Category: My Hearing Health

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

November 1, 2018 CaptionCall No comments exist

Need some good ideas on how to maximize your healthy aging? Realsimple.com has a great collection of healthy habits for people that age well. The list includes: Eat healthy Exercise regularly Protect your skin from the sun Get a good night’s sleep Stay social You can read the whole article here: https://www.realsimple.com/health/preventative-health/habits-of-people-who-age-well You will be…

October 25, 2018 CaptionCall No comments exist

Ladies, did you know healthy food might help fight off age-related hearing loss! A recent study of more than 80,000 woman for 26 years has found that healthy eating can lead to someone being 47 percent less likely to experience age related hearing loss. According to the lead author “Although hearing loss is thought to…

October 25, 2018 CaptionCall No comments exist

Its Halloween next week and many of us are excited about sharing a scare with friends or family. However when it comes to wearing hearing aids there are some common reasons why people are afraid to give them a try. Healthyhearing.com has a list of common fears people have that keep them from getting hearing…

October 11, 2018 CaptionCall No comments exist

Understanding the causes of hearing loss is a necessity if you want to keep your hearing healthy. Web MD has a great slideshow for the common causes of hearing loss here: https://www.webmd.com/healthy-aging/ss/slideshow-causes You will notice the causes of severe hearing loss come down to a couple major points, what’s great is for a lot of…

September 27, 2018 CaptionCall No comments exist

When it comes to working with friends or family that have hearing loss, it can be tough to know how to best communicate. Goldencarers.com has a list of 14 great tips for communicating with aging people in our life that have hearing loss. Some of those tips include: Do not shout Don’t chew or eat…

September 20, 2018 CaptionCall 1 comment

A new study has found that people 65 and older suffering from gout have 44 percent higher likelihood of developing hearing loss. Apparently gout and hearing loss “share similar pathological processes” which has always been suspect for linking the two however this is the first study to investigate it. You can read more here: https://journals.lww.com/thehearingjournal/blog/breakingnews/pages/post.aspx?PostID=212…

September 13, 2018 CaptionCall No comments exist

Sometimes it can be hard to know if what you are experiencing is hearing loss or if people around you just aren’t speaking clearly. Medicine.net has some points you can use to see if you need to schedule a hearing care appointment. The points are: Having trouble hearing over the telephone. Finding it hard to…

September 6, 2018 CaptionCall No comments exist

When you have hearing loss it is important to take special steps to make sure those you love are communicating with you in the best way possible. One of the best ways to ensure you are understanding everything in the conversation is to make it clear to everyone who is involved that you have a…

August 23, 2018 CaptionCall 7 comments

Did you know that approximately 36 million adults in the United States report having some level of hearing loss? Did you know that 1 in 4 workers exposed to loud noises at work will end up with hearing loss? Hearing loss has been called an invisible disability. With that it is our job to inform…