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Published: Mon, 19 Mar 2018 01:56:24 -0500


Being a Parent With Chronic Labyrinthitis and Vestibular Neuritis

Mon, 19 Feb 2018 13:28:47 -0600

Having children whilst battling chronic labyrinthitis or vestibular neuritis can be extremely challenging. It throws another dimension into your recovery - especially if you have young children who are still completely dependent on you. The simplest of tasks can feel like climbing Everest when you are dizzy 24/7.

The Emotional Side of Hearing Loss

Mon, 12 Feb 2018 08:16:32 -0600

Hearing loss is commonly associated with mental and emotional health. Realising that you are gradually losing your hearing and may not be able to listen to your favourite music, communicate with your loved ones and engage in one-on-one or group conversations can leave you in a shock. It often takes a long time, sometimes 4-5 years for some people to realise that their hearing is impaired.

What You Should Know About the Use of Earplugs

Tue, 30 Jan 2018 20:12:02 -0600

Earplugs are usually promoted because they are said to prevent NIHL or noise-induced hearing loss and so as to protect against noise trauma. People use the earplugs at night as they sleep to avoid the loud snoring noises of a spouse or if they are hypersensitive to the noises at night. There are still others who use earplugs every time they fly. This shows some level of dedication to ears and it is something that can be admired greatly. However, it is important to be aware of the use and restrictions so as to have a positive impact on your health.

5 Great Things to Experience With Hearing Aids in the Redding Area

Wed, 10 Jan 2018 10:02:12 -0600

No one should allow hearing loss keep them from experiencing Redding, California. This town offers so much to the senses. Enjoy music, dining, and nature again. "Hearing impaired" is a state of mind. Your family will love you for donning your hearing aids and experiencing this wonderful area with them. Don't let your ears keep you from enjoying what your town has to offer. Check out these five sounds you can experience with the right hearing aids offered by your local audiologist.

Earphone Use Can Damage Your Ears

Wed, 13 Sep 2017 11:37:57 -0500

DID YOU KNOW? EARPHONE USE CAN DAMAGE YOUR EARS. Of late, people are becoming deaf earlier than our ancestors. Studies show that the exposure to noise pollution could be the main culprit. Modernization and technological advancement has contributed markedly to the increase in ambient noise levels. Prolonged use of earphones to listen to music is on the increase, mainly among the young. If the same is not used diligently it will lead to the damage to the ears.

The Effect of Loud Music on the Ears

Thu, 27 Jul 2017 08:21:16 -0500

Music is wonderful when listened to in the right manner. Many, however, turn the volume up to an extraordinary level because they want to hear it above the background noise, or because the thumping of the rhythm makes them feel good. Whatever the cause of it loud music is extremely damaging to the ears.

Loud Noises Can Affect Your Hearing

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 09:42:07 -0500

Huh? I'm sorry what? Have you constantly been saying this? If so you may have a chance of hearing damage, according to U.S Department of health and human services center it is said that "loud sound can be harmful when they are too loud, even for a brief time, or when they are both loud and long-lasting."

Why Are Ear Infections More Common In Children?

Fri, 07 Jul 2017 08:59:49 -0500

Ear infections are one of the more common reasons for children visiting a pediatrician's office on account of health problems. Many parents constantly worry about it. What causes this condition? How do parents know their child is suffering from one?

Why Make Invisible Hearing Aids With Titanium? The Benefits Are Numerous

Tue, 20 Jun 2017 14:12:29 -0500

World leading hearing aid manufacturer Phonak has released the first custom invisible hearing aid made with a titanium shell. Titanium is a strong, corrosion resistant metal often used in medical implants and aero-space technologies. The use of titanium to build the shell of custom in the ear canal fitting hearing aids offers numerous benefits over traditional acrylic materials.

Your Guide To Personal Hearing Protection

Mon, 12 Jun 2017 10:16:47 -0500

Hearing protection should be issued to employees: where extra protection is needed above what has been achieved using noise control; as a short-term measure while other methods of controlling noise are being developed. You should not use hearing protection as an alternative to controlling noise by technical and organisational means.

The Conservation of Hearing - A Complete Study on Ear Care

Tue, 06 Jun 2017 07:49:24 -0500

Helen Keller, deaf, dumb, and blind, is credited with saying that she would value above all other senses the sense of hearing that instrument of intercourse with others without Which the sound of the human voice is lost and one becomes engulfed in an indescribable loneliness. Living in lonely silence day after day, year after year, it is small wonder that the deaf become depressed, irritable and dependent. It has been estimated that there are in the United States at least 3 million people with sufficient impairment of hearing to merit attention.

Umbilical Cord Blood Stem Cells to Treat Acquired Hearing Loss in Kids

Tue, 09 May 2017 07:57:44 -0500

Have you ever imagined how a unit of umbilical cord blood can treat your child's hearing problem? As stated by Dr. James Baumgartner, a pediatric neurosurgeon at Florida Children's Hospital, umbilical cord blood stem cells can be used to treat several critical conditions among children. With regards to treating acquired hearing loss in children, he had confirmed that acquired hearing loss can be treated with autologous umbilical cord blood stem cells.

What You Need to Know About a Cochlear Implant

Wed, 19 Apr 2017 14:39:40 -0500

A person will suffer from hearing loss when the hair cells in the inner ear or the cochlea are badly damaged. There are many possible reasons why the hair cells get damaged, such as exposure to loud sound or noise, head trauma, and virus or disease. If it's left untreated, it will lead to hearing impairment.

Labyrinthitis and Vestibular Neuritis - The Physical and Psychological Effects

Fri, 17 Mar 2017 09:29:59 -0500

Labyrinthitis and Vestibular Neuritis (VN) are both conditions which effect the functioning of the inner ear. Both are usually caused by a viral infection but effect different parts of the Vestibular System.

How to Test for Hearing Loss

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 14:10:31 -0600

Are you losing your hearing in the following situations? You have a problem hearing over the telephone. You have to strain to understand or pick up conversations.

Guide On How To Take Care Of Your Hearing Aids

Thu, 01 Dec 2016 10:50:29 -0600

If you have a hearing problem you know how important the hearing aid is to you. Premium hearing aids are expensive; therefore, you should take good care of them. Here are some tips:

What More You Need To Know About Hearing Aids

Thu, 01 Dec 2016 10:49:41 -0600

Hearing aids are recommended for people with hearing difficulties. They work by making the sounds louder thus you hear easily. Most of the modern ones are digital where they come with a computer chip that converts the incoming sound into digital mode. They also analyse and adjusts sound depending on your hearing loss, your listening needs, and the amount of noise around you.

Tips For Simplifying Communication for the Hearing Impaired in the Workplace

Mon, 14 Nov 2016 09:30:31 -0600

Working professionals who have hearing impairment have to deal with a lot of trouble in terms of communication at work. With the support and assistance of colleagues, however, they can improve their productivity and perform their duties efficiently.

Hearing Aids Can Open Up a Whole New World

Mon, 07 Nov 2016 14:34:10 -0600

If you suffer from hearing loss, hearing aids can make a world of difference. With advances in technology, many new options are available to you today.

Debunking The Myths Around Hearing Assessments With Potent Facts

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 08:36:44 -0500

As much as immediate attention hearing loss needs, it is commonly avoided by some people due to the fear of hearing assessment and myths associated with it. Let's debunk some of the most common myths to help better prepare for the condition and receive required hearing care.

Hearing Loss State Spotlight - Iowa

Wed, 12 Oct 2016 09:30:17 -0500

The causes of hearing loss in Iowans may surprise you, however. people in Iowa often joke that we have two seasons - winter, and construction / farming / pothole repair. That second season is wreaking havoc on our hearing. Let's go over some of the occupations that contribute most to hearing loss in Iowa.

How To Stop My Ears From Ringing - The Nuisance Of Tinnitus And A Simple Solution

Fri, 16 Sep 2016 10:16:58 -0500

Many people suffer from the constant nagging ear ringing known as tinnitus. There is a unique, easy, and very effective solution to heal tinnitus and it begins and ends simply by... listening!

We All Have Rocks in Our Heads

Thu, 15 Sep 2016 08:44:45 -0500

Our ears have tiny pebbles of calcium carbonite in the inner ear that helps us maintain our sense of balance. These "ear rocks" also called Otoliths, are located deep in the inner ear in a small pouch called a utricle.

Helping The Hearing Impaired: Handy Tips for Teachers to Liaise With Students With Hearing Loss

Tue, 09 Aug 2016 15:36:21 -0500

As much as it is important and inevitable, education and learning can be exceptionally challenging for the kids who are dealing with hearing impairment or hearing loss. Luckily, they have teachers as their guardians at school just like they have parents at home to care for them.

A Brief History of Closed Captioning

Mon, 27 Jun 2016 15:01:27 -0500

Closed captioning and subtitles has been part of accessible media in the since 1972 and has played a large role in the development of disability rights as well as civil rights in the United States. Created initially for the Deaf and hard-of-hearing, it has been implemented on a large scale since that time across television programming via video captioning and now on the Internet with YouTube closed captioning. The primary benefit of closed captioning services is to provide a convenient visual interpretation through text or symbol of televised audio content including speech, music and sound effects.

Hearing Loss in America, How Serious Are We About Accessibility?

Mon, 27 Jun 2016 15:00:40 -0500

Why are closed captioning services a big deal? Maybe you don't know anyone with a significant hearing deficit. Or do you? According to the National Institute for Deafness and Other Communication Disorders (NIDCD), approximately 15% of American adults (37.5 million people) aged 18 and over report some hearing difficulty. About two percent of adults aged 45 to 54 have disabling hearing loss, increasing to 8.5% for adults from 55 to 64, 25% for adults aged 65 to 74, and 50% for American adults aged 75 and older. In addition, the NIDCD estimates that approximately 15% of Americans (26 million people) between the ages of 20 and 69 have high-frequency hearing loss due to exposure to noise at work or during leisure activities.

Useful Tips to Choose Hearing Aids

Thu, 23 Jun 2016 08:24:27 -0500

Hearing aids aid a person to hear properly. However it is best to be very careful while buying them to ensure maximum impact.

Benefits of Consulting an Audiologist

Tue, 26 Apr 2016 06:32:54 -0500

Are you experiencing hearing loss, or do you hear a constant ringing in your ears? Are you wondering about the different types of hearing and balance disorders? An audiologist is a specialist who evaluates and treats people with hearing and balance-related problems.

Hearing Aids, Prisoners' Rights, and the Sound of Civil Liberties

Fri, 15 Apr 2016 06:24:23 -0500

An inmate at an Ohio correctional facility is suing to get new hearing aids. The outcome of the case could affect more than just one man's ears.

Who Is Susceptible to Tinnitus and How to Cope

Tue, 12 Apr 2016 06:39:51 -0500

Tinnitus mainly affects people who work around loud noises. Below is an overview of those most likely to develop tinnitus, and coping strategies for dealing with this illness.

The Magic of Hearing Aids

Tue, 12 Apr 2016 06:30:05 -0500

Diminished hearing can have a negative effect on your overall life. Learn the different parts of hearing aids and how they work to alleviate your auditory problems.

4 Signs It's Time to Schedule a Hearing Test

Tue, 05 Apr 2016 15:46:54 -0500

Those who suspect hearing loss should consider a hearing test with a qualified audiologist. Difficulty hearing in crowded places, having trouble hearing the TV or radio at a moderate and tinnitus (ringing of the ears) are a few common warning signs of hearing loss.

When Earwax Removal Requires a Professional

Tue, 05 Apr 2016 15:45:52 -0500

Earwax removal may be a matter for a professional to handle. It plays an essential role in the health of our ears, and it is important to know when to call an audiologist.

Frequently Asked Questions About Hearing Services

Tue, 29 Mar 2016 16:00:37 -0500

Hearing services help you to determine if you need devices in order to process sound. Understanding what type of system you need and how it works can be confusing.

Hearing Aids Do Help: Understanding How They Work and the Technology Available

Mon, 28 Mar 2016 08:23:14 -0500

Hearing aids are designed to help you hear well. By understanding the technology available and how it works, you can take the steps to regaining some of what you've lost.

Personal Hygiene - Ways To Taking Good Care Of Your Ears

Wed, 09 Mar 2016 14:26:44 -0600

A healthy body breeds a healthy mind. You need to take care of your body every day to ensure you are in good health at all times.

When to Seen an Audiologist: Hearing Loss Symptoms in Kids

Mon, 29 Feb 2016 07:19:30 -0600

While it is common to experience hearing loss as an adult, it can also happen to children. If the following symptoms are experienced, it is important to get to an audiologist for a screening.

Products, Providers, and More: A Guide to Finding the Best Hearing Aid Supplies

Thu, 18 Feb 2016 06:18:22 -0600

Many people suffer from auditory problems. With proper hearing aid supplies, these issues need not stop you from living life to the fullest.

Cochlear Implants - A "Sound" of Hope to Millions

Tue, 09 Feb 2016 07:24:16 -0600

Want cost effective medical expertise, finest infrastructure, world-class medical care for cochlear implant surgery? India is your one stop answer to all.

Tinnitus: Understanding the Causes and Treatments

Fri, 15 Jan 2016 06:25:18 -0600

Tinnitus is a common affliction that causes a perceived ringing in the ear when no sound is present. It can be caused by a number of different conditions.

Musical Tinnitus and Me

Fri, 08 Jan 2016 11:01:44 -0600

Musical hallucinations are rare. I've been in the hearing aid business since 1986 and to my recollection I'd never heard of it or had a patient that had it. So when I began suffering from musical hallucinations myself two years ago I had to look it up to find out what it was.

Popular Hearing Aid Types Available in Online Medical Supply Stores

Mon, 28 Dec 2015 13:51:43 -0600

Many hospitals, doctors and individuals are purchasing their medical equipment from online medical supply stores. In this article, we will discuss some of the most popular hearing aid devices available in those online stores.

Ear Wax Removal 101

Mon, 21 Dec 2015 07:47:39 -0600

Ear wax removal may be necessary when canals become blocked. There are some cleaning methods that can be done at home, but serious blockages should be handled by a professional.

Auditory Technology 101: The Difference Between Analog and Digital Hearing Aids

Fri, 18 Dec 2015 06:36:56 -0600

Hearing aids come in either analog or digital technology. In order to get the best device, you need to understand the difference between the two technologies.

Deaf Issues (Part 1) - Hearing Impaired, Closed Caption Struggles

Tue, 15 Dec 2015 09:20:29 -0600

Learn about many of the obstacles for individuals with hearing impairments or deafness. A real life observation of issues in dealing with closed captioning and inaccuracies of information that makes life more difficult for individuals with disabilities.

A Hearing Test Is Music to Our Ears

Tue, 08 Dec 2015 12:51:54 -0600

A hearing test, which is often overlooked, is an essential part of one's healthcare regime. One way to look at this exam is to look at headphones and how they affect how we hear today as well as what population they are affecting most.

High Decibels In Third World Countries Where Life Is Cheap

Mon, 23 Nov 2015 10:20:36 -0600

What can you do if you live in a third-world country and you think you may be exposed to high noise levels? Well, if you are prepared to be made a pariah or (if a work situation), you are prepared to lose your job rather than get tinnitus for the rest of your life, here are a few pointers.

Explain the Theory of Immittance Audiometry

Wed, 11 Nov 2015 08:07:50 -0600

This article provides students of audiology with the theory of how immittance testing works to assess the mobility and function of the middle ear in humans. Equipment, anatomy and physiology is explained. Readers will have a greater understanding of tympanometry and acoustic reflexes and how they fit into the audiological test battery.

When Is It Time to See an Audiologist?

Mon, 19 Oct 2015 12:48:25 -0500

It is not always obvious that you need to see an audiologist. There are some indicators that the trip shouldn't be put off much longer.

Renew Ears With Hearing Aid Supplies and Services

Mon, 19 Oct 2015 07:22:32 -0500

Hearing aid supplies help people improve communication. Stores specializing in hearing products and devices can not only help patients get an accurate diagnosis, but also assist in finding the best treatment.

How To Determine If Your Child Has An Ear Infection

Thu, 08 Oct 2015 12:50:28 -0500

Do you believe your child is suffering from an ear infection? By reading this comprehensive guide, you will be able to find out!

How Will Recent Changes in Technology Affect the Development of Hearing Aids?

Mon, 21 Sep 2015 06:26:47 -0500

Some new technological trends are great, but they can be difficult adjustments for those with hearing aids. However, some new companies are doing just the opposite and making it easier. Find out how the industry is changing in these new and unique ways.

Five Common Myths About Hearing Aids Debunked

Mon, 21 Sep 2015 06:21:38 -0500

There are many myths about hearing aids that are either not true, or not true anymore. Many candidates are uneasy with using these devices to cure their hearing loss because they are unsure about the veracity of the information. That is why these five common misconceptions must be debunked.

Top 4 Invisible Hearing Aids That Go Sheer Unnoticed In Your Ears

Wed, 16 Sep 2015 11:49:36 -0500

It's no secret that hearing technology is advancing at a significant pace, and the introduction of immensely popular "invisible in canal" (IIC) style hearing aids is a remarkable testament to this development. Appeared in the market several years ago, invisible aids have managed to be the most preferred choice among people who are concerned about their appearance while wearing a hearing aid. While a number of manufacturers are offering IIC, here are 4 brands that offer invisible aids that are as good as advertised and get strong recommendations from audiologists and users.

When to Seek Hearing Aid Repair Service

Tue, 15 Sep 2015 06:32:29 -0500

Hearing aid issues can often be attributed to simple problems that can be fixed by either adjusting the settings or cleaning. Make sure to check the device before seeking a hearing aid repair technician.

Natural Tinnitus Treatment - 4 Ways To Treat Tinnitus Naturally

Wed, 26 Aug 2015 11:32:33 -0500

Ringing in your ears can not only be distracting, but can be a symptom rather than the problem. Believe it or not, ringing in the ears affects a sizable part of population. About one out of five people deal with this issue regularly.

Surprising Things Hearing Doctors Do

Tue, 25 Aug 2015 15:04:10 -0500

Hearing doctors are medical professionals trained in audiology. Here are some less-known services they offer that anyone can benefit from.

Ear Muff to Protect Hearing: Do You Need It?

Wed, 19 Aug 2015 10:11:56 -0500

Whoa! Amplified music! Hosting a party? No? Oh, you're just merely listening to your favorite songs, and you actually find it relaxing to listen to very loud music. Many people are like you, and that's okay.

Detecting And Treating Swimmer's Ear

Tue, 18 Aug 2015 11:56:49 -0500

Swimmer's ear is an infection that affects many children. Despite its name, swimming is not the only causative factor. You child could show the symptoms even after taking a shower. This infection is usually caused due to unclean water that comes into contact with your child's ear.

What to Expect From a Hearing Center Exam

Mon, 17 Aug 2015 13:42:27 -0500

Visiting a hearing center for the first time can bring up many questions and concerns. Here's what to expect at an exam.

10 Ways To Stop Tinnitus Using Home Remedies To Try Right NOW!

Mon, 17 Aug 2015 07:08:35 -0500

You don't need me to tell you that finding a cure for tinnitus can be a very challenging experience mainly because it is so hard to determine why you are hearing these crazy sounds in your head that no-one else can. It is enough to drive anyone up the wall! While finding effective treatment can be challenging, it is not an impossible task and there are some home remedies that may work. So let's get to these 10 ways on how to stop tinnitus using home remedies that you need to try right now!

The Ear Nose And Throat Specialist and The Bad Ear

Fri, 14 Aug 2015 12:31:49 -0500

A bad ear or a case of tinnitus? When the full facts are not known, it is easy to miss the obvious. In this case, it was not so obvious, which is why I think it was missed.

How to Prevent Hearing Loss in Children

Wed, 05 Aug 2015 07:11:13 -0500

Hearing problems in children can be prevented if parents are aware of the factors and take necessary action in time. Read on to learn the ways in which you can prevent having hearing problem in your children.

Hearing Aids: Multiple Choices to Meet Your Needs

Fri, 31 Jul 2015 09:33:13 -0500

It is important to find the right device to help you hear better. Hearing aids offer a variety of styles in order to help meet those needs.

Tinnitus Miracle Is A Natural Treatment

Mon, 13 Jul 2015 13:54:37 -0500

Tinnitus Miracle is Thomas Coleman's holistic approach to treating tinnitus. According to Coleman, Tinnitus Miracle can make a huge difference if you apply the treatment methods elaborated in the guide. Tinnitus can be a severely debilitating condition and no matter what conventional treatment you've tried, it's always wise to try a holistic approach. Here is all the info you need before trying out this natural treatment.

Hearing Loss Vital Information

Mon, 13 Jul 2015 13:52:07 -0500

Hearing loss or difficulty hearing is a big challenge for a great number of people. Your ears are one of the most delicate parts in your body. Therefore, if you are feeling the slow loss of your ability to hear well, you need to do all you can to prevent further damage.

What to Expect When Getting Hearing Aids for the First Time

Wed, 08 Jul 2015 06:32:49 -0500

Getting hearing aids can be a stressful event. Most patients don't know what to expect during the process, which can add confusion and anxiety to the situation.

Preparing Children for the Audiologist

Wed, 08 Jul 2015 06:12:51 -0500

Taking your child to the audiologist is an important part of ensuring that they'll have normal speech and language development. Read on for what to expect at this important appointment.

Understanding Central Auditory Processing Disorder

Thu, 18 Jun 2015 06:08:08 -0500

Central Auditory Processing Disorder can have a serious impact on the lives of those afflicted. Knowing the signs and treatments for the condition can make all the difference.

Common Causes Of Need For Hearing Aid Repair

Thu, 18 Jun 2015 06:07:41 -0500

With modern technology, today's hearing aids are engineered to withstand great use and abuse. However, there are specific elements that can still wreak havoc on your devices, causing the need for hearing aid repair.

What to Expect When You Seek Tinnitus Treatment

Tue, 09 Jun 2015 06:06:27 -0500

Tinnitus treatment can help patients who are affected by continual noise from an non-external source. There are several approaches, and it effectiveness depends on what works best for you.

Acoustic Harmony Of The Brain's Hearing Center

Tue, 09 Jun 2015 06:00:11 -0500

The hearing center of the brain allows us to focus on and differentiate particular sounds. Disruption of this filtering system may be the cause of some aural issues instead of problems with the ear itself.

Pediatric Audiologist Evaluations Can Determine Your Child's Hearing Issues

Wed, 03 Jun 2015 05:57:53 -0500

A pediatric audiologist will conduct tests specifically designed for your child's hearing issues, as well as age and stage in life. Early diagnosis is important so you can decide on the best path forward, as well as help your child make necessary adjustments.

What Your Audiologist Can Do For You

Thu, 21 May 2015 14:27:55 -0500

Often taken for granted, clear and accurate hearing is an enormous factor in one's quality of life. Poor hearing and other auditory afflictions like tinnitus can greatly affect an individual. Having an audiologist in your family's health plans can help ensure lasting comfort.

How Hearing Aids Can Help

Thu, 21 May 2015 14:26:42 -0500

Nearly 50 million Americans have some degree of hearing loss. Most of these folks could benefit from wearing hearing aids. Find out how in this article.

Hearing Devices: A New Way to Experience Sound

Thu, 21 May 2015 11:31:00 -0500

People suffering from hearing impairment no longer need to feel that they are inferior as compared to the others with the help of these devices that support hearing. These devices are considered to be the best way to improve the oral expression of the hearing impaired individuals.

Wacky Treatments! Would You Drink Urine To Get Rid Of Tinnitus?

Thu, 21 May 2015 06:35:13 -0500

It may sound wacky to some, but there are actually staunch supporters of using urine therapy to get rid of tinnitus as well as many other health conditions. So if you are struggling with tinnitus and have tried everything, is urine therapy something you should consider in order to obtain relief from the annoying sounds of tinnitus?

Give Your Ears New Life With Hearing Aid Companies by Your Side

Tue, 19 May 2015 06:03:12 -0500

If you are having issues finding a quality hearing aid, companies can assist you in many ways. Learn how you can improve your ears with the help of a number of services and devices.

Reasons For An Audiologist Visit

Tue, 19 May 2015 06:00:40 -0500

Coming to terms with a hearing problem can be a struggle. With the help of an audiologist, you will be able to hear more clearly again.

Hearing Loss Causes

Fri, 15 May 2015 10:04:36 -0500

There are many causes of these problems, some of them quite natural and some of them indicative of underlying disorders. Below are listed some of the most common causes of hearing loss and their explanations.

When You Have Problems With Hearing, Doctors Can Help

Wed, 06 May 2015 15:49:52 -0500

Many people have problems with hearing. Doctors can help you get the quality of sound back, so you can enjoy your life with much more clarity.

Healthy Central Auditory Processing Is Essential To Child Development

Wed, 06 May 2015 06:51:22 -0500

Central auditory processing is the ability of the brain to process auditory information. The early identification and treatment of this issue can help correct learning and speech disorders.

Do You Want A Ringing Ears Cure?

Tue, 05 May 2015 12:32:40 -0500

Today, Tinnitus is a condition that affects 1 in 5 Americans. It is described as a persistent ringing, humming or buzzing and for some the condition has a profound effect on the way they live, sleep and work. There is no known cure for tinnitus, but there is some relief for those who do suffer from this condition.

Protect Your Hearing, Decibel by Decibel

Fri, 01 May 2015 08:18:32 -0500

Some 1.1 billion teens and young people around the world face hearing loss simply by plugging in the earbuds of their smartphones, iPods, and the like and turning up the volume. Add to that such noise-filled venues as concerts, bars, restaurants, and sporting events, and you see where I'm going with this.

Central Auditory Perception and Hearing Loss

Wed, 08 Apr 2015 10:28:32 -0500

We hear with our ears but we listen with our brain! You may not realize that almost all hearing loss pathologies lead to a secondary, largely overlooked, mostly untreated hearing deficiency within central auditory perception. To improve brain functions that have slowly been deteriorating, we then, just as we did in childhood, again begin the process of learning and assigning meaning to sounds. Central Auditory Perception and Hearing Loss should therefore be examined together.

How To Treat Tinnitus In 2015

Tue, 07 Apr 2015 07:41:36 -0500

If you are to successfully discover how to treat Tinnitus, you should first understand a few basic details relating to this infuriating disorder. Tinnitus is not a condition itself - it's a symptom of an underlying condition and often pertains to the depressing perception of hearing noises when no external sound is present and heard only by the sufferer.

How To Find Relief From Tinnitus With Medication, Hearing Aids, And Other Treatments

Fri, 13 Mar 2015 07:50:49 -0500

Are you one of the estimated 50 million Americans who suffer from tinnitus? Medication, hearing aids, and other treatment options may help. Read here to find out all about them.

Four Common Hearing Aids and Their Benefits

Fri, 13 Mar 2015 07:28:38 -0500

Hearing aids can improve moderate to severe auditory loss. Contact your local audiologist today!

Things You Should Know About Your Hearing Aid Battery

Fri, 13 Mar 2015 07:25:11 -0500

How well your hearing aids will work and perform has a lot to do with your hearing aid battery. Don't let yours wear out too quickly and diminish the quality of your sound. Here's a few frequently asked questions and helpful care tips that can help you maximize its life, keeping your sound quality crisp and clear, and your volume and noise control operating efficiently.

Signs of Hearing Problems in Toddlers and When to Visit a Pediatric Audiologist

Thu, 12 Mar 2015 15:29:50 -0500

Children can develop hearing problems at any age. If your toddler is displaying signs of hearing loss, schedule an appointment with a pediatric audiologist.

Tinnitus Symptoms and Management

Mon, 09 Mar 2015 08:56:54 -0500

Tinnitus is defined as the perception of sound when no external sound source is present, often characterized by a constant ringing, buzzing, or hissing. If you suffer from this then perhaps the 5 steps in this article may show you a way to a symptom remedy.

When to See an Audiologist for Dizziness

Thu, 05 Mar 2015 12:22:28 -0600

If you have experienced unexplained dizziness or balance issues, the problem may lie within your inner ear. Contact an audiologist to have your condition properly diagnosed and treated.

What Do Tinnitus Sufferers Have in Common?

Fri, 06 Feb 2015 09:19:25 -0600

Do Tinnitus sufferers share any commonalities? The short answer is yes! They do, however; this is where tinnitus gets interesting.

What Happens With a Hearing Test?

Wed, 28 Jan 2015 05:55:13 -0600

After scheduling a hearing test, you may wonder what it involves. Learn what to expect at your appointment.

How Hearing Aid Companies Make Their Devices More Appealing Than Ever

Wed, 28 Jan 2015 05:51:46 -0600

Many people choose not to wear audio amplifying devices due to the embarrassment associated with wearing them. Hearing aid companies have made many different discrete versions perfect for these people.

The Process of Hearing Aid Fitting

Tue, 27 Jan 2015 14:17:01 -0600

For your hearing aid fitting, your hearing will be analyzed and your hearing care provider will discuss your lifestyle and preferences. After you undergo this process, you finally will select your equipment.

Tinnitus Treatment for Ringing in the Ears

Tue, 27 Jan 2015 13:11:40 -0600

When you hear a persistent sound, you may need tinnitus treatment. Learn what is involved with this remedy.

Constant Ringing In Ears - What Is It And How Can I Cure It?

Fri, 23 Jan 2015 11:06:04 -0600

Constant ringing in ears? Then most probably you have Tinnitus. Don't worry though, it is curable and there are ways to cure it no matter what...

11 Proven Ways To Stop Ringing In The Ears

Mon, 05 Jan 2015 09:22:21 -0600

You barely put your head to the pillow at night and those high-pitched noises come back to invade your peace of mind. The constant whistling-hissing sound drives you mad. It is annoying because not being able to sleep night-after-night you wake up feeling tired, dazed and fuzzy. It is called "ringing in ears" or tinnitus in medical jargon.

Do You Need Hearing Aids? Four Things to Know About Your Audiology Visit

Fri, 02 Jan 2015 10:47:50 -0600

If you think that you can't hear as well as you once could, it may be time to consider hearing aids. Here is what you can expect when you visit an audiologist for a hearing exam.