Do you have clients with poor sleep habits or who struggle with insomnia? The mind plays an important role when it comes to hearing. Not getting enough sleep causes mental exhaustion which, in turn, results in the minds inability to focus on sound properly.
Mental exhaustion isn’t the only problem though. Lack of sleep is also associated with poor circulation which can cause real problems for your ears. According to ‘peoplehearingbetter.com’:
“The slowing of blood flow means fewer nutrients to the ear and this can lead to atrophy and destruction of the auditory hair cells.” Read more at http://phb.secondsensehearing.com/content/sleepless-nights-can-damage-hearing
We know that auditory hair cells currently cannot be replaced, so we need to take great care. If you find yourself staying up late at night to binge watch your favorite show or to work on favorite projects, you may want to reconsider and get to bed for hearing sake!
CaptionCall is an ambassador for hearing health and an advocate for people with hearing loss. CaptionCall encourages people everywhere to actively manage their hearing health through regular hearing evaluations, and to seek early treatment when hearing loss is identified. CaptionCall is committed to helping people with hearing loss stay socially engaged for a longer, happier, healthier life.
Written By John Apgar, Marketing Coordinator