Ear infections can occur in the inner, middle, or outer part of the ear. They are usually due to an overgrowth of infectious bacteria or a virus.
When we are born, our brains have a lot to learn. For the newborn baby, everything they learn about the world around them comes from their senses.
A person with vertigo will have a sense of spinning dizziness. Vertigo is a symptom of a range of conditions.
Investigators from Brigham and Women's Hospital have found that eating a healthy diet may reduce the risk of acquired hearing loss.
For Betty and thousands of children born in the U.S. with a hearing impairment, newborn screening is the first step toward introducing them to the world of sound.