Hearing Health Blog

Tinnitus can be a difficult condition to live with. While researchers aren’t entirely sure what causes it, many believe it may be the brain’s response to a lack of sound stimulation. If the brain receives insufficient auditory information through the ears (perhaps because of hearing loss ), it’ll start creating its own, leading to a reduction in the quality of

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Finding the right audiologist is essential. An audiologist is more than a health professional who is certified to deal with matters related to the ear; they are a partner and a consultant - somebody who can adjust to your needs as and when you need them. The job of an audiologist is much more involved than performing hearing tests and

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Hearing aids are incredible devices, making use of some very advanced technology to deliver levels of clarity, amplification and sound processing than ever before. As impressive as they are, there’s no denying that problems can arise with that technology that makes them much less effective than they need to be. If you’re having trouble with your hearing aid, your audiologist

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Hearing aids are one of the most popular forms of treatment that audiologists, like Desert Hearing Care, will offer to help patients with hearing loss, but that doesn’t mean that they’re a one size fits all solution. There are many kinds of hearings aids. Different types are suited to different levels of hearing loss , manual dexterity, lifestyle needs and

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Excessive noise is one of the most common causes of hearing loss and in the US, hearing loss is also one of the most common occupational illnesses. Those who work in construction or in law enforcement are exposed to loud noise in ways most people are not. Loud machinery can damage hearing but a single shot from a shotgun at

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Hearing loss is one of the most overlooked conditions that we face in the modern world. This is because it’s something that happens very gradually and many people ignore the signs of hearing loss because they’re either unaware or simply don’t think much of it. Unfortunately, this can lead to dangerous situations such as social alienation and you may even

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An audiologist is always the best person to treat your hearing health related issues and should be considered a key contact for everyone. However, finding the right audiologist in your local area is only half of the battle. In truth, knowing when to book an appointment is equally crucial if you’re going to keep your hearing in top shape. Here

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If you have hearing aids, you might find that they need repairing from time to time. When you go for your fitting , your audiologist will explain to you that they should last for a few years at the very least. Even though this is the case, there are some issues that you could be experiencing, and if you are,

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Many people in the world suffer from hearing loss without actually knowing about it. It can start very small and simple, such as being told that your TV volume is too loud or people poking fun at you for constantly asking them to repeat themselves. Small signs like this can slowly make you realize that you could actually be suffering

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Ear protection is vital for anyone who is frequently in a loud space. For example, if you are a machine operator in a noisy warehouse or work behind a bar in a nightclub, you will be frequently exposed to noise over 85 decibels. You might also like to choose ear protection if you regularly go on nights out or if

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