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  • earplugs

    How Earplugs can Save Your Hearing

    Noise is the culprit of hearing loss for most people, but investing in earplugs can make a difference. Usually, hearing loss occurs after prolonged damage has occurred. One of the leading causes of damage is an exposure to loud noises such as jet engines, music, shot guns, and heavy machinery. If you have a career […]

  • Beltone Audiology | Learn More About Hearing Care for World Hearing Day

    Learn More About Hearing Care for World Hearing Day

    Every year approximately 15% of adults living in the US will experience trouble hearing. This is roughly 37.5 million people, between the ages of 20 to 69. Hearing loss can be caused by a number of reasons including noise pollution. Noise pollution is the frequent exposure to sound. Often, things like frequent headphone use, loud […]

  • Beltone Audiology | How To Manage Hearing Loss In Winter

    How To Manage Hearing Loss In Winter

    Most people might not associate cold weather with hearing loss. However, when the temperature drops and the weather gets cold, a person’s hearing could be in big jeopardy. How does cold air affect a person’s hearing? Check out these facts below. Cold Weather and Your Ears When exposed to cold a person can develop exostosis, […]

  • Beltone Audiology | Tinnitus

    How to Get Relief From Tinnitus

    Tinnitus is a medical condition that affects a person’s hearing. When a person has tinnitus they often hear ringing, clicking, roaring, buzzing or hissing in one or both ears. If you or a loved one feels as though you are experiencing tinnitus, meeting with an experienced audiologist like those at Beltone Audiology can help. Though […]

  • Beltone Audiology | Different Types of Hearing Loss

    Do You Know the Different Types of Hearing Loss?

    If you or a loved one are having trouble with your hearing, it’s natural to want to know more about what’s happening. Identifying the problem is often the first step in finding a solution. There are three basic categories of hearing impairment: conductive, sensorineural, and mixed. Conductive Conductive hearing loss (CHL) refers to the condition […]

  • Beltone Audiology | How Hearing Loss Affects Your Emotions

    How Hearing Loss Affects Your Emotions

    Losing your hearing is like being on a silent emotional roller-coaster, and things can seem very difficult in every social situation. A lot of elderly people wait years before accepting that their hearing has gone bad. Often, by the time they visit a hearing care professional, hearing loss cannot be reversed, only treated. Hearing loss […]

  • Beltone Audiology | Does Your Hearing Aid Work for You?

    Does Your Hearing Aid Work for You?

    Many people hesitate to get a hearing aid because they are worried that it won’t work for them. However, the question of whether or not a hearing aid will work comes down to fit and level of hearing loss. We’ve compiled a list of common questions we receive from patients about whether hearing aids will […]