Kline Galland Online Information Center*

Hearing Loss

Hearing Aid Guide

Source: U.S. Food and Drug Administration

Description:

Information and resources to help consumers simplify selection and ensure best choice of hearing amplification devices


Hearing and Balance Disorders

Source: American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

Description:

Association for audiologists, speech-language pathologists, and speech, language, and hearing scientists. Website offers information for consumers on hearing and balance disorders.


Medline Plus: Hearing Disorders and Deafness

Source: National Institutes of Health

Description:

Information and collection of online resources from Medline Plus, a service of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.


National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders

Source: National Institutes of Health

Description:

Government agency dedicated to improving the lives of people who have communication or balance disorders.


Vestibular Disorders Association (VEDA)

Description:

Information about diagnosing and treating inner ear disorders (such as Meniere's disease and otosclerosis) that cause balance problems, dizziness and increase the risk of falls.


* The resources identified here are for informational purposes only, and do not constitute medical or legal advice. Readers are advised to contact their own medical professionals and legal advisors to determine the applicability of the information contained or referenced here to their individual circumstances.