Tinnitus is the perception of sound when no actual external noise is present. While it is commonly referred to as “ringing in the ears,” tinnitus can manifest many different perceptions of sound, including buzzing, hissing, whistling, swooshing, and clicking. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control reports that more than 50 million Americans (or 15% ofRead Full Article
You may not realize that there are different ailments that can cause a hearing loss. Understanding the connections and educating yourself on the ailments can help you to prevent a hearing loss. Both hypothyroidism and hyperthyroidism can cause hearing loss, and different thyroid conditions can affect not only hearing loss, but tinnitus, and balance too.Read Full Article
When it comes to choosing the right hearing device, there’s a lot of options to consider. From the technical aspect, the fit, the level of benefit and hearing improvement you might gain, even things like contract and repair services offered can greatly impact your decision making process. Purchasing a hearing device can be a prettyRead Full Article
June is Alzheimer’s and Brain Awareness Month, so we’re taking a closer look at matters of the brain and how it relates to your hearing. The Alzheimer’s Association defines Alzheimer’s as “type of dementia that causes problems with memory, thinking and behavior. Symptoms usually develop slowly and get worse over time, becoming severe enough toRead Full Article
Like most electrical devices or appliances that we use in our day to day lives, hearing aids work most of the time. Sometimes, however, your hearing aid my experience problems. As with many things, it’s only once the hearing aids have a problem that our dependence on them is made clear. At Audiology Associates, weRead Full Article
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