Hearing Loss

  • Is Hearing Loss Hereditary?

    Hearing impairment is becoming a common problem because of lifestyle habits and the general amount of noise people encounter in their daily lives. Some impairment of hearing is due to work noise and listening to loud music on a regular basis, but other types of hearing loss are associated with genetic factors. Today’s hearing care […]

  • Noise Induced Hearing Loss

    What is Noise-Induced Hearing Loss?

    Noise-induced hearing loss (NIHL) impacts many people around the world, yet it isn’t discussed that often. Statistics show that roughly 1 in 4 people are impacted by NIHL. There are several important things to know about NIHL and how to prevent it. What is Noise-Induced Hearing Loss? NIHL occurs when a person’s hearing is damaged […]

  • Who is Affected by Hearing Loss?

    In an increasingly industrialized society, hearing loss has become an incredibly common condition for people of all ages. Fortunately, advances in hearing aid technology are creating many great treatment options for issues related to hearing loss. Here are just a few groups who are at risk for hearing issues, and why the right treatment plan […]

  • Noise-Induced Hearing Loss

    What Is Noise-Induced Hearing Loss?

    Repeated exposure to loud sounds can exert a significant impact upon one’s auditory abilities. At Beltone Dallas Fort Worth Hearing Care center, we invite customers and interested parties to read the following regarding noise-induced hearing loss, which is sometimes known by the acronym NIHL. What Is Noise-Induced Hearing Loss (NIHL) The ears are strong organs […]

  • Warning Signs of Hearing Loss

    Signs of Hearing Loss

    Hearing Loss and it’s Signs Hearing loss often is a progressive process that usually affects the elderly but can also be problematic for younger people. Loss of hearing may involve the outer or middle ear (conductive), inner ear (sensorineural) or a combination of the two (mixed). Diminished hearing is not always obvious in the beginning […]

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    Dealing with Gradual Hearing Loss

    Hearing Loss Can Be Gradual Hearing loss does not always occur suddenly and usually involves a gradual process. Regardless of age, gender or lifestyle, anyone can be affected by hearing loss at some point in their life. If you are currently dealing with hearing loss, Beltone hearing aids can help you regain your hearing so […]

  • Beltone DFW | Keep Your Memory Sharp by Caring for Your Hearing

    Keep Your Memory Sharp by Caring for Your Hearing

    Some degree of hearing loss is a natural part of aging. However when individuals suffer from more extreme levels of hearing loss, they often have other symptoms that affect their bodies. Things such as poor balance, anxiety, and even memory loss. Because of the slow rate of hearing loss, age-related memory loss usually sets in […]

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    Can You Cure Hearing Loss With Surgery?

    The medical solution to hearing loss has always been the use of hearing aids. Although technology has improved hearing aids significantly, some people still find themselves suffering from hearing deficiencies – or they find themselves still straining to hear. Due to advancements in the medical field, hearing care may be moving towards a surgical solution […]

  • Beltone DFW | Understanding Your Degree of Hearing Loss

    Understanding Your Degree of Hearing Loss

    There are various degrees of hearing loss and treatment depends on the severity of it. A way to determine what level you have is by going to an audiologist for a hearing test. The different degrees of hearing loss include; normal, slight, mild, moderate, moderately severe, severe, and profound. Those who are going through mild […]

  • Beltone DFW | How to Talk to Your Doctor about Hearing Loss

    How to Talk to Your Doctor about Hearing Loss

    If you are having difficulty hearing in the way that you used to, it is important that you speak to your doctor. While you may find it difficult to let your doctor know exactly what you are experiencing, it is the first step in getting the treatment that you need. Here are a few tips […]

  • Beltone DFW | Hearing Loss Prevention 101

    Hearing Loss Prevention 101

    Over five percent of the world’s population has some type of hearing issue. Hearing issues can occur because of exposure to loud noises, age, illness, and other factors. Here are some factors that affect hearing, and what you can do to prevent it. Loud Noises Fifteen percent of Americans between the ages of 20 and […]