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Wearing Hearing Aids for the First Time Wearing hearing aids for the first time can present a few challenges. At first, it can feel uncomfortable having these in your ears. The way you process noise on a daily basis is bound to change. Thankfully, there are certain steps you can take to make your experience with them a bit more

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Zen Therapy by Widex According to The American Tinnitus Association, an estimated 50 million Americans have gone through tinnitus. A vast majority of those people suffer from varying degrees of hearing loss, which they may not be aware of, or it simply is not a pressing concern. Hearing loss leads to a reduced neural activity reaching the auditory cortex, which

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Types of Hearing Loss Hearing loss is a condition that can affect many people and can cover a wide array of issues. Hearing loss can generally be divided into three different types.  Sensorineural Hearing Loss This is the most common type of hearing loss. It occurs either over time or with old age. Excessive exposure to loud noises or genetics

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When to Wear Ear Protection Everyone responds to noise differently, but we all need to protect our ears from damage due to excessive noise. Even if your hearing isn't as sensitive, failing to properly protect your ears in noisy situations can lead to a loss of hearing. When asking yourself whether or not you should be wearing some form of

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How Headphone Volume Can Damage Your Hearing Everywhere we go, we see people with headphones on or earbuds in their ears. This popular method for consuming audio media has become standard practice for most Americans because they allow us to conveniently listen to audio without disturbing those near us. However, did you know that, when used improperly, headphones can cause damage

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Foods That Can Help Hearing When it comes to preserving your hearing, getting more minerals in your diet is vital. Getting certain minerals such as potassium and magnesium is extremely important to taking care of your hearing. This article will present information about the minerals you need for optimal hearing health.  Folic Acid Folic acid helps your body generate new

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Why You Need Two Hearing Aids The process of hearing was meant to be supported by the usage of two ears. The technical term for this function is binaural listening and the auditory system of the body is hard wired so that this function provides the best methods for listening and understanding.  When an evaluation by a professional Audiologist demonstrates

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Types of Hearing Loss Most people have come across an individual who puts a lot of effort in following a conversion. Sometimes such individuals do not realize they have a hearing problem and may avoid getting a hearing evaluation. Hearing loss is a condition that affects persons of all ages. Being lax about it can cause other health issues. What

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Drugs That Can Cause Hearing Loss It’s a fact of life that, at some point, you may be prescribed certain medications to treat specific medical conditions. Unfortunately, some drugs can lead to ototoxicity, which relates to medications and supplements that can cause hearing loss. These drugs are good for treating certain conditions, but can damage cilia, the fine hairs inside

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Ring in the New Year by Reducing the Ringing in Your Ears Advanced Audiology in Santa Clarita is pleased to announce the arrival of our new Tinnometer. This machine is a completely advanced and new diagnostic tool that allows us to do tinnitus matching with more accuracy than ever before. Unfortunately, there is no actual cure for tinnitus, but with

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