The short answer is yes. Although many factors can influence hearing loss, such as the environment, medical issues, trauma, and medications, genetics can also play a vital role, especially to those with congenital hearing loss (hearing loss present at birth). 

The CDC r...

Winter weather can be a trigger to hearing loss. Find out how.

Hearing is essential to your livelihood, therefore taking care of your ear health is very important. Don’t wait until a serious problem occurs. The best way to prevent hearing loss is to take steps every day to protect your ears. Here are 10 ways you can protect your e...

Did you know that hearing and balance are correlated? And that wearing hearing aids may help your balance? Your balance may be off for a number of reasons, such as visual, neurological, and muscular problems. However, balance can also be related to your inner ear and h...

Temperatures are rising and that means days at the pool and trips to the beach. We don’t want you to miss out on any of the fun, but you should be mindful of keeping your hearing aids safe and dry.

Moisture is one of the main reasons hearing aids need repair. So unless...

Noise-Induced Hearing Loss can happen when you listen to loud noises frequently without protection. A few factors that put you at risk for Noise-Induced Hearing Loss (NIHL) are how close you are to a noise, how long you hear it, and of course how loud it is. If you wan...

Treating your hearing loss benefits your life in ways you might not have considered, such as greater confidence, better physical health, and stronger relationships. Did you know it also has a positive impact on dementia?

Hearing Loss and Dementia In 2011 a landmark stud...

February 27, 2019

Living with a hearing loss can be challenging and often hard to explain to others. People with normal hearing have no idea how the communication barrier, the sensitivity to loud noises, and poor speech quality can hinder your life and relationships every day. Because h...

You have found yourself here because either yourself or someone you love struggle with hearing loss. Dealing with hearing loss can be difficult for everyone involved and put a strain on relationships and social situations. Successful communication requires the efforts...

We constantly go over ways to protect your ears and possible threats to your hearing. However, you may not be aware of the dangers of winter on your hearing and the health of your ears. We have all felt the numbing coldness on a cold day when we forget to wear a hat or...