2018

Yearly Archives

  • Hearing Loss

    Turner Syndrome And Hearing Loss

    The Turner Syndrome is named so because of the doctor who first reported the symptoms that are the results of this illness back in 1938, although the cause for this wasn’t discovered until 1959. This isn’t something you should fear contracting since this is a disease that is acquired upon birth so you either have […]

  • Choosing The Right Audiologist For You

    Audiologists go through extensive training and educating so that they are ready to help patients with complications regarding there auditory system and also, unknown to many, the vestibular system whose role is to manage a person’s balance through spatial orientation, equilibrium, and motion awareness. No matter the amount of schooling these professionals go through though, […]

  • How Hearing Loss Can Lead To Depression

    The sense of hearing plays a vital role on how humans interact with one another. Children learn their first words by listening to what their parents say. When old enough, they’re sent to school to get an education. A lot of the information they assimilate is received through their ears. Socializing with peers will also […]

  • How To Clean Your Hearing Aids

    Your hearing aids are essential tools for you to listen better. They allow for us to better communicate with others and pick out pieces of information that are being said to us. For those whose careers rely heavily on socializing with others then you cannot afford to have these malfunction. It would then be important […]

  • Hearing Loss Charities And How You Can Help

    Hearing loss is a problem that affects numerous people from all walks of life. Unfortunately, not all of these people can afford the necessary treatments this complication entails. Hearing aids are common devices a professional would prescribe for them, but quality versions of this would cost an upwards of 1,000 dollars. Due to this predicament […]

  • 5 Herbs To Aid Your Hearing

    It’s no secret that a person’s diet can make or break them. Many of the vital nutrients and vitamins can be obtained from the various food we take in. Which is why we should be careful and picky of what we eat and stay away as much as we can from the junk which our […]

  • How Are Music And Memory Related?

    Music is an essential part of humanity and seems to have been with us for quite some time now. Ancient instruments that dates back to 43,000 years ago have been found by archaeologists. Back then, given the scarcity of entertainment, music became one of the ways to kill time while enjoying it. Throughout time though […]

  • Treatments Of Tinnitus

    The auditory system is a complex network of the human body which many know so little about. Even experts have not yet fully understood the workings of this. It is in charge of capturing sound and recognizing it with the use of the brain. Of the different types of complications of the ear, “tinnitus” is […]

  • How To Eliminate Hearing Aid Feedback

    If you are wearing your hearing aid and you start to notice sudden whistling noises, this is a normal case which is called feedback. Hearing aid feedback usually occurs when placing or removing the hearing aid and placing your hand on your ear. This happens when amplified sounds leave the ear and go back to […]

  • How Long Do Hearing Aids Last?

    After all the struggle with the test, consultations, and test fittings, you finally have your personal hearing aids to help you on a daily basis. With most things important to our lives, we always have that one question we can’t seem to evade – “how long do these things last before I need to replace […]