Hearing Health Blog
Many people complain of hearing noises that don’t appear to be caused by an external source. But although these sounds are similar to tinnitus , they are not necessarily caused by the condition. Transient, internally-generated noises can be the result of injury, exposure to loud noises and infection whereas tinnitus is something different. So what is tinnitus? Essentially, tinnitus is
Odd as it may sound, there is a simple truth about hearing loss that tends to occur time and again: it is incredibly difficult for individuals to detect hearing loss. When hearing begins to fade, the brain tends to seek to adapt, which means that a person can be experiencing moderate hearing loss without actively noticing the issue. Because hearing
Hearing loss is often something that emerges slowly over time. Sometimes it can be so slow that people, including the sufferer, fail to notice and assume that it’s a regular part of the aging process. But your sense of hearing is essential. You rely on it not only to stay safe but also to work effectively and sustain intimate relationships.
You understand the importance of hygiene and self-care. You wash properly every day. You brush your teeth twice a day and floss. You wash your hair often enough without over washing it and you even scrub under your fingernails. However, there may be one part of you that isn’t quite as spotlessly clean as you may think… and that’s your ears.
Have you ever heard of an earmold? If you haven’t, you might be wondering what it is. Even if you have, you might not be entirely sure of what it is and what it does. If that’s the case, then keep reading this article because we are going to talk about what an earmold is down below. What is it?
Tinnitus is one of the most common problems that hearing care professionals deal with every day. Essentially, it's when you have a ringing, buzzing or possibly even a hissing sensation in your ears. No matter where you are, the noise just doesn’t seem to go away. The good news is that tinnitus can easily be treated and it often goes
Hearing loss can make you feel very alone. It can cause barriers to conversation between groups of people and individuals. It can make activities and occasions that used to bring you great joy into a tedious affair. It can make the prospect of spending time with friends in a busy restaurant nightmarish. It can even make staying at home and
There are a great many people who are not attending their hearing tests as an adult; unless they feel that something could be wrong. As a child, you go through hearing tests at school to check how well you can respond to speech and different tones. As an adult, you should be getting your hearing tested every ten years until
You only get one pair of ears or one pair of eardrums we should say, which is why when it comes to your hearing, it’s essential that you take care of it properly. Wearing hearing protection can mean the difference between being able to hear all of those lovely every day sounds like the birds singing, and not being able
Your ears are an important part of your body. They assist in one of the most important senses that humans have; hearing. As with every other part of our body, it can eventually get dirty and we’ll need to do our part in cleaning our ears. Whether it’s dirt, grime or sweat, our ears can get rather nasty if they’re