So, we know that when we wear earplugs or earmuffs when exposed to loud noises such as concerts, construction sites, and leaf blowers we are protecting our hearing from future damage, right? Kudos to you for protecting your hearing! But, did you know another way to help protect our hearing? FOOD!!!
January 16, 2019 Hearing Loss
Going to the movies or to a live theater show can be one of the most enjoyable forms of entertainment. Simply the experience of going out with friends or family and taking in a show together is such a rewarding way to spend time together and be social.
January 8, 2019 Hearing Loss
Many people are aware that their hearing has deteriorated but are reluctant to seek help. Perhaps they don't want to acknowledge the problem, are embarrassed by what they see as a weakness, or believe that they can "get by" without using a hearing aid. And, unfortunately, too many wait years, even decades, to address the effects of hearing loss before getting treatment.
The Holiday Season is here! It is a time meant for laughter and joy, and celebration. Have you ever thought about what it would be like if you couldn’t hear this delightfulness? For those suffering from hearing loss, holidays that are meant to be FUN, actually can cause depression and isolation. If someone you love is suffering from hearing loss, the Holiday Season can serve as a great opportunity to start a conversation about it. Read this week’s article for some helpful tips!
October 17, 2018 Hearing Loss
Could untreated hearing loss be costing you money? A study conducted by the Better Hearing Institute discovered that untreated hearing loss can have significant financial consequences. According to their study, people with untreated hearing loss can lose as much as $30,000 a year, depending on their degree of hearing loss.