Recent research has found a relationship between hearing loss and the onset of memory loss in Alzheimer’s Disease. In a September online report in the journal Psychology and Aging, Canadian researchers compared the hearing ability of 74 musicians aged 19 More….
The main symptoms of Meniere’s disease are recurring episodes of vertigo that last anywhere from 20 minutes up to 24 hours, tinnitus (typically low-pitched with Meniere’s disease), a feeling of pressure of fullness in the ear, and hearing loss. Hearing More….
The “Get” hearing aid from Oticon is designed to offer comfort and high functionality to facilitate speech intelligibility. Described by the company as an “entry-level” device, the hearing aid is built on the firm’s RISE processing platform. The product line offers modulation-based More….
“When I started 20 years ago, I was adjusting hearing aids with a screwdriver,” said Michele Watts, an audiologist with Associated Ear, Nose & Throat Specialists in Valparaiso. “Now, we can make millions of fine-tuning adjustments using incredible digital software More….
There will always be a need for clinics, especially for those people requiring special assistance and those with more profound hearing loss. But if you are one of those people who have delayed a purchase based on cost and convenience – you More….
According to the American Speech Language Hearing Association (ASHA), the average level of a power lawnmower is 95 dB and a chainsaw is 100 dB. If you enjoy summer concerts outdoors, keep in mind that they can get as loud as 110 More….