How to Pick the Right Hearing Aid Model

Modern-day advances in technology ensure that your hearing loss can be successfully remedied with the right hearing aid model. The difficulty is finding the right one. With all of the hearing aid models on the market, it can be just a little … [Read more...]

How to Communicate Effectively Despite Hearing Loss

Communication is consistently cited as one of the most—if not the most—crucial factors to building and preserving healthy relationships. As reported by the PBS program The Emotional Life: "How couples behave when solving problems together or arguing … [Read more...]

Do I Need One or Two Hearing Aids?

Are two hearing aids better than one? If you’re looking for the quick answer, then yes, almost all instances of hearing loss are most effectively managed with two hearing aids. If you want to understand why, or are interested about exactly why … [Read more...]

The Alarming Hearing Loss Statistics You Need to Know About

Far too often, we hear people claim that hearing loss only affects “old people,” that it’s just a natural part of getting old, or that it’s generally an uncommon condition. These remarks couldn’t be further from the truth. Here are statistics you … [Read more...]

5 Good Reasons to Get a Hearing Test

In the United States, about 37.5 million adults have some amount of hearing loss. Yet according to the National Institutes of Health (NIH), only 20 percent of those who could reap the benefits of hearing aids actually use them. That implies that millions … [Read more...]

4 Important Sounds You’re Missing With Hearing Loss

Here’s something most people are surprised to learn: in the majority of cases of hearing loss, people can hear a number of sounds without any problem, and have trouble only with specific sounds. Particularly, if you have difficulty only with … [Read more...]

The Health Benefits of Better Hearing

It’s often said that we don’t truly appreciate the things we have until they’re gone, and this seems to be particularly true of our ability to hear. Hearing loss is not only hard to detect; it’s also hard to appreciate just how much hearing improves our … [Read more...]

6 Encouraging Things Wearing Hearing Aids Says About You

It remains a puzzle as to why wearing a pair of glasses—which improve vision impairment—is perceived as an indication of intelligence, while wearing hearing aids—which correct hearing impairment—has been perceived as an indication of old age. Maybe … [Read more...]

4 Reasons to Upgrade Your Hearing Aids

When should I upgrade my hearing aids? This is a typical question we hear from our patients, and the answer requires some thought. While hearing aids typically have a life-span of 3-7 years, there are several situations in which you may desire to … [Read more...]

Why You Shouldn’t Wait to Treat Your Hearing Loss

We all procrastinate, regularly talking ourselves out of challenging or uncomfortable chores in favor of something more pleasing or fun. Distractions are all around as we tell ourselves that we will some day get around to whatever we’re presently working … [Read more...]