Tips for Cleaning Your Ears

Tips for Cleaning Your Ears

Cleaning our ears and removing earwax may seem like a simple task that we perform routinely with ease. But do your ears ever feel blocked up? This is a sign of excess earwax which can make it a little more difficult to hear clearly. You may need to try new ways to...
Tips for Watching TV with Hearing Aids

Tips for Watching TV with Hearing Aids

Watching TV is an activity we engage in regularly. Depending on age range, some people can spend up to five hours a day watching TV. This is a significant amount of time and if you have trouble hearing, it can be frustrating struggling to understand the programming...
Common Signs of Food Allergies

Common Signs of Food Allergies

You most likely know at least one person who has a food allergy, or may have one yourself! According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), 4-6% of children and 4% of adults have a food allergy. This condition is the result of the immune system...
Understanding Laryngitis

Understanding Laryngitis

Laryngitis is the inflammation of the larynx which can be acute or chronic. The larynx, also referred to as voice box, is an organ located in the upper neck (behind throat) that houses our vocal cords. Its primary functions are to produce the sounds that allow us to...
A Healthy Diet Can Lower Risk of Hearing Loss

A Healthy Diet Can Lower Risk of Hearing Loss

We tend to be overly familiar with the many benefits of eating healthy. But did you know that a healthy diet can also reduce the risk of hearing loss? Growing research shows that people who follow a healthy diet are at lower risk for developing various medical...
Musicians & Hearing Loss

Musicians & Hearing Loss

We are constantly surrounded by sound throughout the day: waking up to an alarm clock, buzzing kitchen appliances, traffic, podcasts, conversations in the workplace, television etc. Typically, these types of noise are at normal volumes which are not particularly...