Category: My Hearing Health

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

February 12, 2018 CaptionCall No comments exist

Have you been putting off getting your hearing checked?  This video from an Australian Cochlear company is a fantastic presentation on why you should make sure you are hearing at your best. Catching part of the conversation and reading people’s body language isn’t always enough! View Video:  http://doeslovelastforever.com/ Depending on your degree of hearing loss,…

February 9, 2018 CaptionCall No comments exist

Have you ever wondered how to tell if you or someone you know has hearing loss?  Here is a video that may help. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TZf7gTNfuyg&feature=youtu.be If you feel like you or a loved one is showing signs of hearing loss, schedule an appointment with a hearing care professional as soon as you can. Procrastinating treatment for…

February 2, 2018 CaptionCall No comments exist

Do you have some fun plans with your friends and family for the big game? When it comes to enjoying the super bowl, whether you’re at the stadium, watching at a sports bar, or sitting in your living room, hearing loss can feel like it gets in the way. Here are some steps you can…

January 19, 2018 CaptionCall No comments exist

As the winter months settle in, it’s important to remember to protect your ears. Cold and wet weather can increase the risk for ear infections, lead to a condition called ‘surfers ear’, and also potentially damage your hearing aids. Keeping your ears and hearing instruments warm and dry are essential when it comes to healthy…

January 11, 2018 CaptionCall No comments exist

Uh oh! You’re tire is flat. Guess you’ll just have to tough it out and drive with a flat tire for the rest of your life. Yikes!  Of course that kind of thinking doesn’t make any sense, but why then do so many people apply that thinking to their hearing loss. A recent study conducted…

January 10, 2018 CaptionCall 17 comments

It’s the New Year and that means it’s time to get a fresh new start on your hearing care. Here are some steps you can implement to make sure you are kicking the year off right. Schedule a hearing test! Find a local hearing care specialist and get your hearing checked. The process is easy…

November 29, 2017 CaptionCall No comments exist

How’s your blood sugar levels? If you have diabetes you may want to schedule a hearing test. According to a 2008 study, people with diabetes are nearly twice as likely to experience hearing loss compared to people without diabetes.  In addition, the study found that the trend also applied to pre-diabetics (those who are on…

November 27, 2017 CaptionCall 4 comments

Think you can get away with playing an instrument without wearing hearing protection? According to recent studies, that may not be the case. Experts are saying that the biggest culprit for noise induced hearing loss while playing music comes from your own instrument. That means you don’t have to be playing in an orchestra to…

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…