What to Expect During a Hearing Test

If you have already scheduled an appointment for a hearing test, congratulations! This is the most important step you can take to be proactive about your hearing health. Hearing loss is a common health concern that millions of people are navigating today. It is important to know that it can be experienced by anyone of any age.  Assessing your hearing …

Encouraging a Loved One to Take a Hearing Test

Encouraging a Loved One to Take a Hearing Test

Reliable communication is at the core of all our relationships. A lack of contact may cause many tensions and rifts within the relationship for individuals whose loved ones may have a hearing loss. The issue is that we might not know that hearing loss is the problem. It might just seem that our spouse just doesn’t listen to us. It may seem that …

The Benefits of Treating Hearing Loss

The Benefits of Treating Hearing Loss

Hearing loss is a widespread condition among older Americans that affects one in three of those 65 or older. Even as people begin to notice shifts in their hearing capacity, they still wait an average of seven years to decide to seek treatment. During this time, hearing loss will enact a big burden on their health and personal relationships. Hearing loss is considered a hidden disease …

Identifying the Signs of Hearing Loss

Identifying the Signs of Hearing Loss

Hearing loss can be hard to identify at first, but paying attention to these first signs is essential. Those with untreated hearing loss are more inclined to feel depressed, isolated, and later have memory issues. Here are some of the main signs of hearing loss: You have trouble communicating over the phone. If two or more people are talking, you find …