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Hearing Health

With the new year here, you may feel particularly motivated to set some personal and wellness goals for yourself. If you have hearing loss, then in the new year you should prioritize your hearing health in addition to your physical and mental health. How to Live a Healthier Life Your health is important. Exercising on …

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Hearing and the Holidays

Your hearing is an important part in how you communicate and experience the world. With the upcoming holidays, you want to be sure you are hearing your family as best as you can. Whether you are out singing carols with your friends, eating dinner with your family, or playing with your grandchildren, you don’t want …

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Managing Tinnitus

Tinnitus affects millions of people each year. Tinnitus can range from mildly annoying to debilitating depending on how frequently you experience its symptoms. For most people, they hear a ringing, buzzing, humming, or whooshing sound in their head or ears when there is no external sound present. Although tinnitus is not a disease itself, it …

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Hearing and Balance

The Connection Between Hearing Loss and Balance Hearing loss doesn’t only affect your ability to hear and comprehend speech. It can also be connected to a variety of other health concerns, such as balance issues or vertigo. Our sense of balance is located within the cochlea, which is the same location of the hearing nerve …

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Healthy Ears

Tips for Healthy Ears You want to be able to hear your best for many years, that’s why it’s important to take care of your ear health and be proactive about your hearing. Healthy ears mean you will be able to continue hearing your best now and in the future. There are some ways you …

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