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What’s a Safe Listening Volume?

When you love a certain song or artist, it’s natural to turn up the volume. The higher volume makes your music sound more fun and immersive. This is why headphones are so popular. But, did you know that there are risks involved with always listening to loud volumes? Do you know what the recommended listening […]

Are your patients taking ototoxic medications?

So many of my patients who use hearing aids also take a number of medications. That’s why we do a thorough medical history with our patients to learn what medications they are taking because certain drugs and medications have been linked to hearing loss and tinnitus, too. Use of these “ototoxic” medications, if not managed […]

Hearing loss may put you at risk for depression, dementia

Click here to watch the video and learn more: Hearing loss may put you at risk for depression, dementia If you’re on the fence about getting your hearing tested, new research might convince you to make an appointment with an audiologist. First, research has demonstrated that people with unmanaged hearing loss experience a decline in […]