Why You Should Talk about Hearing at Your Next Physical

Hearing loss is a condition that poses many challenges in everyday life. Not only can it become difficult to carry on a conversation or connect with loved ones, but simple interactions in public can become confusing. Simply engaging in a straightforward exchange with a stranger can transform into a challenging guessing game.  With these common … Read more Why You Should Talk about Hearing at Your Next Physical

Untreated Hearing Loss May Make You Accident-Prone

No doubt you can imagine situations in which hearing loss is associated with an accident. Imagine yourself out and about, minding your own business. If a flying object were approaching you from behind, then your sense of hearing would likely be the first line of recourse to make you aware of that approaching danger. Yet, … Read more Untreated Hearing Loss May Make You Accident-Prone

How to Prevent Hearing Loss & Reduce Its Impact

Back in March, we celebrated World Hearing Day by commemorating the ways that hearing health services have improved, as well as to raise awareness about the strides that remain necessary. This year, the European Parliament hosted a debate about the needs and priorities of the hearing health community. Some of the topics they discussed included … Read more How to Prevent Hearing Loss & Reduce Its Impact

Undertreated & Undiagnosed: Age-Related Hearing Loss

Although age-related hearing loss is incredibly common, many people soldier on without receiving the treatment they need. Why do so many people have undertreated and undiagnosed age-related hearing loss? The reasons are as diverse as the people who face the condition. Let’s take a moment to remember what age-related hearing loss is. This form of … Read more Undertreated & Undiagnosed: Age-Related Hearing Loss

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!