About Hearing Impairment
In Ayurveda hearing impairment is known as ‘Badhirya’. It is the loss of hearing that prevents a person from totally receiving sounds through the ear. It can be explained as the loss of power to hear properly. The impairment leads to loss of the function of the ear to comprehend the sound properly. Causes of hearing impairment include age, genetic, noise, autoimmune disorders, and neurological disorders. Symptoms of hearing impairment may include muffling of speech and other sounds, difficulty understanding words, especially against background noise or in a crowd of people, trouble hearing consonants. Ayurvedic treatment for hearing impairment uses herbal medicines to cure naturally.