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September 14, 2018
Cyclist riding through a city street

Are Cyclists At Risk Of Noise Induced Hearing Loss?

In the last few years, Canada’s capital faced many changes to adapt to the growing cycling trend. With new bike lanes, pathways and facilities, the city of Ottawa is the only designated Gold-level Bicycle Friendly community in Ontario. As a result, the cyclist’s share of morning peak period travel grew by 41% between 2005 and 2011. Click this link to […]
September 12, 2018
Person using hearing aid smartphone app to find their hearing aid using bluetooth and GPS

Find Your Hearing Aids With GPS Tracking

Where are my hearing aids? Some individuals believe that as we age we lose our memory recall abilities. Others say stress, sleep and diet affect our ability to remember. Whatever it may be, we all occasionally misplace things throughout our lives. Big or small, losing something makes you retrace your steps several times to the point where rooms will be […]
September 5, 2018
young man about to bite into a hamburger - the sound of which can be a major trigger for those with misophonia

Misophonia – The Strong Aversion To Certain Sounds

An Aversion, Which Boarders on a Hatred of Certain Sounds (Information from Medical Hypothesis on sciencedirect.com) Misophonia, known as a strong aversion to certain sounds, or the selective sound sensitivity syndrome, is a reality where individuals are triggered by soft sounds typically produced by other people. The triggers are typically chewing, slurping, swallowing, heavy breathing, sniffing, throat clearing and lip […]
September 3, 2018
Living room setup with an area rug and soft furniture help with reducing noise in your home

Reducing Noise in Your Home

Your home is your sanctuary, it is often where we feel most comfortable, relaxed and at ease. After a long day at work, running errands, or maybe even returning from a trip, there is no better feeling than returning to your home base. However, our homes are filled with noise generating machines. Reducing noise in your home can have many positive […]
August 21, 2018
Davidson Hearing Aid Centres Presents the Fifty-Five Plus Lifestyle Show on September 21 & 22, 2018 at the EY Centre, 4899 Uplands Drive Ottawa, ON

Davidson’s Presents the Fifty-Five Plus Lifestyle Show

The annual Fall Fifty-Five Plus Lifestyle show is returning to the EY Centre on Friday, September 21st and Saturday, September 22nd. Join us at the Davidson’s booth as we celebrate our 75th Anniversary! Once again, we will have manufacturer technicians on site offering a free clean and check of your hearing aids as well as demonstrations of how the latest […]