Questions To Ask Before Buying Hearing Aids

There’s a laundry list of things to consider when buying new hearing aids, and it can be overwhelming. Here are a few questions to ask before you make a purchase.

A Destination That Caters To All: Yosemite National Park

What started as a summer-long American Sign Language volunteer service in the late 1970s has grown into the United States’ most extensive in all its national parks.

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.