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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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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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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 […]

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How is Hearing Loss Treated?

Hearing loss can be treated in several different ways, depending on the cause and the severity of the issue. Once your audiologist has evaluated your hearing function and confirmed the diagnosis, a bespoke treatment plan can be created. With extensive training, qualifications and certification, an audiologist is well-placed to diagnose and treat all types of […]

Correct Hearing Loss In Time For The Holidays At Advanced Audiology

With the holiday season quickly approaching, those in need of hearing loss solutions can turn to Advanced Audiology so they don’t miss out on cherished experiences with their families. “This time of year is a great time to come with the holidays coming up,” said Steve Lettau of Advanced Audiology. “We all have really fond […]

Audiologist In Santa Clarita Aims To Correct Social, Medical Issues Related To Hearing Loss

Instead of just trying to sell hearing aids, Aronson emphasized her goal of educating the community about hearing and providing hearing loss solutions specific to each individual patients’ needs. “Advanced Audiology is different from other practices in the Santa Clarita Valley,” Aronson said. “We have two doctors of audiology; myself, an audiologist; and we have […]

How To Talk With A Friend About Their Hearing Loss

If you have a friend or loved one suffering from hearing loss, they are not alone. Around 36 million Americans have some form of hearing impairment. Unfortunately, broaching the subject with people can be a delicate matter. You do not want to hurt their feelings or their pride. In most cases, someone with hearing loss […]

Can Mild Hearing Loss Be Considered a Disability?

Mild hearing loss is generally not considered a disability. But you are eligible for Social Security disability benefits if your hearing loss is drastic. Both ears should have the same or near the same reduced hearing ability. If you have decent hearing in one ear, then you will not qualify for benefits. In order to […]

Can Lost Hearing Be Restored?

Can Lost Hearing Be Restored? Hearing loss can be frustrating, and it can become more of an issue as you get older. Hearing loss can not be fully restored, but there are ways to improve the situation. While many look for a way to have their hearing restored, such as hearing aids or medication, others […]

Types of Hearing Loss: Info From Santa Clarita Audiologist

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 […]