People are fond of using cotton swabs to clean the ears. Now, a new updated guideline says that objects smaller than the elbow should not be inserted in the ears.
People who are subjected to loud music in their surroundings are recommended by a recent study to habitually practice the use of ear plugs as it is effective in preventing temporary hearing loss.
People who are focused on a task can become temporarily deaf, a new study found.
Infant vocalizations are mainly motivated by infants' ability to hear their own babbling, according to a new study.
According to a new survey, many Americans reported that losing their eyesight would have the greatest impact on their day-to-day lives.
Researchers have identified the salt-inducible kinase 3 (SIK3) gene, a key influencer in how well we can hear, particularly at high frequencies.
Forget hearing aids and cochlear implants. New research reveals that stem cells may be the answer to restoring failing hearing, according to researchers at Goethe-University (Frankfurt, Germany), Justus-Liebig University (Giessen, Germany), Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary (Boston, MA), and Harvard University and MIT (Cambridge, MA).
Whales and some other marine mammals likely hear sonar signals more than we previously thought, according to a new study.
Hearing loss can lead to personality changes, according to a new study.
A new study found a link between sound machine noise levels and infants' hearing.
If a person's sight is reduced to a minimum extent, it might help improve the brain's ability to process hearing, a new study has found.
Hearing loss may predict Alzheimer's disease, according to a new study.
While behavioral abnormalities are often caused by problems in the brain, new research revealed that ear disorders can also alter behavior.
Researchers discovered that the Gardiner's Seychelles frogs used their mouths to hear and not their ears.
Three-year-old Grayson Clamp, who was born deaf, can finally hear sounds after receiving an auditory brain stem implant.
Most people don't look forward to going to the doctor's office, but there are things you can do to make your trip more enjoyable. One of the best ways to make your visit more enjoyable is to work on building a rapport with everyone in the office the minute you walk in the door.