Hearing Health Blog

According to the National Institute of Deafness and Other Communication Disorders, there are currently almost 30 million adults in the United States who could benefit from the use of a hearing aid . As of 2016, there were only three million hearing aid units sold and dispersed within the country.  That’s quite a gap between those two statistics! Unfortunately, far

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If you are a member of the 15-20% of the population that experiences hearing loss, hearing aids are likely to be the most effective tools at your disposal in the bid to manage the situation. However, a lot of users fail to experience the full benefits of hearing aids . And those problems can be attributed to a host of

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Hearing loss can affect a variety of aspects of your life. While conversations face-to-face and in noisy places can become an issue, hearing loss can also affect phone conversations. While you would think that by holding the phone speaker to your ear that it would help you to hear what the other person is saying, often, you will still find

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If you experience profound hearing loss, then this can have an impact on your life. You may find it hard to follow conversations in busy environments or even clearly hear the person that you are talking to over the phone. You may find that you have the television turned-up louder than you may once have done, and people around may

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Hearing aid batteries need changing on a regular basis, but there are ways you can maximize performance and prolong life expectancy. If you’re keen to save time and money by getting the best out of your hearing aid batteries, here are some tips and tricks to take on board.  Making your hearing aids last longer If you can make your

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If you have hearing loss , regular phone conversations can become difficult if the sound is not clear and loud. It can become even more challenging when trying to converse on the phone if you’re out and about, and there is background noise to contend with. Technology has advanced at lightning speed in recent years, and you only have to

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If there is one thing that can make a significant difference to your quality of life, it's wearing hearing aids. They can amplify sound for you again where before, it was muffled. With the help of a hearing aid specialist, you're going to be able to reclaim some lost identity. Most of the time, those with hearing issues and hearing

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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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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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