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Docs on Call Diabetes and Hearing
Story Updated: Apr 20, 2011
Anna Peters, B.A. of Family Audiology PLLC discusses the potential threat higher blood sugar levels can pose to your hearing.
Topics include inner-ear nerve damage sometimes caused by diabetes.
Type I and type II diabetes may contribute to hearing loss.
If you notice a change in your hearing or your ability to understand speech, please consult your doctor and have your hearing tested.
To learn more about hearing loss and the steps you can take to treat it, please visit the Family Audiology PLLC experts page.