a potentially debilitating disease in which your body’s immune system eats away at the protective sheath (myelin) that covers your nerves. Damage to myelin causes interference in the […]

Lyme Disease and Hearing Loss, is There a Connection?

Lyme disease is an infection caused by a bacterium (a germ) that is commonly transmitted by a bite from an infected deer tick. Although April through October is considered to be prime tick season; Lyme disease can be transmitted by a tick at any time of year. Symptoms Diagnosis of Lyme disease can be difficult […]

This incurable disease affects more than 600,000 Americans.

The disease produces a number of recurring symptoms including tinnitus (ringing in the ear), hearing loss and vertigo (dizziness). Click Here to Read More

The 10 signs you might be having a stroke.

What to do to save someone’s life — or your own. Click Here to read More