Hearing Loss Tips

May 26, 2020

Top 5 Reasons To Wear Your Hearing Aids At Home

We are all spending more time at home than we would normally due to COVID-19. Social distancing has created different ways of connecting with our friends and family through online and virtual platforms. In our quieter lifestyles, one may ask whether hearing aids are really […]
April 29, 2020

Masks and Hearing Aids

We seem to be moving towards a time where everyone will be wearing masks in public places. When we are able to open our clinic doors again, staff and clients alike will most likely be donning masks. Although more and more articles and papers are […]
February 25, 2020
Presbycusis - age related hearing loss

Presbycusis and it’s effects on speech understanding

What is Presbycusis? Presbycusis is a pattern of hearing loss found in older adults, also known as age related hearing loss. The natural degeneration of the hearing system as we age is common. A typical onset of presbycusis can go unnoticed for 2-5 years. The […]
January 31, 2020
Whether it is a landline or a mobile phone, modern hearing aids are more compatible with the telephone than ever before

Hearing Loss and the Telephone; A Complicated Relationship

For hearing aid users, using the telephone can be a challenging task. Proper placement, speaker phone, environmental noise are all things one must consider when answering a phone call. Speech understanding over the telephone can be difficult for individuals with normal hearing. It can be […]
January 28, 2020
group sitting around working on a project

Untreated hearing loss increases daily fatigue

Managing Fatigue and Hearing Loss Increased hearing difficulties linked to the presence of a hearing loss can introduce cognitive and physical efforts that cause a strain on ones mental and physical state. We often feel tired after going to a concert or speaking with friends […]