Tips for Adjusting to New Hearing Aids

Tips for Adjusting to New Hearing Aids

Are you looking forward to trying hearing aids for the first time? If you’ve already been diagnosed with hearing loss, it can be a hard reality to accept, but the good news is that now you have the information to take action and seek treatment. The most common and effective treatment for hearing loss is hearing aids. These tiny electronic … Read More

How Air Pollution Can Contribute to Hearing Loss

Everyone knows that loud noise can damage your hearing, however this isn’t the only risk to our ears we have to navigate in our daily lives. It’s important to understand other risks to hearing loss as well, in order to avoid some of the devastating consequences. Hearing loss is a permanent condition which not only affects our ability to follow … Read More

Hearing Loss among Millennials & Gen Z

Hearing Loss among Millennials & Gen Z

A common misconception is that hearing loss only affects older adults. While it is true that the risk of hearing loss increases significantly with age, we are at risk at any stage of life from birth and beyond. In fact, many experts are discovering higher rates of hearing loss in younger generations such as Millennials and Generation Z. Studies show … Read More

Nutrients That Boost Your Hearing Health

Nutrients That Boost Your Hearing Health

We are what we eat. Every dietary choice directly affects our health. Some effects you feel immediately such as the sensation of a perfectly balanced dish or the rush of chocolate as the caffeine and sugar hit our system giving us a short quick burst of energy. Other effects of food develop a little more subtly over time. If you … Read More

Adjusting to New Hearing Aids

Adjusting to New Hearing Aids

Are you considering hearing aids? Perhaps it’s become increasingly difficult to hear and you just can’t wait to improve your ability to follow conversations as well as be more alert out and about in the world. When you get a new pair of properly prescribed eyeglasses the change is immediate. However, hearing aids don’t work quite like that. Many people … Read More

Signs You May Have Tinnitus 

It’s not uncommon to experience a ringing in your ears every now and then that seems to be coming from nowhere. Old wives tales explained it as a sign that someone was speaking of you. However, technically this ring is called tinnitus – a phantom sound which affects an estimated 50 million people in the United States. While in most … Read More

Celebrate World Hearing Day: Ear and Hearing Care for All!

World Hearing Day

Did you know that March 3rd is World Hearing Day? Launched by the World Health Organization (WHO), this global campaign raises awareness about hearing loss. Though it is one of the most common health issues people experience, it is widely undertreated. It is estimated that only a third of people who could benefit from treatment actually receive it.  The theme … Read More

Tips for Virtual Communication from People with Hearing Loss

Tips for Virtual Communication from People with Hearing Loss

As the world becomes increasingly reliant on virtual communication, people with hearing loss face unique challenges in staying connected with loved ones and participating in professional settings. But don’t worry, we have compiled some tips from people with hearing loss to help you navigate virtual communication more effectively. These tips can help not only those with hearing loss, but also … Read More

Identifying the Signs of Hearing Loss

Identifying the Signs of Hearing Loss

Hearing loss can be a difficult thing to detect. It’s like trying to detect a leak in your bathwater. At first, the water level just seems a little lower than usual. But over time, they both become more and more empty, and you find yourself getting colder. The same is true for hearing loss. It can creep up on you … Read More

Watching TV with Hearing Aids

Watching TV with Hearing Aids

If you love to watch television, you are not alone. Many Americans watch TV as a way to unwind, relax, catch up on news, and to enjoy the best that the television industry has to offer. However, hearing loss can get in the way of enjoying these shows. When a person has hearing loss, the temptation might be to turn … Read More