During the warmer months, water sports and visits to beaches, lakes and swimming pools mean that outer ear infections such as swimmer’s ear become more common. This type of leisure activity increases moisture levels in the ear canal, which can lead to otitis externa, an infection in the outer ear. Therefore, it is important that we pay special attention to our aural hygiene during our summer holidays.
The mass digitalization of information and the vulnerability of healthcare data systems have made this sector one of the main targets of security breaches and cyber attacks. Below, we explain the importance of cybersecurity in the healthcare sector and the types of attacks that target it.
The brain is the most complex organ in the human body. It not only processes cognitive and emotional functions but also controls the rest of the organs, including the ear, which is responsible for hearing.
In this article, we will talk about the role of the brain in hearing and what happens if the auditory system and the brain are not fully coordinated.