Hearing loss increases your risk of social isolation
According to the former Surgeon General, social isolation is a growing epidemic that is associated with a...
Posted On: 12/22/2019
Five reasons why you should not ignore hearing loss
Does this sound familiar? Either you or someone you know is just starting to deal with hearing loss. But...
Posted On: 12/18/2019
#HearingFactFriday: Listening Fatigue
Hearing loss is more than difficulty understanding speech and hearing sound. It also makes you extremely...
Posted On: 12/13/2019
How do hearing aids work?
Great question! A hearing aid is a small electronic device that is worn in or behind the ear(s) to assist...
Posted On: 12/09/2019
Hearing tests should be part of your health regime
Most adults schedule regular checkups with their doctors, dentists and optometrists. Not only does the need...
Posted On: 12/04/2019
People wait too long to treat hearing loss
Today’s hearing fact isn’t surprising when you think about it. Most hearing loss is subtle and...
Posted On: 11/20/2019
Reimagining what a hearing aid can do
Have you heard about our Livio AI hearing aid yet? First introduced in August 2018, it’s been getting...
Posted On: 11/12/2019
City living is hard on your hearing
Last year, The Atlantic published an article about noise pollution titled, “City Noise Might Be...
Posted On: 11/07/2019
Is there a way I can help a loved one who has hearing loss?
We know that, left untreated, hearing loss can negatively affect our quality of life. Studies link...
Posted On: 11/04/2019
Too few people follow good hearing protection practices
Exposure to sounds 85 decibels (dB) and above is all it takes to damage your hearing. A food blender is 88...
Posted On: 10/31/2019
Hearing loss impacts memory and comprehension
Readers of the publication Trends in Neurosciences will already know today’s fact. For the other 99.9...
Posted On: 10/29/2019
Noise annoyance can cause hearing loss
We've written articles about hearing loss has nearly doubled in just the past 15 years — and chalked...
Posted On: 10/16/2019
Some industries are more hazardous to your hearing than others
Here’s a niche fact for National Protect Your Hearing Month that isn’t much of a surprise:...
Posted On: 10/15/2019
Wearing hearing aids can improve relationships
Hearing aid wearers regularly reach out to us to share stories of why they got Starkey hearing aids and how...
Posted On: 10/08/2019
Four common places where you should protect against hearing loss
October is National Protect Your Hearing Month. This month-long campaign is a great reminder that...
Posted On: 10/01/2019
How do I know if I should have a hearing test?
Do you ever feel like people around you are mumbling or speaking too quickly? Are you having to ask others...
Posted On: 09/30/2019
11 reasons why you should test your hearing
Hearing loss happens. It’s the third most common health problem for older adults after arthritis and...
Posted On: 09/26/2019
The inability to distinguish sounds is a form of hearing loss
The National Safety Council’s Safety + Health magazine recently published an article about...
Posted On: 09/25/2019
Doctors rarely test patients for hearing loss
If you’ve been to your doctor lately, you would probably agree with today’s Hearing Fact...
Posted On: 09/13/2019
What is the best food to stave off hearing loss?
Have you ever heard the phrase “brain food”, or run across lists like the “12 best foods...
Posted On: 09/09/2019