Hearing Problems Can Strain Your Brain

Untreated hearing loss is a contributing factor in the development of dementia. Researchers have not only found strong correlations between the two, but they also believe that treating hearing loss early, staying mentally active, and maintaining strong social connections all can help lower risks of cognitive decline. Untreated hearing loss burdens cognitive functioning. The less

By |2016-12-14T13:06:03+00:00November 23rd, 2016|Categories: Dementia, Hearing Loss, Hearing Tips, Uncategorized, Untreated Hearing Loss|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Hearing Problems Can Strain Your Brain

Audiologist or Hearing Aid Dealer?

Audiology is the study of hearing, and Audiologists are the primary healthcare professionals with expertise to evaluate, diagnose, treat and manage hearing loss. Audiologist hold a Doctor of Audiology (AuD) degree and must pass rigorous testing and meet strict national clinical competency requirements. They are also qualified to prescribe, fit, and dispense hearing aids. In

By |2016-12-14T13:06:09+00:00November 17th, 2016|Categories: Audiology, Hearing Healthcare Provider, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Audiologist or Hearing Aid Dealer?

Hear, Hear! Prevention is Still the Best Cure!

Following these H.E.A.R. strategies will help prevent hearing damage due to loud noise exposure: Hold Yourself Accountable: It's all about education and action. Like most preventative health measures, you are in the best position to ensure that you practice behaviors that support healthy hearing for yourself and your family. Evaluate Your Surroundings: If you are

By |2016-12-14T13:06:14+00:00November 13th, 2016|Categories: Hearing Loss Prevention, Hearing Tips, Noise Induced Hearing Loss, Uncategorized, Untreated Hearing Loss|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Hear, Hear! Prevention is Still the Best Cure!