Hearing Care Intervention

Hearing Care Intervention

Can “Normal-hearing Older Adults” Benefit from Hearing Care Intervention? New evidence shows that many older adults labeled as having “normal” hearing do not truly have normal hearing function. People who are having difficulties are often under-identified and many...
Hearing Aids and Cold Weather

Hearing Aids and Cold Weather

Cold winter weather can damage hearing aids without proper precautions. While hearing aids can often be repaired, it is best to be aware of how you can prevent weather damage. Extreme temperatures can be damaging to a hearing aid and its batteries. It’s not the cold...
Have Sudden Hearing Loss?

Have Sudden Hearing Loss?

SSNHL, short for sudden sensorineural hearing loss, can occur all at once or over the course of several days. Every year, about one in every 5,000 adults experiences sudden-onset hearing loss. Having said that, it is possible the number is much higher due to the...
Earbud Use Could Harm Your Hearing

Earbud Use Could Harm Your Hearing

With the introduction of the Sony Walkman in 1983 a whole new generation became obsessed with listening to media in a personal and portable way. Personal listening devices have continued to rise in popularity and have become a staple in culture, evolving from tape...