Ear Infections & Hearing Loss

Ear Infections & Hearing Loss

Bonnie L. Baehr, Au.D. Ear Health

Various factors, such as aging, infections, heredity genes, injury, and noise pollutions, are the most significant causes, which contribute to reversible or permanent loss of hearing. These factors mainly affect the auditory nerves, resulting in a sensorineural hearing loss, which is the most common type of ear infection. However, untreated hearing loss, which is a result of ear infections are …