How Does Your Auditory System Affect Your Balance?

How Does Your Auditory System Affect Your Balance?

Have you ever felt as if you were spinning when you move your head, or have you suffered from travel sickness or been unable to stand after moving suddenly? This dizziness happens when your inner ear can’t adjust quickly enough to the movement, and it’s called...
How Common is Hearing Loss?

How Common is Hearing Loss?

By the time people reach 65, one in three people in that age bracket will have a hearing loss — mild, moderate, or severe — in one or both ears. In the World Health Organization’s recent post “Deafness and hearing loss,” it reports that today, 432 million adults and...