How Treating Hearing Loss Supports Your Brain

How Treating Hearing Loss Supports Your Brain

Treating hearing loss does a lot more than improve your abilities to hear (which is itself no small task). Being attentive to your hearing loss, and going about the best treatment for it, is proving to be essential to keeping your brain as healthy as possible. Hearing Loss and the Brain Hearing loss impacts several…

Hearing Aids Are Found to Improve Depressive Symptoms

Hearing Aids Are Found to Improve Depressive Symptoms

Adjusting to hearing loss can be very mentally and emotionally difficult. While the loss of hearing itself can be difficult, the work it takes to simply adjust to the new realities of different hearing capabilities can have ripple effects across all aspects of one’s physical and mental wellbeing. Furthermore, the road to treating hearing loss…

Head Injuries & Hearing Loss

Head Injuries & Hearing Loss

There are millions of cases of head injuries that are logged each year in the United States alone, and the Center for Disease Control estimates that over one million cases of head injuries are classified as traumatic brain injuries, and that they require hospitalization. What’s the link between hearing loss and head injury? Understanding Head…

Brain Exercises Could Help You Hear in Noise

Brain Exercises Could Help You Hear in Noise

Background noise can make it difficult for people to distinguish amongst complex sounds—a difficult for people with healthy hearing, and a sometimes next-to-impossible task for people who are experiencing hearing loss. Background noise frequently occurs in places such as restaurants, on public transportation, at the grocery store, and even in your own home (for example,…

Protect Your Ears at Your Favorite Sporting Events

Protect Your Ears at Your Favorite Sporting Events

Watching a sporting event in person has so much more atmosphere than watching from your couch. Nothing beats screaming support for your team along with thousands of your best friends that are also fans. The crowd noise gives you a shot of adrenaline with the crowd and then there’s the music, too! If you are…

Improving Communication with Your Family

Improving Communication with Your Family

Coping with a family member with hearing loss can be challenging and frustrating. Hearing loss affects the entire family and family dynamic. The best remedy for hearing loss is to get a hearing evaluation at Exceptional Hearing Care. Be supportive and take action – bring the family member in and offer to stay for the…

Earbud Use Could Harm Your Hearing

Earbud Use Could Harm Your Hearing

At airports, on college campuses, at the gym, on busy city streets and, maybe even in your house, you see people with earbuds in place as they listen to music. They may need to listen to workout music or listen to music as a distraction, but the distraction factor could be overridden by the potential…

Hearing Loss & Fatigue

Hearing Loss & Fatigue

We all get tired after work is done. But if you have hearing loss, you may feel especially run-down after you clock off at 5. We’re not just talking about the tiredness the average person feels after their work day, but something more profound. When you get tired with hearing loss, it takes the wind…

Everyday Noises that Could Cause Hearing Loss

Everyday Noises that Could Cause Hearing Loss

The most common cause of hearing loss is through aging, and there’s little we can do about it. But what we can do is protect our hearing from the second biggest cause, noise-induced hearing loss (NIHL). According to the Center for Disease Control, almost one in four of U.S. adults aged 20 to 69 years…

May is Better Speech and Hearing Month!

May is Better Speech and Hearing Month!

Every May, the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) raises awareness around hearing loss and communication disorders with Better Speech and Hearing Month. For 2019, the theme is “Communication Across the Lifespan.” This is aimed at drawing attention to the importance of maintaining good communication from early childhood straight through to old age. Hearing loss has a…

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