If only people with hearing loss knew this, they could cut their risk of dementia considerably.
Perceived stigmas around hearing loss have long kept people from seeking help. But attitudes are changing. Just look at this recent report.
Early treatment for sudden sensorineural hearing loss is important, yet it often goes misdiagnosed. Here’s why.
Even over-the-counter medicines can cause hearing loss. Here’s what you should know.
Today’s breakthroughs in technology ensure that your hearing loss can be efficiently remedied with the right hearing aid model. The problem is choosing the right one. With all of the hearing aid models available in the market, it can feel a bit overwhelming. But by evaluating four factors—together with assistance from a highly trained […]
Communication is consistently reported as one of the most—if not the most—crucial factors to strengthening and sustaining healthy relationships. As reported by the PBS program The Emotional Life: “How couples behave when solving problems together or arguing can predict the character and success of their relationship. A raised eyebrow, a hand on the arm, […]
Dealing with hearing loss during the holiday season can be especially challenging. While you may actually prefer to NOT hear some of your relatives, the conversations you do wish to participate in can be stressful. And because nearly all large holiday events tend to be loud, it can be near impossible to focus on […]
Are two hearing aids better than one? If you’re searching for the short answer, then yes, the majority of cases of hearing loss are most effectively treated with two hearing aids. If you want to know why, or are curious about exactly why we have two ears in the first place, then keep on […]
Assuming that you have hearing loss, what’s most likely to make you happy? A) Winning the lottery, or B) Purchasing a new pair of hearing aids It may seem obvious to you that the answer is A, but research on happiness conveys a quite different story. For starters, many people do tend to THINK […]
Far too many times, we hear people assert that hearing loss only impacts “old people,” that it’s just a natural part of getting old, or that it’s generally an uncommon condition. These remarks couldn’t be further from the truth. Here are statistics you need to know about: Prevalence of hearing loss in the US Hearing […]