Understanding the Importance of Regular Hearing Tests: Your Guide to Lifelong Auditory Health
Identifying hearing loss early is critical for effective management and can lead to better outcomes for our long-term auditory wellness.
The Latest in Hearing Aid Technology: A Review
As we navigate into 2024, the landscape of hearing aid technology is more exciting than ever. This year, we're witnessing groundbreaking innovations that are redefining what hearing aids can do.
Ask Dr. Gosu: Is Real Ear Measurement Important for Hearing Aids?
In the Audiology community, Real Ear Measurement (REM) is considered a gold standard technique in hearing aid fitting and verification. This method involves measuring the sound levels within the ear canal while the hearing aid is in operation.
Maximizing Hearing Aid Performance: The Role of Wax Guards and Filters
Hearing aids are marvels of modern technology, offering advanced features that greatly enhance the user experience. Despite their complexity, they all share a reliance on some fundamental components to ensure their longevity and effectiveness.
Audiologist vs ENT vs Dispenser: Understanding the Differences
When it comes to managing hearing health, it's crucial to understand the differences between the professionals who might be treating you.
Ask Dr. Gosu: Are Hearing Aids Covered by Medicare
In this first installment of our blog series, I will address a common question we receive in the clinic, "are hearing aids covered by Medicare?"
The Best Rechargeable Hearing Aids
Just a decade ago, the idea of Bluetooth-enabled hearing aids seemed stubbornly distant. Fast forward to today, and it's hard to imagine a world where this feature isn't standard.
Encouraging a Loved One to Get a Hearing Test
You might not realize that hearing loss affects nearly 48 million individuals in the US, making it the third most common medical condition.
The Connection Between Hearing Loss and Other Health Conditions: A Comprehensive Review
Hearing loss is a prevalent health issue, particularly among the older population. It's not just an isolated condition, but a part of a complex health web interconnected with various other chronic conditions.
Children and Hearing Aids: What Parents Need to Know
Parenting a child with hearing loss can present unique challenges, but with the right knowledge and resources, you can help your child navigate life with ease.
Can Hearing Aids Make You More Money?
While many people know about the social costs of hearing loss, fewer are aware that it could end up hurting their bank balance.
Understanding the Link between Cardiovascular Disease and Hearing Loss
Did you know that cardiovascular disease (CVD) and hearing loss go hand in hand? It's not just about your ears—your heart plays a significant role too.
Why Do I Hear Ringing in My Ears? Understanding and Managing Tinnitus
Do you have an unsettling sensation of ringing, buzzing, or hissing in your ears? If so, you might have tinnitus.
Top Reasons to Get a Hearing Test: Don't Let Hearing Loss Hold You Back
Good hearing is an essential. It helps us communicate effectively, maintain social connections, and experience the world around us.