6 Things Your Teenager Should Know About Hearing Loss

6 Things Your Teenager Should Know About Hearing Loss

Does it ever seem like your teenager has stopped listening to you? It might not be selective listening! Recent studies on the millennial generation have shown that a large number of people in their late 20s are experiencing some degree of hearing loss, which is …

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Tips for Preventing Hearing Loss

Though hearing loss is the third most common medical condition in the United States, it is also an invisible condition – which means it tends to not elicit preventative concerns. Hearing loss comes in two common forms: presbycusis (age-related) or noise-induced. While the former is …

Why Do I Hear, But Not Understand?

Why Do I Hear, But Not Understand?

If you’ve been dealing with changes in your hearing, you may have turned up the volume on your car radio or TV or phone. With the high volumes, you may hear the sounds, but you may struggle to make sense of them, whether it is …

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Hearing Loss & the Workplace: Occupational Hearing Hazards

When we think of workplace injury, we tend to think of broken bones or pulled muscles. Hearing loss certainly does not top the list! However, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) estimates that annually, approximately 30 million people are exposed to hazardous noise at …

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When is it Time to Update Your Hearing Aids?

Your hearing aids have been a trusty companion for some time. Day in and day out, hearing aids provide us access to the world around us. However, they don’t come with a finite expiration date, so the choice to shop for a new hearing device …

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Facts & Fictions about Hearing Loss

It’s perfectly understandable to be in the midst of a life change and decide to cut yourself a break by ignoring it for a small span of time. That’s how you know which things to pay attention to and which to let fall by the …

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Hearing Loss Is Under-Treated Nationally

Did you know that hearing loss is the third most common medical condition in the US? It affects approximately 40 million Americans, with a high number of people above 65 experiencing some degree of hearing loss. In fact, age is a common factor among those …

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How to Make Hearing Aids a Part of Your Routine

Whether you are new to hearing aids, or you’ve just gotten a new pair, congratulations! You are on the journey to improved hearing. It does take some time to get used to new hearing aids. With hearing loss, we grow accustomed to hearing with our …