Simple Steps to Protect and Preserve Your Hearing
May 23, 2017

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The key to preserving hearing is prevention. Once hearing function has been diminished or lost, there is no way to reverse it. Unfortunately many do not realize all of the easy things we can do to protect our hearing while we still have it. Here are a few simple steps to prevent hearing loss and protect your hearing health now, before it’s too late.

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Undiagnosed Hearing Loss Associated with Social Isolation in Seniors
May 7, 2017

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Are you a socialite? If so, there may be another good reason to have your hearing (or the hearing of a loved one) tested.

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Welcome to May: Better Hearing Month!
May 1, 2017

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With aging comes normal changes in hearing, as well as language and speech.

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Improve Listening Skills by Training Your Brain
April 24, 2017

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Did you know that most of the work of hearing is done not by your ears but by your brain? It’s true that sounds are taken in by our ears, and they must function properly for us to hear, but processing the sounds into meaning is solely a function of our brains. What is the difference between hearing and listening? We hear a lot, but we only process what we listen to, and that takes brain power. Thus training our brains to listen becomes essential if we are to engage with the world around us.

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Could Hearing Loss be Related to Snoring?
April 6, 2017

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If you sleep in the same room with a snorer, you know it can be an annoyance, and make you lose sleep. Recent research is also finding, however, that pesky noise can do even more damage than that. If you sleep beside someone who snores, you may be at a higher risk for hearing loss than someone who does not.

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