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Check Your Hearing This November for American Diabetes Month

In Diabetes, Hearing Loss by Jack Felix, ACA, BC, HISLeave a Comment

November marks American Diabetes Month, a national campaign focused on raising awareness about diabetes. Over 34 million people in the U.S. live with diabetes, a metabolic disorder that affects how the body makes or uses insulin. Diabetes can increase health risks including increasing the risk of developing hearing loss. A recent study shows that people with diabetes can be more …

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Studies Show Higher Rates of Hearing Loss for People with Diabetes 

In Diabetes, Hearing Health, Hearing Loss by Jack Felix, ACA, BC, HISLeave a Comment

Diabetes and hearing loss are among the most common health conditions that people experience. According to the American Diabetes Association, more than 34 million people have diabetes. Additionally, nearly 48 million people experience some degree of hearing loss in one or both ears. Research has shown that there is overlap between these chronic medical conditions. Studies have revealed that people …