The Effects of Hearing Loss on Daily Life

The Effects of Hearing Loss on Daily Life

Our sense of hearing is always on, sending us information about the world around us, helping us communicate and connect with others. When you experience hearing loss, the effects ripple throughout your life. Our hearing ability impacts how we perform at work and hearing loss …

HearCare RI - This Holiday Season, Give Yourself the Gift of Hearing

This Holiday Season Give Yourself the Gift of Hearing

Hearing loss affects about 20% of the population in the US, but it is undertreated. In fact, only one in five people who experience hearing loss and could benefit from using hearing aids to treat their hearing loss actually do. For many people, learning to …

Tips for Enjoying Thanksgiving Dinner with Hearing Loss

We’re rapidly approaching the holiday season, with Thanksgiving just about a week away. As with most holidays, Thanksgiving is a time to catch up with family and loved ones. For those of us with hearing loss, it may bring up a few stressors due to …

How Healthy Hearing Supports Healthy Brain Function

How Healthy Hearing Supports Healthy Brain Function

November marks National Alzheimer’s Awareness Month, and here at Hear Care Rhode Island, we want to draw attention both to this devastating disease and its relation to our specialty, hearing loss. While it is commonly thought that hearing loss happens in the ears, the reality …

HearCare RI - Hearing Aids Are Found to Improve Depressive Symptoms

Hearing Aids Are Found to Improve Depressive Symptoms

Hearing loss is a problem that bleeds beyond daily life and can have significant impact on emotional well-being. And it’s particularly important to recognize in light of the huge number of people that experience impaired hearing. Approximately 15% of Americans over the age of 18 …