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  • All You Need To Know About Meniere’s Disease

    Meniere’s disease is an illness experienced by 615,000 people in the United States. Named after the doctor who found it in 1861, Dr. Prosper Meniere, it’s a sickness comprised of three symptoms: vertigo, fullness within the ears, and tinnitus. According to the National Institute of Deafness and Communication Disorders (NIDCD), there are about 45,000 new […]

  • Why A Regular Hearing Checkup Is Necessary

    Hearing health is usually ignored by many. In fact, research conducted on 1,000 Americans say that they put greater importance on the ability to hear in contrast to other faculties in their body, yet ironically take more precautionary measures for these other senses than they do for hearing. Your auditory system is possibly susceptible to […]

  • What To Do After You Get Your First Hearing Aids

    So you have finally taken the right step towards addressing your hearing loss problem, and now have gotten your very first pair of hearing aids. You owe yourself a pat on the back for having made this choice as many others would have done otherwise for a variety of reasons. Now that you have these […]

  • Do Males And Females Listen Differently?

    One common complaint among women is their male spouses or partners don’t listen to them. Men might just be guilty of this, but it isn’t necessarily their fault. Thanks to science, there are now new revelations on the differences of a man and woman’s listening ability. It’s not that men don’t really pay attention to […]

  • 5 Things Untreated Hearing Loss Impacts

    How do people who are hard-of-hearing navigate through this difficulty? Of course, there are  hearing aids and sign language, but let’s pause and understand more from their point of view how untreated hearing loss impacts people’s lives. Communication With Others To be more specific, it starts with having difficulty interpreting vocabulary. Hearing is the foundation […]

  • How The Cold Weather Affects Hearing

    Sipping on hot chocolate while snuggling against the fireplace and enjoying the cozyness of home is a winter favorite of many. Children go out and play in the snow, building snowmen, making snow angels, and riding sleds. Winter is a great time of the year, but the extreme weather also requires added care from us […]