How to Teach Kids About Noise-Induced Hearing Loss

How to Teach Kids About Noise-Induced Hearing Loss

It’s a noisy planet, there’s no doubt about that. And, unfortunately, that means that the cases of noise-induced hearing loss are on the rise. To make matters worse, what used to primarily be a problem for adults exposed to loud noises, is now affecting the younger...
How to Prevent Ear Pain When Flying

How to Prevent Ear Pain When Flying

Airplane travel is certainly an easy and convenient way to get from point A to point B. But, what happens when ear pain makes the journey less comfortable? Is there a way to prevent it, or is ear discomfort just a necessary evil of flying? A recent article from...
3 Hidden Risks of Hearing Loss

3 Hidden Risks of Hearing Loss

If you have hearing loss, or know someone who does, you’re likely familiar with some of its effects on everyday life. What many people don’t know, however, is that there are hidden risks of hearing loss that aren’t so obvious. Let’s take a look at them and see how...
How to Prevent Hearing Loss & Enjoy Healthy Hearing

How to Prevent Hearing Loss & Enjoy Healthy Hearing

There’s an old Benjamin Franklin quote that goes something like this: “An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.” While this rings true for many areas in life, it’s especially accurate when it comes to your health. Learning how to prevent hearing loss is one...
Could Hearing Aids Reduce Cognitive Decline?

Could Hearing Aids Reduce Cognitive Decline?

Whether we like it or not, we’re all growing older. And, with advancing age, come physical and mental changes that can sometimes make life more difficult. Cognitive decline is one side effect of aging that is often perceived as unavoidable.  But, what if something...
4 Ways Colder Weather Affects Your Hearing

4 Ways Colder Weather Affects Your Hearing

As we head into the holiday season and also the beginning of winter, it’s that time of year when cooler temperatures start to set in. While that may be a relief if you live in a warm climate like Arizona, you may not be happy with how the colder weather affects your...