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What is the Connection between Dementia and Hearing Loss?

What is the Connection between Dementia and Hearing Loss?

Hearing Loss and Dementia   Do you know that a common side affect of hearing loss is dementia? Does someone with hearing loss that you know also experience memory problems? It may be more than an inability to understand what it being said. According to a […]

5 Tips For Finding the Right Audiologist or Hearing Aid Provider for You

5 Tips For Finding the Right Audiologist or Hearing Aid Provider for You

5 Tips for Finding the Right Audiologist or Hearing Aid Provider for You Did you know that hearing aids should be checked every four to six months to ensure their programming is still correct? Hearing aids are not a “set it” and “forget it” type […]

Seen the Caption Phones for Sale on TV? You can Get One for Free

Seen the Caption Phones for Sale on TV? You can Get One for Free

Do you or someone you know have a hard time hearing on the telephone because of a diagnosed loss of hearing? Any person in the United States can receive a free caption telephone by taking a form to their doctor, hearing aid provider, or audiologist. […]

Permanent Hearing Loss from Earbuds

Permanent Hearing Loss from Earbuds

Exposure to noise is the leading cause of hearing loss; not age. Tens of millions of Americans currently have permanent hearing loss caused by everyday noise with some of that hearing damage from earbuds. Some say you may have permanent hearing loss from earbuds. Do earbuds lead […]

Exclusive Sneak Peek Interview: Love Hears the Documentary

Exclusive Sneak Peek Interview: Love Hears the Documentary

 Exclusive Sneak Peek Interview: Love Hears the Documentary Wish you could see more outreach for hearing loss? Me too! I was excited to find out about the new documentary coming out that does just that. Love Hears is a film which hosts a large cast […]

What Does Hearing Loss Look Like? Fighting the Stereotype

What Does Hearing Loss Look Like? Fighting the Stereotype

The Hearing Loss Stereotype: Fighting the Stereotype In my search to find some hearing loss humor and make light of what can be a very heavy topic, I continue to come across a series of “jokes”. These comics poke fun at hearing loss in a way […]

Stop Yelling at People With Hearing Loss

Stop Yelling at People With Hearing Loss

Stop Yelling at People With Hearing Loss One of the battles that many people with have a loss of hearing face is telling people to quiet down. I know, it sounds funny (pun intended). If you have hearing loss, wouldn’t you want someone to speak […]

Unilateral Hearing Loss Information : A Teachers Guide

Unilateral Hearing Loss Information : A Teachers Guide

Unilateral hearing loss information for teachers : A Teachers Guide It is so wonderful to see that there are teachers out there who are sensitive to all types of students. This should help those teachers understand their students with hearing loss little be better. It can be much […]

How Can a Captioned Telephone for Hearing Loss be Free?

How Can a Captioned Telephone for Hearing Loss be Free?

How Can a Captioned Telephone for Hearing Loss be Free? Usually, the first question someone asks when they find out about the Free Captioned Telephone program with CapTel, but “why is it free?” While you may have heard about the (CapTel) Captioned Telephone, you may want […]

Can Vertigo Cause Permanent Hearing Loss?

Can Vertigo Cause Permanent Hearing Loss?

Can vertigo cause permanent hearing loss? In short, no. Vertigo acts as a symptom and not a condition. It is telling you that something is going on with your inner ear, or sensory nerve pathways in the brain. Many people ask me what causes vertigo […]