Healthy Habits to Protect Your Hearing

When you think of hearing protection, your mind might go immediately to earplugs. Indeed, even wearing disposable foam earplugs can work wonders to help you protect your hearing in the future, but the possibilities for hearing protection do not stop there. With ample research into the behaviors you can employ to secure better hearing later … Read more Healthy Habits to Protect Your Hearing

The Pros & Cons of Different Hearing Aid Types

Congratulations on taking the step toward hearing loss treatment! After you have taken a hearing test, you have entered the world of filling in the gaps in your hearing. Although you have taken the most important step, you are now faced with navigating the world of hearing aids, and the ever-growing number of options can … Read more The Pros & Cons of Different Hearing Aid Types

Celebrate World Alzheimer’s Month with a Hearing Test!

With nearly 50 million people globally living with Alzheimer’s disease or another form of dementia, just imagine all the people involved in caregiving and support. With the emotional, mental, and physical energy this requires, one month of annual acknowledgement is nowhere near enough to show our gratitude. And yet, a monthly commemoration each year is … Read more Celebrate World Alzheimer’s Month with a Hearing Test!

How Treating Hearing Loss Supports Your Brain

For at least a decade, researchers have known that there is a connection between hearing loss and dementia. Many studies have taken place, and a team led by Dr. Frank Lin at Johns Hopkins University have led the way in establishing a statistical link between hearing loss and dementia. These studies have demonstrated that, controlling … Read more How Treating Hearing Loss Supports Your Brain

Prevent Falls by Treating Hearing Loss

Unfortunately, falls are a common form of injury among seniors. The National Council on Aging reports that every 11 seconds an older adult visits an emergency room due to a fall-related injury. Indeed, falls are the leading cause of fatal and non-fatal injury for seniors in the United States.  With these high rates of concern, … Read more Prevent Falls by Treating Hearing Loss