Image of man getting hearing aidYour family and friends are the people you interact with the most, so why not bring them along to your first audiology appointment? They can provide a second pair of ears and eyes to guarantee you get the most out of your appointment.

Most audiologists also encourage family-centered care and prefer to have family members attend the first appointment. Let’s explore the benefits of bringing along a loved one to your hearing test.

The Connection Between Anxiety And Hearing Conditions

The psychological and physical systems of the human body are closely linked, so if you struggle with anxiety, you may find your hearing is off as well.

Hearing Loss Affects All AgesHearing loss is one of the most common medical conditions in the United States. But the stigma associated with hearing loss – elderly or those who work in loud environments – does not accurately represent that gambit of people struggling to hear. Worse still is those who suspect they have hearing loss wait an average of 7 years before getting tested.

Better Hearing Month 2020We all want to feel like we have a voice that’s heard, especially when it comes to our careers. But hearing loss can make us feel like our voice is being silenced.

wearing mask 300x190It’s an odd notion, but essential for those who wear hearing aids. Wearing a mask is a simple, preventative measure to protect yourself from the spread of COVID-19, but it can also be a pain if you wear behind-the-ear hearing aids.