April 2021

Monthly Archives

  • Balance and Hearing

    Can Hearing Aids Help With My Balance?

    It’s a common part of life to have decreased hearing in our senior years. Unfortunately, many find themselves dealing with balance issues as well. This can lead many to ponder whether or not hearing and balance are reliant on one another. The truth is that hearing can negatively affect your ability to stay balanced. In […]

  • Cochlear Implant

    Can You Use a Hearing Aid with a Cochlear Implant?

    A cochlear implant is a neuroprosthetic device surgically implanted into a person’s ear to remedy hearing loss. This implant assists those with profound and moderate hearing loss to have a better sense of sound. While cochlear implants can be implanted in both ears, sometimes that may not be an option. Sometimes insurance restrictions and personal […]

  • Beltone DFW | Tinnitus

    How Can Hearing Aids Help with Tinnitus?

    Tinnitus is a medical condition that causes ringing or buzzing in the ears. Any external force does not cause these unwanted noises, so they can only be heard by you. The length and severity of the ringing are different for everyone. It is currently estimated that nearly 15 percent of the country suffers from some […]

  • Dementia and Hearing Loss

    How Hearing Aids Can Slow Dementia Progression

    Studies have shown that hearing loss can speed up brain atrophy, also known as cognitive decline. Leaving hearing issues untreated can significantly increase an individual’s risk of developing cognitive decline issues earlier than their peers. Understanding how and why hearing loss and dementia are related can help you learn the importance of treating hearing-related issues […]