#HearingFactFriday: There’s an easy way to tell if the noise around you is too loud
On most occasions, it’s easy to know when the noise around you is too loud and could potentially...
Posted On: 07/05/2019
Video - Five things that are better to know than guess
Are you a “surprise me” person? Someone who goes with flow and enjoys outcomes that are...
Posted On: 06/26/2019
Five tips for maintaining hearing aids in hot weather
With summer here, it’s a good time to remember that hearing aids, like most high-tech devices, are...
Posted On: 06/24/2019
Hearing Loss and Social Isolation
A recent report has combined a wide body of medical research from a range of different sources, with the...
Posted On: 06/20/2019
Nearly twice as many men have hearing loss as women
A National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey discovered that men between the ages of 20-69 “had...
Posted On: 06/18/2019
Construction work is hard on your hearing
Some hearing facts are surprising, and some are not. This hearing fact falls in the “not...
Posted On: 06/07/2019
Can treating hearing loss reduce your risk for dementia?
In 2017, a study published in The Lancet, one of the world’s leading medical journals, called...
Posted On: 06/03/2019
Ten tips to protect your hearing
Noise-induced hearing loss (NIHL) is the only preventable cause of hearing loss. Although you may adjust to...
Posted On: 05/31/2019
Survey says wearing hearing aids leads to good things
Beginning in 1989, the non-profit Better Hearing Institute (since renamed the Hearing Industries...
Posted On: 05/27/2019
Rechargeable vs disposable hearing aid batteries — now you have a choice
All hearing aids, regardless of the style, size, or technology level, have the same basic components: a...
Posted On: 05/22/2019
What is the cause of tinnitus and does it mean I have hearing loss?
What is the cause of tinnitus? If you’ve done research, you’ve probably discovered that there...
Posted On: 05/20/2019
You just got your first pair of hearing aids — now what?
Congratulations on your first set of hearing aids! A wonderful new world of sound awaits you! Keep in mind...
Posted On: 05/17/2019
How many people in the world have hearing loss?
You’re forgiven if you think that hearing loss mostly affects only older adults. After all, we know...
Posted On: 05/13/2019
A healthy diet can help reduce the risk of hearing loss
Are you looking for another reason to eat well? We’re guessing you already know a million reasons...
Posted On: 05/09/2019
Smoking increases your risk for hearing loss
Need another reason not to smoke? Probably not. But if you do, this Hearing Fact Friday — pulled from...
Posted On: 05/09/2019
What better time to treat your hearing loss than Better Hearing and Speech Month?
When the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) designated May as Better Hearing and Speech...
Posted On: 05/06/2019
Are you missing your favorite sounds?
What’s your favorite sound in the world? A baby’s coo? A loved one’s laughter? Distant...
Posted On: 05/03/2019
How do you say, “It’s also an ear-worn language translator”?
Introduced less than two months ago, Livio AI hearing aids are already changing how people think of and use...
Posted On: 04/18/2019
Do’s and don’ts of ear wax removal
Ear wax, also known as cerumen, is a gray, orange or yellow material made in the ear canal. It cleans and...
Posted On: 04/16/2019
11 things new hearing can do that old ones can’t
If you have hearing loss but still haven’t done anything to treat it, do you know why? If it’s...
Posted On: 04/11/2019