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Hearing Loss Myths

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Are There Different Degrees of Hearing Loss? 

The easy answer is yes there are different degrees of hearing loss.  What is harder for most people to understand is the impact this has on exactly what someone does or doesn’t hear.  We hear this story (or some version of this story) quite often. “When I sit beside my husband on the couch and […]

Hearing Aids Tied to Less Hospitalization for Older Adults

Older adults with hearing loss are less likely to be hospitalized or to visit the emergency room when they wear hearing aids, compared to those who don’t, a U.S. study suggests. Click Here to Read More

What Is the Link Between Baby Boomers and Sepsis?

What happens when your immune system is not sufficient to fight it off alone? Click Here to Read More

Hearing Loss and Social Isolation

Depression (major depressive disorder or clinical depression) is a common but serious mood disorder. It causes severe symptoms that affect how you feel, think, and handle daily activities, such as sleeping, eating, or working. To be diagnosed with depression, the symptoms must be present for at least two weeks. SYMPTOMS OF DEPRESSION you feel hopeless […]

More hearing loss is expected in an aging society.

The numbers of elderly in Europe and the United States are increasing, and hearing loss is becoming more prevalent. Click Here to Read More

Preventing hearing loss.

We live in a society in which noise is a natural part of everyday life, and with our ears being such delicate organs, we must take care of them. Click Here to Read More

What is Hyperacusis?

HYPERACUSIS DEFINED Hyperacusis is the medical term used to describe abnormal and severe discomfort caused by sounds that are tolerable to listeners with normal hearing. The sounds do not have to be loud but can be sounds that are part of the listener’s everyday environment. SIGNS OF HYPERACUSIS Reduced tolerance to sound Increase sensitivity to […]

Construction is the number 2 industry for hearing loss.

Conducted by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the “Hearing Impairment Among Noise-Exposed Workers” study estimated the prevalence of hearing loss at six levels using hearing tests performed between 2003 and 2012. Click Here to Read More

What Tackling Your Hearing Problem Says About You

The end of Better Hearing Month (May) is the perfect time to stand up and applaud those who have made the decision to acknowledge and treat a hearing loss. The list below has been provided by the Better Hearing Institute.  Founded in 1973, the Better Hearing Institute (BHI) conducts research and engages in hearing health […]