How To Tell if You Need a Hearing Test: 3 Clues

How To Tell if You Need a Hearing Test: 3 Clues

This month’s blog is going to be a little different! I have broken down some of the most common statements that individuals with untreated hearing loss report. Often, when someone is suffering from untreated hearing loss, they state that they don’t know if the problem...
Tips for Summer Hearing Aid Care

Tips for Summer Hearing Aid Care

Summer can be hard on your hearing aids. Going from hot sunny summer conditions to the cold of indoor air conditioning can be a shock to hearing aids. Here we offer some tips and tricks to protect your hearing aids from the heat and humidity of Summer. Keep your aids...
Is My Hearing Good For My Age?

Is My Hearing Good For My Age?

Frequently I see patients who believe aging = hearing loss. In my experience, that’s not necessarily the case. Let’s explore a few other factors that contribute to hearing loss and what you can do to keep your hearing healthy. Let’s Start With the...
Hearing Loss and Cognitive Decline

Hearing Loss and Cognitive Decline

Everything You Need to Know About Hearing Loss and Cognitive Decline According to Uchida et. al., adults with hearing loss develop significant cognitive impairments 3.2 years sooner than those with normal hearing. To understand how this happens, let’s explore two...
Why Is It Hard To Understand Someone With A Mask On?

Why Is It Hard To Understand Someone With A Mask On?

What Did You Say? If you are having a hard time understanding someone wearing a mask- you’re not alone. Those with even a mild hearing loss will notice a significant decrease in their ability to understand someone with a mask on. The reason? We all use facial cues to...