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  • Types of hearing loss

    Conductive hearing loss (CHL) results in a decrease in the transmission of sound from the outside world to the cochlea. The causes of CHL include abnormal formation of the external ears called the auricle or helix, impaction of cerumen (ear wax) in the ear canal, fluid collections in the middle ear, or dysfunction of middle ear bones that are inflexible usually due to scarring or fibrosis. View Post
  • 5 Ingredients to Stop Inflammation and Support Joint Health

    What do headaches, arthritis, and wounds have in common? Inflammation. With the best of intentions, our bodies trigger inflammatory responses. For example, after an injury or when defending from harmful bacteria. While necessary, inflammation has a darker side too. Diet-induced inflammation, for... View Post