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“What is that annoying ringing in my ear(s)?!” or “Oh! I lost the hearing in my ear(s) again!” Chances are, if you have said either of these common phrases, you probably have a hearing loss of some kind.  In fact, medical research in the past few years has shown that people who have tinnitus also have some form of hearing loss.

Hearing loss has many differing causes and severities.  Some people living with hearing loss experience a small or narrow band of sound frequencies as the result of a minor injury to the inner ear. In these cases, the injury may not result in hearing loss, aside from the Tinnitus or ringing ears experienced. However, for the majority of Tinnitus cases, hearing loss is the underlying issue.


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November 21, 2018 Uncategorized0

With the holidays quickly approaching, many of us will be hosting and/or attending holiday dinners, holiday parties and other holiday events with friends, family and loved ones. In the middle of all this holiday cheer and celebration, it can be easy to forget about the challenges those people with hearing loss face.  Parties and celebrations are a staple of the holiday season, but for people with hearing loss, Christmas music, conversations, and social interaction can be challenging, if not totally frustrating.


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Any Audiologist or hearing health professional will tell a person experiencing hearing loss that it’s important to get hearing help. It’s as simple as that. From a subtle hearing loss to a severe hearing loss, maintaining good hearing health is the base you need to live a long, healthy brain life. There are so many statistics out there explaining the importance of treating hearing loss, especially in connection to long-term brain health. But, what about hearing aids? Do hearing aids really help improve brain health? The answer is yes. 


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All kinds of things today produce noises that impact our hearing health. Loud noises happen every day and many of us just don’t notice. From cars and highways to crowded streets and constant background noise, our hearing allows us to amerce in our environment. As functioning humans working the daily grind, of course there will be increased noises. We’ve accepted these sounds as part of our everyday living. We do live in the age of ever-changing technology after all, but how much is too much noise for our own hearing health?


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Most people have utilized their hearing for so long it has become second nature and not something many of us focus on daily. Especially today, many of us do pay attention to our health by getting annual physicals, trying to stay active and working on eating a healthy diet. Through all these efforts, hearing health and hearing loss tends to fall to the side of our overall attention to health.

Of course, back in the old days, many of us will remember raising our hands for the beep, wearing headphones getting our hearing tested as children. We may even remember brief hearing health screenings at annual physicals as we aged. But all too often, as we reach adulthood, many of us think we hear “just fine”, which can be so misleading.


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Living with a hearing loss can be difficult, especially if you work, have family and friends in your life and drive, among other things. In some of our previous blogs we’ve discussed how important hearing healthcare is in supporting long-term brain health (Treating Hearing Loss Supports Long-Term Brain Health) and total body health (Build Total Body Health with Better Hearing). So what happens after you find out you have a hearing loss?  Find a Hearing Health Professional you trust to guide you through the Hearing healthcare process.


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