Can Stress Affect Your Hearing?

Can Stress Affect Your Hearing?

It’s hard to believe the novel coronavirus began sweeping the nation one year ago. In the blink of an eye the entire world was turned upside down; shelves went bare in grocery stores, businesses closed, jobs were lost, and social distancing became the “new normal.”...
Better Hearing Habits For the New Year

Better Hearing Habits For the New Year

Are your habits sabotaging your hearing? Discover how implementing exercise, hearing protection, and some social interaction can help maintain your hearing even as you age. Exercise The pandemic has caused several of us to forsake the gym this year. Who’s heard...
Noisy Toys 2020!

Noisy Toys 2020!

Happy Holidays! The Sight and Hearing Association wasn’t going to let a little pandemic lockdown stop their annual list of “Noisy Toys!” Every year there are new toys that are loud enough to potentially damage your child’s hearing, not mention...
Diabetes: How It Impacts Hearing

Diabetes: How It Impacts Hearing

If you or someone you love has diabetes you are probably aware that diabetes causes small blood vessel disease.With diabetes blood vessels weaken and slow the flow of blood through the body which can lead to diabetic neuropathy or organ and tissue damage. Since I am...