Hearing Health Blog

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What Is Wireless Connectivity In Hearing Aids?

As a reliable practice with years of experience in the industry, we have seen hearing aids grow and evolve. The difference between modern devices and the first hearing aids is astounding. New technology has made hearing aids smarter and more effective than they once were, and the introduction of wireless connectivity has really allowed them […]

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Hear in Pink: Supporting Breast Cancer Patients & Their Families

There is a little-known link between cancer and hearing. One possible side effect of some chemotherapy drugs is ototoxicity, or toxicity to one’s inner ear, which can cause hearing loss, ringing in the ears, or balance disorders. Chemotherapy drugs and radiation can be lifesaving, but patients may experience side effects months or even years later. […]

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How Hearing Better Helps You Live Longer

Millions of people experience hearing loss, but sadly many cases of hearing loss are left untreated. Research discovered that among adults ages 70 and older with hearing loss who could benefit from hearing aids, only 30% have ever used them. The percent was even less amongst adults under 69, (only 16%). Untreated hearing loss can […]

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Hearing Loss Affects People of All Ages

There is a misconception that hearing loss only occurs in the elderly. While most cases of hearing loss can be attributed to aging, hearing loss can happen to children and young adults as well. No matter what the age of the person dealing with hearing loss, it can be very traumatic. Your hearing is one […]

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Common Questions About Hearing Aid Repair

Your hearing aid is a vital tool that helps you lead a normal life despite any hearing loss you may be experiencing. However, with usage and age hearing aids can start malfunctioning. When this happens you will need to have them repaired. When your hearing aid malfunctions, it is only natural for you to have […]

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Top FAQs About Hearing Tests

While it’s common to have hearing screenings throughout childhood, many of us have not had a hearing test in adulthood. What do they entail, and how long do they take? Utilize the following frequently asked questions to get a better feel for what you can expect during your hearing test. How can I prepare for […]

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Will Hearing Aids Help With Ringing In The Ears?

Many people struggle with persistent ringing in the ears, also called tinnitus. Researchers don’t know precisely what causes it, but it seems to be more common in people with hearing loss. For some people, the symptoms are mild, and living with the condition is tolerable. However, for others, it can take its toll on their […]

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Falls and Accidents are More Likely with Hearing Loss

We typically associate hearing loss with things like not being able to hear the doorbell ringing or finding it hard to focus on a conversation in a noisy room. However, research indicates that hearing loss also dramatically increases the likelihood of falls and accidents.  Researchers writing in JAMA Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery first alerted the […]

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Who Is at Risk for Developing Tinnitus?

There are many people who might be at risk of developing tinnitus, and it’s important to be aware of the risk factors and the potential causes of tinnitus too. That information will help you better protect yourself against tinnitus and ensure you don’t end up dealing with the problem yourself in the future. It’s not […]

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Hearing Loss and Cognitive Decline

Hearing loss is about more than not being able to hear the TV or what people are saying clearly, although those are big problems too. Hearing loss can also contribute to faster and earlier cognitive decline for people who experience it and more people need to understand that fact. If more people fully understand the […]