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Ear Health

The Truth About How Your Headphones Affect Your Hearing

Posted 08.08.2014 | Healthy Living

By Amanda Schupak for YouBeauty.com The Scientist: David A. Sherris, M.D., chair of the department of otolaryngology at the University at Buffalo ...

6 Things You Probably Didn't Know About Earwax

Posted 03.12.2014 | Healthy Living

We know you probably don't want to give much thought to earwax whatsoever, but truth is, the gunk can actually tell you a fair amount about yourself -...

The Curbside Consult: My Ears Are Ringing!

Brian Secemsky, M.D. | Posted 12.23.2012 | Healthy Living
Brian Secemsky, M.D.

Being the ever-so-snarky lady that she is, Molly simply replied, "You have tinnitus and are going about it all wrong." I asked her to start from the beginning. Here's how it went down.

Can You Hear Me Now? Or Do You Just Get a Ringing or Buzzing Noise?

Glenn D. Braunstein, M.D. | Posted 08.20.2011 | Los Angeles
Glenn D. Braunstein, M.D.

You take off your headphones and... ring! Your ears buzz. Or hiss. Or rumble. It's called tinnitus and almost everyone deals with it. It's usually a temporary annoyance -- but for some, the ringing never stops.

Tinnitus: the Noisy Affliction We Are Too Quiet About

Joseph Smigelski | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Joseph Smigelski

Coping with tinnitus is an ongoing struggle with many illuminated peaks and darkened abysses. Sometimes I dare to think that maybe, just maybe, the ringing will subside.