Does Metabolic Syndrome decrease the ability of hearing?

One disease can cause another disease. Metabolic Syndrome is the one increases the health-related problems. One of these health issues has come into consideration, which is “hearing loss”. Does Metabolic Syndrome decrease the ability of hearing? You will find the answer to this from given below facts.

What is a Metabolic Syndrome?

It is basically a group of risk factors which increases the risk of health problems like heart attack, diabetes, stroke. In metabolic syndrome, body looks like apple or pear shape (* symptoms i.e. increased urination, the sign of diabetes). Basically, in metabolic syndrome, the size of the stomach and lower part of the body will increase. The extra fat of tummy or intestine (large & small), due to excess oily food or unbalanced food, is also one of the main symptoms of metabolic syndrome.

Risk Factors

  • High blood pressure.
  • High blood sugar.
  • A large waistline.
  • High triglyceride level which is a type of fat found in the blood.
  • Low HDL cholesterol level which increases the risk of heart disease.

Does Metabolic Syndrome decrease the ability of hearing?

  • It affects the hearing ability of ear according to the Iranian study. The blood pressure increases due to metabolic syndrome, and this increases the rate of blood circulation in the body. The blood pumped from the heart will strike on the inner part of an ear. This causes non-continuous blood flow from the ear and which further causes hearing problems.
  • The increased blood pressure increases the circulation rate of blood in the brain, due to fast blood circulation in the brain hypertension occurs and the flow of blood through the brain to ear block the inner ear cochlea, and the ratio of hearing decreases, it also damages the eardrum.


  • Eat a healthy diet with lots of fruits and vegetables.
  • Avoid oily food
  • Physical exercise (walking and running)
  • Avoid smoking
  • Wash your hands thoroughly after using the restroom.

“Doing Regular exercise can increase 80% probability to control Metabolic Syndrome”

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