WHAT IS THE CAUSE OF TINNITUS?

If you have ever experienced ringing in your ears, you have experienced tinnitus. Tinnitus is an issue that can cause annoyance, inconvenience and even pain for the millions of people affected. Some people, however, do not have very noticeable symptoms. … Read More

HEARING AID TECHNOLOGY MAKES HEARING LOSS EASIER THAN EVER

If you suffer from significant hearing loss, you may have experienced a substantial decrease in quality of life, especially while trying to experience community. Because hearing is such a crucial part of navigating the public sphere, hearing aids have become … Read More

RETIRING? DON’T FORGET ABOUT HEARING HEALTH!

If you are nearing retirement age, you may have health care and other costs on your mind. Healthcare costs are always significant, and the hearing-related portion of those costs factor in as well. According to recent estimates for cost-of-living in … Read More

HEARING LOSS CAN HAVE THESE LITTLE-KNOWN CAUSES

Many people already know the most frequent sources of hearing problems: being in the presence of noise over 80 decibels on an ongoing basis (loud music, machinery or lawnmowers); or short bursts of extreme noise, such as an explosion or … Read More

HEARING AIDS: TWO ARE BETTER THAN ONE

Often when diagnosed with hearing loss, one ear may have more severe hearing damage than the other. Because hearing aids can carry a significant cost, we are often asked if two hearing aids are really necessary. The answer is an … Read More

WHERE DID HEARING AIDS COME FROM?

Modern hearing aids are remarkable: small enough to hide inside of your ears, yet they can allow you to hear even when your ears fail you. If you have ever been stuck somewhere without the use of your hearing aids, … Read More

Hearing Loss Links You May Not Expect

You probably know what the common causes of hearing loss are. Loud noises, earwax build-up, aging and severe illness are all commonly-known causes of hearing loss. There are some lesser-known causes of hearing loss you may not know about, however. … Read More

Springtime Is here! Are your Ears Ready?

Spring is officially here! With the changing of seasons we will soon enjoy warmer weather and blooming flowers all around us. As with everything, we get a little bit of good and not-so-good with this change, including rainy days, erratic … Read More

Protect Your Hearing by Protecting Your Heart

When we talk about our hearts, we think of a lot of things: our emotions, our souls, our dreams and desires. We also think of the physical organ that sustains our lives and pumps life-giving blood to every part of … Read More

Your Medications Could Cause Hearing Loss

Did you know that some over-the-counter and prescription medications on the market today can cause hearing loss? Not only that, but as the toxins from the drugs accumulate in your body, the damage worsens. It may be temporary, or in … Read More

1 2