Hearing Loss Community

This patient support community is for discussions relating to hearing loss, alerting devices, assistive listening devices, audiologically deaf, captioning, cochlear implants, culturally deaf, hearing aids, hearing dogs, home safety, Meniere’s disease, oral communication, safety, sign language, speech recognition, TDD, telephones, tinnitus, travel, and visual communication.
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My eardrum ruptured 6 days ago from a strep bacteria. Before that I had been dealing with sinus congestion/infection for 3 weeks. I tho...
For a period of time now I've been experiencing an extremely low level hissing noise of Tinnitus in both ears, only noticible in quiet en...
Last night while working out at the gym, i had small wireless earphones in my ears. While laying on my back and holding a 40lb weight wit...
I'm a 28 year old classical pianist. I have had hyperacusis in my left ear for a few years, and the slightest hearing loss as well as ti...
I am very worried about my hearing. I would say I have pretty good/sensitive hearing, and I don't want to ruin it because I know hearing ...
So, I'm 15. Born July 19, 2002. Living in South Dearborn, Indiana all my life. I have to wear glasses/contacts prescribed at -3.25. Here'...
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