Diabetes & Hearing Loss

New Topic Post Reply Printable Version
[ << Previous Thread | Next Thread >> ]

Regular Member

Date Joined Aug 2008
Total Posts : 481
   Posted 8/15/2008 9:39 AM (GMT -6)   
(Lanie:  You might be interested in this)
After my last hearing test, I was told that it had dropped a little more than it had been doing in the past few years.  My recent diabetes developments made me curious about a connection.  I found this article.
P.S.  I'm not sure if the above link will work so try :

Forum Moderator

Date Joined Nov 2006
Total Posts : 5571
   Posted 8/16/2008 10:23 AM (GMT -6)   
Thanks for the article, Chris.  After reading it, it does make sense that hearing could be affected as much as sight.  In my own family this was true with my mother and grandmother and now me.  While I don't believe there's anything I can do about improving the hearing, I've been successful so far controlling the diabetes.  "Control" is the key word here because I'm still diabetic but I'm hoping to avoid complications, which are what eventually killed my mother and grandmother.

forum moderator - diabetes
diabetes controlled so far by low/no carb diet and exercise; no meds

New Topic Post Reply Printable Version
Forum Information
Currently it is Sunday, March 26, 2017 5:19 AM (GMT -6)
There are a total of 2,781,936 posts in 305,724 threads.
View Active Threads

Who's Online
This forum has 152061 registered members. Please welcome our newest member, LizzieStovall.
293 Guest(s), 11 Registered Member(s) are currently online.  Details
Laker7491, theHTreturns..., Loutucky, precious007, magoo2, Redwing57, NiceCupOfTea, U B Tough, Dactyl, Plucky, JackWhelan

Follow HealingWell.com on Facebook  Follow HealingWell.com on Twitter  Follow HealingWell.com on Pinterest

©1996-2017 HealingWell.com LLC  All rights reserved.

Advertise | Privacy Policy & Disclaimer