Home > Medical > Hearing management > FAQs 17 December 2008 Do doctors always know what causes hearing loss? In 30% of the cases of hearing impaired children the cause of the hearing loss is unknown or cannot be determined. 0 What is tinnitus and is it caused by exposure to loud noises? Managing tinnitus using mindfulness In 30% of the cases of hearing impaired children the cause of the hearing loss is unknown or cannot be determined. More in Medical Do hearing aids make a big difference? More: Hearing managementFAQs SPONSORED: So many prizes! Click through and see our fantastic competitions. advertisement Get a quote Momentum - save up to 35% on healthcare advertisement Read Health24’s Comments Policy Comment on this story 0 comments Add your comment Thank you, your comment has been submitted. Logout Comment 0 characters remaining Share on Facebook Logout Comment 0 characters remaining Share on Facebook Loading comments... Other news Lifestyle These troubled teens are having sex earlier Medical When it is OK to give children medical pot Fitness Realistic targets may boost exercise rates Medical Gates sees 'miracle' tools for Aids by 2030 Medical Why the Disney linked measles outbreak is spreading Medical WHO needs to repair reputation after bungling Ebola Live healthier Healthy weight » Underweight? Eating speed linked to BMI Weight and BMI affect fertility Should we really consider BMI? The Body Mass Index is widely used to assess if an individual is overweight or not. DietDoc investigates how accurate this tool really is. Digital health news » Screensaver or eyesaver? How to survive load shedding Computer may predict infectious influenza New Ransomware virus causes havoc An incredibly destructive computer virus is on the rise, charging user's thousands of rand to unlock their own devices once infected with terrible consequences if they don't.