Arizona Hearing Center Blog

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Is Popping Your Ears Bad For You?

September 30, 2017

Maybe you’ve heard before that popping your ears is damaging to your ears. On the other hand, popping your ears can also make your ears feel better during pressure changes, like when a plane starts its descent.

What is Swimmer's Ear?

July 6, 2016

If your childhood memories of summer involve splashing around in water and spending days by the beach or pool, then they probably also include swimmer’s ear. Known to medical professionals as acute otitis externa, swimmer’s ear is an infection of the ear canal seen most often in children.

This infection becomes more common during the summer months due to an increase of water activities.

Protecting Your Hearing This Fourth of July

July 3, 2016

People all over America come together for the Fourth of July to enjoy barbecues, time with friends and family and, of course, fireworks. We are all aware of the inherent fire danger associated with fireworks, but what about the more hidden danger – hearing loss?

In-Ear Monitors: Ear Protection for Music Lovers

April 25, 2016

The music industry has a problem when it comes to performing live and recording songs: the volume of the music often overpowers the sound of an individual’s singing and/or instrument.