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Could sleep apnea affect your hearing?

Study suggests people with the disorder should have their hearing tested. Click Here to Read More

Is It Time to Get Your Hearing Checked?

If the last time you had your hearing checked it was done by the school nurse, it’s time to get it checked again.  Most people tend to associate hearing loss with aging, but hearing loss can happen at any age.  According to the National Institutes of Health: 18 percent of American adults 45-64 years old […]

Can a Hearing Aid Make My Hearing Worsen?

We’ll just get straight to the point.  No, a properly fit hearing aid will not make your hearing worse.  The key to the answer lies in the phrase “properly fit”.  There are several steps involved in ensuring that a hearing aid is fit properly. STEP 1 THE HEARING TEST AND PATIENT HISTORY STAGE Gathering information […]

Need a reason to put a hearing test at the top of your to do list?

Of all the life hacks for better living, taking care of your hearing is among the smartest. Click Here to Read More

Make Better Hearing This New Year’s Resolution

This is the time of year when we make our list of resolutions for the New Year. We reflect back on the past year and take note of the areas we’d like to change.  Here are a few of the top New Year’s Resolutions people make every year. TOP NEW YEAR’S RESOLUTIONS Lose Weight Volunteer […]

Do you have hearing loss?

Knowing the status of your hearing health is just plain smart. Click Here to Read More

10 Reasons to Get Your Hearing Checked Now

If have a hearing loss, you are not alone.  Millions and millions of Americans suffer with some degree of hearing loss, with estimates ranging from 30 – 36 million.  Hearing loss is one of the most common health problems in the United States, just behind arthritis and heart disease.  Unfortunately the average person waits a considerably long […]

10 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Wait to Get Your Hearing Checked

More than 30 million Americans suffer with some degree of hearing loss.  You are not alone.  Hearing loss is one of the most common health problems in the United Stated, just behind arthritis and heart disease.  Unfortunately the average person waits a considerably long time before deciding the problem is bad enough to warrant a […]

What Happens When I Get a Hearing Test?

A hearing test is a painless procedure designed to provide us with information about the status of well…your ability to hear.  The following are a few of the procedures that might occur during the course of a hearing test.  It is quite possible that not all of these procedures will be done when you come […]

What is an Audiogram?

If you’ve had your hearing checked you’ve probably already seen an audiogram.  An audiogram shows the audible (just able to be heard) threshold for standardized frequencies (pitches) as measured by an audiometer. Some audiograms may also contain information about middle ear testing and speech testing.  For the purposes of this article we’ll focus just on pure tone […]