Hearing Health Blog
Summer and the activities we like to engage in during the warm weather can be hard going on our hearing aids. Let's face it, when you have your hearing aids fitted, you are told to keep your hearing aids dry and away from moisture and humidity, but that's what summer involves – splashing about in the pool or the ocean
Hearing aids can be a life-changing experience with the right technology and settings. However, it’s important you understand how to correctly use your device and the controls to ensure you get the most out of the technology. How do you adjust a hearing aid volume? The design of a hearing aid enables it to adjust to various listening conditions faultlessly.
If you have a loved one who experiences hearing loss, then it is only natural that you might be concerned for how this change affects their life. There are real risks associated with untreated hearing loss, from feelings of depression and isolation to an increased rate of falls and other accidental injuries . Fitting hearing aids with the help of
When you experience hearing loss , you shouldn’t have to live with it for the rest of your life. Thanks to hearing aids and devices, there is no excuse. An audiologist can examine your ears and fit you with suitable hearing devices in a matter of minutes, eliminating the problem and enhancing your quality of life. Still, hearing aids can
Have you been hearing a continuous ringing, hissing, whistling, chirping or buzzing? This loud noise is commonly referred to as tinnitus, and it is very common in the U.S. In fact, it is estimated that more than 50 million adults live with this condition . Although tinnitus is usually associated with hearing loss, it doesn’t always cause hearing loss. Tinnitus
Loss of hearing is a condition that affects around 30 million Americans . While we tend to associate it with getting older, it can affect us at any time of our lives, and it can be exacerbated by degenerative conditions like Meniere’s Disease and hypertension. There’s even compelling evidence to suggest that conditions like diabetes can also affect hearing loss.
If you are experiencing hearing loss, it is important that you see an audiologist . If they determine that you need to wear a hearing aid, you will soon come to notice that there is a vast range of devices to choose from. It can be overwhelming trying to work out which is the best hearing aid for you, which
Millions of people are diagnosed with hearing loss every year, and it’s not only the elderly that experience hearing loss. 15% of the adult population report hearing loss in some shape or form while children can experience the issues too. Regardless of individual backgrounds, hearing aids are the most common form of condition management by far. The transition into wearing
When you’re experiencing issues with your hearing, you may find there’s a lot of information that you need to take in. And it can be quite worrisome, because everything is all new. However, when you’re looking at hearing aids , and you’re interested in seeing an audiologist, there may be different concerns and questions that you have in mind. Although
With every year that comes, there are new trends that go with it. This is the case across all industries, and audiology is certainly no different. In this blog post, we are going to take a look at the different advances in hearing aids and hearing aid technology. Multifunctional communication devices There is no denying that hearing aids are changing