12Feb, 2020

How Treating Hearing Loss Improves Your Relationships

By: | Tags:

Do you have hearing loss? Most people would immediately answer no, but the fact is that 48 million Americans have hearing loss, and many of them don’t even know it yet. Hearing loss is often a gradual process, happening over time as part of the natural wear and tear your ears experience throughout life. One of the first telltale signs that you have hearing loss is in your relationships. Have you noticed a breakdown in communication, or feel isolated from your family and friends? Struggling to hear conversations is an […]
READ MORE

6Feb, 2020

The Benefits of Being Social for Older Americans

By: | Tags:

Do you want to maintain your health and vitality as you age? Age is just a number, so choose to stay socially active and energetic throughout your golden years. Being social has a lot of hidden benefits, and as well as improving your overall happiness and quality of life, being socially active will keep your body and mind healthy. Physical Benefits of Being Social Being social keeps you energetic and active, and helps you maintain a feeling of purpose and connection in your life. When older adults retire and face […]
READ MORE

23Jan, 2020

A Healthy Diet Can Lower the Risk of Hearing Loss

By: | Tags:

Hearing loss can be caused by a number of factors. You know that loud noises can lead to hearing loss, and that the aging process affects your ears. Studies have shown that smoking, obesity, and heart disease can also be linked to hearing loss. Did you know that the foods you eat can also affect your ears? Studying Nutrition and Hearing A recent study carried out by researchers at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston looked at nutrition and hearing to see how the foods we eat affect our […]
READ MORE

14Jan, 2020

New Year’s Resolution: Get Your Hearing Tested

By: | Tags:

At the start of a new year, we all take the time to look back on the year that’s just ended, and resolve to do things even better in the year ahead. Many of us want to improve our health, eat better, or exercise more. Another resolution that should be at the top of your list is to get a hearing test! You’re in good company, since around 40 million Americans have hearing loss. Looking after your hearing health is imperative to your overall health and well-being, and getting hearing […]
READ MORE

27Dec, 2019

Are Two Hearing Aids Better Than One?

By: | Tags:

Are two hearing aids better than one? This is a common question asked by most people with hearing loss. Most ask if they can use one hearing aid instead of two. Somehow this can be an economic decision. Most love the idea of acquiring one hearing aid. Another group assumes that their hearing loss is not that severe to warrant two hearing aids. Others think that their condition is unequal between ears, therefore, settling for the idea of buying one hearing aid. Well, in almost all cases, it’s not advisable […]
READ MORE

27Dec, 2019

Common Excuses for Not Buying Hearing Aids

By: | Tags:

According to the International Journal of Audiology, 40% of 55-to 74-year-olds suffer from an age-related hearing loss. Eighty percent of those who would gain from using a hearing aid are not using one. and up to 25% of those who already have hearing aids are not wearing them. Why don’t people like hearing aids? There are pragmatic reasons for this: however, in many situations, emotional factors are the real issue. Here are some of explanations people give for not using hearing aids, and why they should. “I can hear just fine.” Due to the gradual […]
READ MORE

27Dec, 2019

Hearing Aids and Artificial Intelligence

By: | Tags:

Artificial intelligence or AI is revolutionizing a number of businesses. AI refers to computers and computer systems that are able to carry out tasks which previously were limited to specifically human kinds of intelligence. AI is changing the way businesses approach the data they collect. It’s making big changes in the way that goods are manufactured. It’s also having big impacts in the world of medicine and medical devices. In the healthcare industry, artificial intelligence helps to cut through the increasingly complex data collected by healthcare providers and imaging equipment. […]
READ MORE

Acupuncture for Hearing Loss & Tinnitus: Does it Really Work?
1Dec, 2019

Acupuncture for Hearing Loss & Tinnitus: Does it Really Work?

By: | Tags:

Acupuncture is part of ancient Chinese medicine, and it’s a way of helping to cure imbalances in the body and set the body back on a normal path again. There have been claims from Acupuncture practitioners that the art can help reduce conditions like Tinnitus and general hearing loss. Some people believe this to be the case, while others are highly skeptical. Those who believe it certainly try it and many people who are suffering from severe hearing conditions might give it a shot as well. In general, it’s a […]
READ MORE

Studies on Hearing Loss & Injuries
28Nov, 2019

Studies on Hearing Loss & Injuries

By: | Tags:

Hearing loss is becoming more common in people and it is something that we should not ignore. It has been found that there is a significant growth in the number of people that are affected by hearing loss. Hearing loss can be treated and there are many people who don’t believe that and even if they do they ignore taking a treatment thinking that the problem is minor now. It is important to realize that untreated hearing loss can turn from mild to severe very quickly and after a stage, […]
READ MORE

Hearing Loss Cures of the Past
23Nov, 2019

Hearing Loss Cures of the Past

By: | Tags:

Throughout history, thousands of experts have tried to cure hearing loss. Hearing loss is not always a simple issue, but historically, people have taken simple approaches to solve the problem. Even licensed doctors used to try and take shortcuts to solve the problem with little to no regard for the patient’s safety; not like today. Hearing loss can be either sensorineural and caused by aging, injury, stroke, obesity, genetics, or other conditions that affect the human body; or it can be conductive and caused by obstructions directly affected the ears, […]
READ MORE