How to Relieve Ear Pressure When Flying

How to Relieve Ear Pressure When Flying

Have you ever been flying and noticed a baby crying during takeoff or landing? It’s mostly likely due to discomfort caused by a change in ear pressure as the airplane ascends or descends. You’ve probably even experienced the phenomenon yourself. Let’s take a closer...
7 Popular Misconceptions About Hearing Loss

7 Popular Misconceptions About Hearing Loss

According to experts in hearing healthcare, hearing loss is expected to increase over the next several decades. Unfortunately, however, misconceptions about hearing loss are plentiful. With more people experiencing the condition in years to come, it’s more important...
A Comprehensive Guide For Dealing With Hearing Loss

A Comprehensive Guide For Dealing With Hearing Loss

According to the National Institute on Aging (NIH), about one-third of adults between the ages of 65 and 74 have hearing loss. In addition, about half of individuals above age 75 have trouble hearing, even if they haven’t been formally diagnosed with a hearing...
Audiology Career FAQs You Can Use

Audiology Career FAQs You Can Use

Experts say that hearing loss will increase significantly throughout the population over the next twenty years. That means that more people than ever will need hearing healthcare services to help them continue to enjoy quality life. Does that inspire you to pursue an...
Hearing Loss to Increase Over the Next 2 Decades

Hearing Loss to Increase Over the Next 2 Decades

If you thought you were going to reach retirement years without having to wear hearing aids, you may have to rethink that picture. And, chances are high that you may experience hearing loss even sooner than your parents or grandparents did. According to a new study...
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...