How COVID-19 Affects Hearing and Balance

Woman wearing a mask during COVID

By now, you’re probably familiar with the range of symptoms induced by the SARS-CoV-2 virus, a disease we call COVID-19. Most commonly, people with COVID-19 have reported symptoms such as fever, a dry cough, headache, shortness of breath, and diarrhea. Other frequently reported symptoms include chills, fatigue, body aches, sore

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Does COVID-19 Cause Hearing Loss?

Does COVID cause hearing loss?

It’s been well-established that the telltale symptoms of COVID are fever, a dry cough, shortness of breath, loss of smell or taste, headache, chills, sore throat, and muscle pain. To our aging population (those over 70), you can add gastrointestinal issues (diarrhea, nausea, abdominal pain) and confusion. Dermatologists have even

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