For many, hearing aids are an essential, necessary and extremely beneficial part of their life. For those who experience hearing loss, they can really make a huge difference in partially restoring the hearing, no matter if you have mild or severe hearing loss. Hearing aids come in a few different types, and all of them […]
Experiencing hearing loss can be a stressful experience. It’s frustrating and isolating when you can see a world going on around you, but it feels as if you can’t quite connect properly. Being fitted for a hearing aid is the first step on a journey that will allow you to reconnect with friends and family […]
How to prepare for an emergency Lately, summer storms have been very extreme—it’s not uncommon to experience flooding and power outages. If you are hearing impaired, now is the best time to plan for an emergency like this: One of the easiest ways to be emergency-ready is to put together a preparedness kit in a […]
May is National Better Hearing Month and it’s a good time to look at the impact hearing loss has on Americans. Today, approximately 36 million Americans suffer from hearing loss–more than half of them are under age 65. We know that untreated hearing loss can affect your ability to understand speech and can negatively impact […]
Watch the video: What to expect from your hearing exam We’ve discussed in previous videos how you know if you are at risk for hearing loss. Once you make an appointment to have your hearing checked, what can you expect? Hearing tests are painless and non-invasive. Most occur in a quiet, sound-treated room or enclosure […]
For most of us, holiday travel can be stressful. But imagine traveling in today’s climate with a hearing impairment or hearing aids. Fortunately, with a little planning and some knowledge, your trip will be smooth sailing and stress-free! First, before you leave, go thru this pre-travel checklist to prepare for any unforeseen circumstances you may […]
I’m always amazed when I see the reaction of my new patients to the new technology available in today’s hearing aids. Many people think they are doomed to wearing a bulky, uncomfortable hearing aid. Fortunately, they are happy to learn that today’s hearing aid hardly resembles the device your parents or grandparents might have worn. […]
I had my Comcast ad re edited with some new stills and a new ending. Check it out here or if you see it during daytime TV watching, let me know what you think!