Hearing Health Blog

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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While you may not think of it as beneficial, earwax is actually a good thing! Earwax is the cleaning agent that keeps dirt out of our ears, lubricates the ear canal, and doesn’t really need much help to exit. That means that if everything is working properly, you shouldn’t have to do much more than wipe excess earwax from your

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Ear cleaning is a grooming habit that many people choose to follow. However, there are many individuals who do not experience any issues with their ears, so they leave them alone for the most part. While most people do not want their ears to be dirty, it can be tricky to tell if ear cleaning is a good or a

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