Living with Hearing Loss

  • 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 […]

  • Beltone Audiology | Yearly Health Checks

    Yearly Health Checks

    As we age, our likelihood of suffering from some level of hearing loss increases. At Beltone Audiology, we recommend that our patients get their hearing tested annually. Not only does this help determine their level of hearing loss, but it also provides these benefits below. An Improved Quality Of Life Hearing loss not only makes […]

  • 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, […]