December 2018

Monthly Archives

  • Beltone Audiology | Fireworks Can Harm Your Hearing

    How New Year’s Eve Fireworks Can Harm Your Hearing

    Fireworks are part of holiday celebrations such as the Fourth of July and of course New Years Eve. With New Year’s Eve fast approaching, there are dangers associated with fireworks that need be addressed. No, these precautions have nothing to do with the fire dangers associated with these combustible skyrockets but more to do with […]

  • Beltone Audiology | Loving Your Hearing Aid

    Loving Your Hearing Aid

    Hearing loss may be irreversible, but it is treatable. With the help of frequent hearing tests, a reduction in loud noises, and properly fitted hearing aids, you can maintain a comfortable level of hearing. For most people, hearing aids can be difficult to accept but at Beltone Audiology, we can help you make the most […]

  • Beltone Audiology | Shooting Sports

    How Shooting Sports Lead to Hearing Loss

    Numerous studies show that gunshot noises can damage hearing. No matter what type of gun it is, all gunshot sounds can result in damage to cells in the inner ear. A large gun such as a shotgun gives off a loud boom sound, which is a burst of energy that can shake up the eardrums, […]

  • Beltone Audiology | Hearing Loss

    Can You Hear Me Now? Signs of Hearing Loss

    Hearing loss is a silent social killer. Similar to diseases like hypertension and diabetes, hearing loss often goes unnoticed for long periods of time. While they might not understand that they are suffering from loss of hearing, the people around them are impacted, their social interactions suffer, and small social issues impact their relationships. There […]