Hearing Health Blog

As an audiologist, a question that I often get is “what’s the best hearing aid?” I think if I were in the market for a hearing solution, I would ask the same question. The world of hearing aids is fragmented and confusing. The marketing can be hokey and is often intentionally misleading. With large price tags and questionable outcomes for

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I can't tell you exactly how many of my patients have damaged their hearing with loud noise exposure, but it's definitely a lot.  Here are a few guidelines for times when you should wear hearing protection, and what type of protection to wear. Remember, damage due to noise exposure is a combination of HOW LONG you're exposed to the noise

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When it comes to hearing protection no one type fits the bill for every person, which is why there are multiple types of hearing protection on the market. So what should you know when you are selecting your hearing protection? Here are a few tips to help you with the many different hearing protection options out there: 1. Know why

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When it comes to picking a hearing aid , it’s crucial to find the right style and features for your hearing loss, lifestyle and budget needs. Luckily, your audiologist will walk you through all your options and help point you in the right direction for different models to consider. Once you’ve narrowed down some of your options, how do you

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There seems to be a misconception that hearing aids and outdoor sports don’t play well together. That’s just not so! When you think about it, many sports require good communication and that’s where hearing aids are helpful if you have some hearing loss. There are hearing aids for active lifestyles with beneficial features to keep the units free from dirt

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