Can You Develop Hearing Loss From Chemotherapy?

Can You Develop Hearing Loss From Chemotherapy?

There’s nothing that’s good about cancer. As a result, patients receiving cancer treatment will sometimes feel compelled to dismiss cancer treatment side effects, including hearing loss, as trivial. But for a great number of cancer survivors, there will be a life after cancer and that’s an important thing to keep in mind. And you want […]

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The Synergy of Hearing Aids and AI

The Synergy of Hearing Aids and AI

When somebody mentions artificial intelligence (AI), it might conjure thoughts of your favorite sci-fi movie. But today, AI is a reality that we all better get accustomed to. This is particularly true with regard to hearing aids. Gone are the days of one-size-fits-all hearing aids that simply raise the volume of sounds around you. Modern, […]

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Stay Tuned in to the Sounds of Life by Getting Routine Hearing Tests

Stay Tuned in to the Sounds of Life by Getting Routine Hearing Tests

Subtle changes in your hearing can be hard to recognize because of how slowly hearing loss usually advances. Although children are regularly tested, most adults don’t even consider scheduling a hearing test like they would their vision. So why would your hearing be any less critical than your vision? Here are 6 reasons to get […]

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How to Understand Your Hearing Test or Audiogram

How to Understand Your Hearing Test or Audiogram

It might seem, initially, like measuring hearing loss would be easy. If you’re suffering from hearing loss, you can probably hear certain things clearly at a lower volume, but not others. You may confuse certain letters like “S” or “B”, but hear other letters just fine at whatever volume. When you figure out how to […]

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Your Risk of Getting Dementia Could be Decreased by Having Regular Hearing Exams

Cognitive decline and hearing loss, what’s the link? Brain health and hearing loss have a link which medical science is starting to understand. It was found that even mild neglected hearing impairment increases your risk of developing dementia. Experts think that there might be a pathological connection between these two seemingly unrelated health problems. So, […]

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New Beginnings Sound Sweet!

New Beginnings Sound Sweet!

You’ve seen the videos on TikTok. Babies, after they just get fitted for hearing aids, hearing their mother’s voice for the first time. In some videos, the baby is uncertain at first. When the doctor attempts to put the hearing aid in their ears, they put up a fight. Before they smile with delight, they […]

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She’s Not Faking It: 4 Signs a Loved One Needs a Hearing Aid

She’s Not Faking It: 4 Signs a Loved One Needs a Hearing Aid

It’s a common first reaction – denial. Surely, my loved one’s hearing loss isn’t as advanced as it seems. She’s too young to require a hearing aid. It’s possible, the two of you have started to kid around with each other about it. Your loved one constantly asks you to repeat yourself. You laugh about […]

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Why Having Your Ears Checked Regularly Can Improve Your Mood

Why Having Your Ears Checked Regularly Can Improve Your Mood

Hearing loss is a prevalent condition that can be alleviated simply with the use of hearing aids and assistive listening devices. But hearing loss is often ignored and untreated. This can lead to greater depression rates and feelings of solitude in those with hearing loss. And these feelings of depression and isolation can be increased […]

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