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Sound Waves and How Hearing Loss Affects Our Perception of Them

Did you know that sound is a type of energy? It’s transmitted through the air like waves, and when those waves hit our ears, they are turned into electrical signals that our brain interprets. This is what allows us to hear things. Unfortunately, when we lose hearing, something has gone wrong with these electrical signals. […]

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High-Frequency Hearing Loss: Know the Symptoms and Treatment

High-frequency hearing loss is a very commonly experienced form of hearing loss, and unfortunately, it can also be one of the most difficult to live with due to tit making it more difficult to understand conversations, singing and other important signals like alarms. Who Can Experience High-Frequency Hearing Loss? High-frequency hearing loss can affect anyone […]

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Untreated Hearing Loss Can Cause Mayhem With Your Health

Experiencing hearing loss can change the way that you live your life, as you have to make adaptations to suit your condition and subsequent requirements. However, it can be tough to acknowledge your hearing loss and actively seek out treatment, and many people actually choose to ignore their hearing loss in the hopes that it […]

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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 […]