September 12, 2018

Can You Exercise Your Way to Better Hearing?

Every doctor has one prescription ready for patients: keep your body healthy through diet and exercise! This suggestion may include a diet full of plenty leafy greens or getting extra steps by parking the car a little further away from the office. Regardless of your method of staying fit, it has been proven time and time again that your quality […]
November 2, 2018

Holiday gatherings with hearing loss

Whether you are preparing to host a special meal or attend holiday gatherings, this is an important time to catch up with loved ones. But what if hearing loss poses a challenge for communicating? When people gather it can be noisy. Especially if many people are speaking at the same time. Add in holiday music, restaurant chatter or a football […]
December 18, 2018

5 Must-Have Holiday Gifts for Baby Boomers

Did you know that hearing loss can negatively impact your quality of life, and directly affect people on many levels: physically, mentally and emotionally? By recommending a hearing assessment* to a loved one or friend, you may help provide life-changing gifts this holiday season. #1: Give the Gift of More Income to Fund Retirement Hearing is necessary for effective communication […]
December 28, 2018

Hearing Loss: Where Can I Find a Hearing Center Near Me?

Do you have trouble understanding conversations in noisy places? Do you often ask people to repeat themselves? Have family or friends told you to get your hearing checked? If you answered “yes” to any of these questions, it is time to get a hearing assessment. You may be missing important sounds and not even realize it. Did you know that beginning at […]
December 28, 2018

Is High Blood Pressure Linked to Hearing Loss?

When was the last time you had your blood pressure checked? It was probably within the past year, and most likely you can remember if it was high or within the normal range. But when was the last time you had your hearing checked? Typically, hearing loss starts around age 30 and increases progressively over the years. Since it often […]
January 10, 2019

Is Hearing Loss a Sign of Dementia?

Is Hearing Loss a Sign of Dementia? Some Baby Boomers may address their hearing with a series of simple questions: Can I hear my children when they call me on the phone? Yes. Can I hear the television? Check. Are my ears causing me discomfort (i.e. ringing, pain)? Nope. And that’s an adequate “test” for some Americans aged 60 and older. No harm. No […]