Category: My Hearing Health

Posts that discuss hearing heath care and the benefits of a healthy lifestyle.

March 21, 2019 CaptionCall No comments exist

Looking for more reasons why getting a hearing aid is good for you? Healthyhearing.com has a great list of 5 ways that hearing aids can help you live longer. Hearing aids help with balance – Falls can be very dangerous as we age and hearing loss has been tied to increased chances of falling. Hearing…

March 7, 2019 CaptionCall No comments exist

Yay! You got hearing aids! Now you are living free and can hear absolutely everything. As much as we wish this to be true there are some important things you should know about making the best of your hearing aid experience. Your hearing aids are expensive and the last thing you want is for them…

February 13, 2019 CaptionCall 1 comment

You may not have ever thought to pair the two issues together, but if you have, or you know someone who has been diagnosed with sleep apnea, then it might well be worth making an appointment to see an audiologist. Research has established that sleep apnea can be a clear sign of hearing loss. Experts…

January 31, 2019 CaptionCall 3 comments

Have you ever felt like your hearing loss is just draining you? If so, you’re not alone. Hearing loss can take its toll physically and emotionally, leaving you feeling stressed and spent. The fact is, with hearing loss you have to work harder than the average person to stay engaged. Healthyhearing.com has some great tips…

January 24, 2019 CaptionCall 5 comments

The weekend will soon be upon us and it will be a perfect time to get together with friends and family to eat out and spend time together. However when you have hearing loss, it can often be difficult to keep up with the conversation while at a busy restaurant. Here are some things you…

January 17, 2019 CaptionCall 1 comment

When it’s cold outside it is important to remember to keep your ears warm and dry.  Exostosis ear, or more commonly called Surfer’s ear, can become a real issue for people that spend a lot of time doing activities outside in the cold. Exostosis is a result of your body trying to protect your ears….

January 10, 2019 CaptionCall No comments exist

Staying active as you age is an important part of living a healthy life. However with it being cold outside you may feel less motivated to get out and about. Aplaceformom.com has some great ideas you can use to stay active this winter: Take a dance class Go swimming Bundle up and take a walk…

January 3, 2019 CaptionCall 1 comment

It’s a new year! It’s time to take the opportunity to set some goals around your hearing health! Here are some steps you can take to make sure you achieve the hearing health goals you set for yourself. Make your goals specific Measure your progress Share your goals with family and friends Schedule your goal…

December 20, 2018 CaptionCall No comments exist

Did you know that getting your hearing loss treated by a hearing care professional can be a holiday gift for your friends and family? If you show signs of hearing loss but have been putting off treatment there are a few reasons why getting your hearing treated could be the best gift you give this…

December 6, 2018 CaptionCall 1 comment

Trying to save on health care costs as you age? You may want to have your hearing checked. A recent 10 year study showed that adults with untreated hearing loss spent an average of 46% more in total health care costs than those with treated hearing loss. For the participants of the study this was…