October 2020

Monthly Archives

  • Upper Respiratory Infections

    How Can Upper Respiratory Infections Affect Tinnitus?

    Respiratory conditions can be scary. Not only can they come on acutely and urgently, but they can also last much longer than anticipated and have wide-reaching effects that many people may not know about. One of those effects is tinnitus. While that seems like a foreign and terrifying word, it is actually used to describe […]

  • Hearing Aid Batteries

    Do Hearing Aid Batteries Expire?

    New hearing aids offer rechargeable batteries that can last up to five years. Knowing what factors affect your battery’s lifespan and the practices you can do to extend their lives is the key to ensuring you always are listening at the most optimal level throughout the day. The Factors That Influence Lifespan Regardless of whether […]

  • Ear Muffled and Ringing

    Why is My Ear Muffled and Ringing?

    Experiencing changes in your hearing can be scary. When these changes happen, it’s helpful to get them addressed as soon as possible to avoid long-term damage. If you feel as if there’s pressure on your ears similar to when you’re flying, or it feels like cotton balls are muffling the sounds around you, it’s time […]

  • National Protect Your Hearing Month

    National Protect Your Hearing Month

    October is National Protect Your Hearing Month, the month we focus on the causes of hearing loss and the various ways to prevent it. While it is challenging to avoid noises, it would be better to avoid loud environments and allow yourself some quiet time. Find out more about how you can observe this national […]