How to Tell a Family Member They Need Hearing Aids

How to Tell a Family Member They Need Hearing Aids

Have you ever told a close friend or family member that they need hearing aids? If so, they may not have taken the news so well. Chances are, however, that you had good reason for saying what you did. Maybe you’ve noticed that your loved one is constantly asking...
4 Reasons For Early Intervention For Communication Disorders

4 Reasons For Early Intervention For Communication Disorders

May is Better Hearing and Speech Month and this year’s theme is ‘Building Connections’. How do connections between humans typically start? Through communication early on in life. Unfortunately, communication disorders can often interfere with building meaningful...
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...