Colorado Ear Care Blog

Learn about hearing care, balance, dizziness, vertigo, and more ear care topics. 

Colorado Ear Care Blog

Learn about hearing care, balance, dizziness, vertigo, and more ear care topics. 

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Hearing

Do Ear Candles Really Work?

What are ear candles? Ear candling — sometimes referred to as ear coning — is a method of ear cleaning that is administered by placing a hollow cylindrical candle in a person’s ear. The opposite end of the candle — the one note not in the ear —  is then...

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Hearing Loss

Is Hearing Loss Regenerative?

“Is my hearing loss reversible?” When our patients learn that they indeed have hearing loss, one of the first questions we hear is, “Is my hearing loss curable?” The unfortunate truth is that hearing loss is not curable. Why? Well, let’s explore what happens in the...

An illustration featuring hearing loss professionals examining a large ear to determine its health.