Category: My Hearing Health

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

November 22, 2017 CaptionCall No comments exist

It’s time to loosen the belt buckle and stretch the stomach as you enjoy an elaborate Thanksgiving feast. What’s are you most grateful for this year? When it comes to managing your hearing loss, there are lots of things to be grateful for! Hearing Care Professionals – Thanks to these hard working professionals who have…

November 17, 2017 CaptionCall No comments exist

Food. Whether you are about to sit down to at a fancy restaurant with your significant other, join your family and friends at a backyard BBQ, or watch some TV while eating a good home cooked meal alone (in my case a microwave dinner), we can all agree that food is not only necessary to…

November 14, 2017 CaptionCall No comments exist

Learn how to better communicate with persons struggling with hearing loss by understanding the main causes of the loss, the degrees by which it is measured, and what people hear depending on the type and degree of their loss. Find out about common types of hearing aids, how they work, and other options that assist…

November 6, 2017 CaptionCall No comments exist

Fact or fiction – Healthy eating can help your hearing?  Fact!  A healthy diet helps blood flow and strengthens the brain, both of which help to keep your hearing healthy. As we age, it can become more difficult to think of healthy snacks or treats that you enjoy. It’s because your tastes change over time….

October 27, 2017 CaptionCall No comments exist

Do you have your retirement all planned out? Are you going to spend all day in the sun golfing? Visiting family? Catching up on your favorite TV shows? With planning for retirement there are a lot of things to prepare for. Whatever plans you make, don’t forget your hearing health. Failing to proactively treat hearing…

October 25, 2017 CaptionCall 1 comment

  Halloween brings a great time with tricks and treats. However, there are some tricks we can all live without. Phone scams are a real issue this time of year, especially for those that are getting up there in years. And those with hearing loss can be at an even greater risk of falling prey…

October 20, 2017 CaptionCall No comments exist

Untreated hearing loss has been proven to be a leading contributor to depression.  Other causes could be the stresses of the oncoming holidays, work, family and just plain aging. How do we know if we or someone we know may be dealing with depression? Agingcare.com has a great list of signs to look out for…

October 16, 2017 CaptionCall No comments exist

Have you ever had someone speak to you in a condescending way?  It probably was a little annoying at the very least – possibly even quite irritating.  The definition of condescending is ‘having or showing an attitude of patronizing superiority; to treat with an apparent kindness which portrays a feeling of superiority.’  No one likes…

September 29, 2017 CaptionCall No comments exist

Have you been staying safe this hurricane season? With all the natural disasters lately it may feel like a scary time. Navigating these scenarios can be even more difficult with hearing loss. So what can someone with hearing loss do to prepare for such an emergency? Well the Hearing Health Foundation has an emergency preparedness…