Shea Ear Clinic: Daily Care for Hearing Aids

It is inevitable. Getting older is a symptom of being human. According to the National Institute of Deafness and Other Communication Disorders (NIDCD), 28.8 million Americans between the ages 20-69 could benefit from a hearing aid. One out of three people between ages...

Ear Infections: Causes and Symptoms

Ear infections can involve either the middle ear, or the ear canal, and both can cause pain, fever, drainage, and changes in hearing. Ear infections are more common in children than in adults. Middle ear infection (otitis media) can occur in both children and adults,...

What can be done for Bell’s palsy?

What can be done for Bell’s palsy? Bell’s palsy is a condition where one side of the face becomes weak or paralyzed for no apparent reason. For many patients, this will be very alarming, and they may even believe they are having a stroke, causing them to go to the...