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Hearing Aid Mold Soreness
Aide: You don't need someone else to help. They will guide you on how to take care of and clean your hearing aid if you request it from your audiologist. ...Read more
See below...: I am not an ENT doc, so i won't claim in knowing much about this beside little experience from my own patients etc...Here is a link for pretty good/accurate info (posted on aetna website) with lots of references behind it: http://www.Aetna.Com/cpb/medical/data/400_499/0403.Html so, if you are interested in learning about it...It is an good and acurate start..Good luck.. ...Read more
Audiologist and ENT: Seek a licensed ENT doctor and an audiologist. Only way to know is to get tested. ...Read more
Will hearing aid use prevent further damage and hearing loss for someone with sensory neuronal hearing loss?
Perhaps.: I would maintain that the answer is "maybe". There is at least the suggestion that if you restore stimulus to the auditory cortex via the current hearing aid technology, that part of the brain that has been deprived of input can actually improve it's function. The brain has "plasticity" and might well slow or even arrest additional hearing loss if incoming signals are restored. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers