Over the Counter Hearing Aids

You may have seen over the counter hearing aids in the news recently as the OTC Hearing Aid Act was signed in to law. The law directs the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to regulate…

Fireworks Can Cause Hearing Damage

Barbecues, parades and fireworks are all of part of what makes summer special around here. That great American tradition, fireworks, can cause permanent hearing damage. We say damage, because that’s exactly what happens to the…

How to Choose a Hearing Aid Provider

With so many options out there how do you choose a hearing aid provider that is right for you? Here are 6 important considerations: Qualifications Look for board certified audiologists and hearing instrument specialists. Board certification…

5 Tips for Hearing Aid Success

Hearing aid success is both science (amazing technology) and art (your provider fitting you properly). There is one more important component to that success: you the patient. We talk about hearing loss treatment as a…

Heart and Hearing Health

February is American Heart Health Month. You’re probably wondering why hearing health providers want you to be aware of healthy heart habits. A National Institute of Health study gives us the answer. The study shows…