Dr. Li-Korotky Volunteers For a Noble Cause in Bend, Oregon

Dr. Li-Korotky has volunteered her professional services to the Volunteers in Medicine Clinic of the Cascades (VIM). VIM provides free healthcare to working adults in Deschutes County with no medical insurance or means to pay for care. Dr. Li-Korotky will join 450 in-clinic volunteers and 350 local medical partners in a community effort to collaborate and provide patients with necessary primary and specialty medical care, prescription medications, mental health care, and/or basic dental care. VIM’s patients represent a broad segment of our community… they include construction workers, waiters, hospitality workers, bank tellers, real estate brokers, ranchers, self-employed entrepreneurs, home health …

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“For the Health of It” Wellness and Fitness Fair at the Bend Senior Center

Pacific Northwest Audiology was a proud sponsor of the “For the Health of It” Wellness and Fitness Fair in the Bend Senior Center, on Thursday, September 20. Numerous people stopped at our booth for free consultations on hearing loss and tinnitus (ringing in the ears), hearing aid cleaning and trouble shooting, or volume testing/adjustments of their iPods and MP3 players for threatening decibel levels. Others had a chance to see their eardrum helicopter game sale through the eyes of a video Otoscope! Of course, the dark chocolate Ears were a big hit! A Newsletter describing the event can be found …

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Focus on Mental Health

Raising Awareness of the Link between Depression and Unaddressed Hearing Loss Pacific Northwest Audiology is joining the Better Hearing Institute (BHI) in raising awareness of the link between depression and untreated hearing loss in recognition of World Mental Health Day (October 10), National Depression Screening Day® (October 11), and Mental Illness Awareness Week (October 7-13). Research shows that hearing loss frequently co-exists with depression and/or anxiety, and that people with untreated hearing loss may be at an increased risk of depression. Pacific Northwest Audiology is urging people within the Bend and Central Oregon community to take the Across America Hearing …

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We will refresh this Blog at least once every week…more often twice a week. The Blog will contain relevant and newsworthy information and events, and we will enhance the blog with photos, videos, and audio. Blog content will include: Upcoming events of interest and a “look back” at important events. Informational articles, presentations, and videos produced by Dr. Li-Korotky. Our interpretation of important articles written by respected organizations and distinguished professionals. New Technology and Methods. Occasional topics that represent “hot button” issues that we feel compelled to bring to your attention. Recognizing the importance of using Blogs and Social Media …

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