Why Should You Monitor Your Daily Noise Exposure?

Why Should You Monitor Your Daily Noise Exposure?

There’s no doubt that we live in a noisy world. With all of the gizmos, gadgets and machinery that make our lives easier, we’re also subject to daily noise exposure that our ancestors probably never even dreamed of. Unfortunately, this continued exposure to loud noise...
How Hearing Loss Increases Loneliness

How Hearing Loss Increases Loneliness

Loneliness is a feeling we’ve all experienced at some point in our lives, perhaps even more frequently in the past few years thanks to the COVID-19 pandemic. However, what is likely an occasional feeling for most of us is a daily occurrence for some individuals. We’re...
How Do Spring Allergies Affect Your Ears

How Do Spring Allergies Affect Your Ears

According to the calendar, it’s officially spring. Many people look forward to this time of year as a welcome reprieve from cooler wintertime temperatures. Plus, the birds are chirping, flowers are blooming, and colors are vibrant. If you suffer from spring allergies,...
Professional Earwax Removal: Is It Necessary?

Professional Earwax Removal: Is It Necessary?

Excessive earwax or an earwax buildup is more common than you might think. If you’ve ever experienced it yourself, you can probably attest to the pain or discomfort that such a buildup can cause. However, is it possible to get rid of the wax yourself, or is...
What Happens If You Don’t Treat Hearing Loss?

What Happens If You Don’t Treat Hearing Loss?

There are some things in life that will go away if you ignore them. For example: Snow will eventually melt, whether you shovel it or not.A headache can disappear on its own, whether you take medicine or not.A virus can make you feel miserable for a while, but will...