Should You Get a Hearing Test?

Should you get a hearing test?

Do you ever feel like the people you’re talking to are mumbling or speaking too quickly? Are you having to ask others to repeat themselves frequently? Or maybe you’re struggling to follow a conversation when there is background noise?  If so, these could be indicators that you have a hearing loss.  It’s not uncommon for friends and family members to … Read More

The Benefits of Treating Hearing Loss

The Benefits of Treating Hearing Loss

Untreated hearing loss has multifaceted effects on daily living. A reduced ability to hear and process sound impacts communication, social engagement, job performance, and relationships amongst other things. Treating hearing loss not only alleviates symptoms but has countless benefits that support people navigating life with greater ease and wellness. Major benefits of seeking treatment include the following:  Strengthens Communication  Communication … Read More

Encouraging a Loved One to Take a Hearing Test

Encouraging a Loved One to Take a Hearing Test

The decision to get a hearing test can speak to much more in the context of our lives. When we agree to get a test, we are also acknowledging that we might have a limitation. Even more so, we recognize that hearing loss is most common among older Americans, so we might think that hearing loss is associated with old … Read More

Identifying the Signs of Hearing Loss

Identifying the Signs of Hearing Loss

Hearing loss can affect people of all ages. Hearing loss is caused by exposure to very loud noise, by genetic factors, or even by illnesses and injuries. Hearing loss can also be part of the aging process. Around 50 million Americans have hearing loss. If you think you or a loved one may have hearing loss, here’s how to identify … Read More

How Hearing Loss Interferes With Your Relationships

How Hearing Loss Interferes with Your Relationships

Relationships are more important than ever in this post-pandemic world. Our lives are filled with people who we care about, who we’d do anything for and would like to be a part of our ups and downs for the rest of our lives. When we are affected by hearing loss and our normal relationships begin to decline, it can be a … Read More

Four Ways Heating Better Can Help You Age Better

Four Ways Hearing Better Can Help You Age Better

We all want to stay healthy and happy as we age. Exercising and eating right are two obvious things we can do to help. But did you know hearing our best has a big impact, too? September is Healthy Aging Month. Here are four ways hearing your best can help you age your best. Hearing your best helps keep you … Read More