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Can Ear Infections Cause Hearing Loss?
Hearing loss may occur due to injury, aging, noise exposure, and/or heredity. But can ear infections also contribute to hearing loss? That is not a simple question to answer!
Why adults (still) get ear infections
Ear infections are often considered a childhood disease. It almost… Read More
Antibiotic Stewardship Programs
What the heck is an Antibiotic/Antimicrobial Stewardship Program (ASP) and… Read More
What a Middle Ear Infection Looks Like Using the OtoSight Middle Ear Scope
Despite its small size, the ear is a very complicated… Read More
5 ways to protect your ears and hearing
Ready to hear something painfully obvious? Your hearing is vitally… Read More
Meet OtoSight Middle Ear Scope
The FDA-cleared OtoSight Middle Ear Scope is an innovative approach to non-invasively visualize through the eardrum to directly assess middle ear fluid.
How Do Antibiotics Work?
Your local pharmacist just filled the prescription for antibiotics to… Read More
History of the Otoscope
When you go to the doctor, how often do you think about the tools used by your healthcare provider? While most medical devices have evolved over last 100+ years, the Otoscope has pretty much remained the same over that same period.
2 Types of Ear Infections
Something most people don’t know is that there are actually two different types of ear infections. Most just assume that there is just one type and it’s the painful kind you remember; however, there is Acute Otitis Media and Otitis Media with Effusion. Don’t know how each one affects you? You’re not alone, and we’re here to help.