Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Loss of Hearing Home Care

Home care for deafness includes:

  • Do not put objects inside the ear canal.
  • Use an earwax removal kit for excess earwax.
  • Wear hearing aids as directed.

Loss of Hearing Warning Signs

Notify your doctor for deafness and any of the following:

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Last Updated: Feb 15, 2011 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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PubMed Loss of Hearing References
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  2. Puig T, Municio A, Meda C. Universal neonatal hearing screening versus selective screening as part of the management of childhood deafness. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2005 Apr 18;(2):CD003731. [15846679]
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