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The Benefits of Bluetooth Hearing Aids

In Hearing Aid Technology by Paula Castanon

Bluetooth is not just merely a buzzword – it’s an awesome type of technology that can benefit our lives! Bluetooth has been around since the early ’90s and at this point has reached a level of sophistication that goes beyond recreational use. The pace of technological advancements when we speak of hearing aids is moving …

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What to Ask During A Hearing Consultation

In Hearing Testing by Paula Castanon

If you have committed to getting your first hearing test, then let’s take it a step further! To get the most out of your visit there is some information about hearing loss you should familiarize yourself with and then a list can be made of questions that will help empower you on this important step …

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Working with Hearing Loss

In Uncategorized by Paula Castanon

If you have a hearing loss, the workplace can be a daunting experience. However, there are steps you can take to help improve your experience in the workplace. Be Proactive Prepare yourself for meetings beforehand by requesting an agenda so that you’ll be ahead of the game and have notes and questions ready. If possible, …

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Addressing Hearing Loss May Improve Care of Older Adults

In Hearing Hazards, Hearing Loss, Hearing Loss Treatment, Overall Health by Paula Castanon

Health care facilities that house the elderly present challenges to the ones that suffer from loss of hearing. Though the difficulties of people living with hearing loss in care facilities are widely known and recognized, more needs to be done to elevate the actual quality of life. Hearing loss and cognitive decline have been confirmed …

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May is Better Speech and Hearing Month!

In Communication, Family & Relationships, Hearing Aids, Hearing Health, Hearing Loss, Hearing Loss Prevention, Hearing Technology, Work & Economy by Paula Castanon

May is the month designated by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association of America (ASHA) to bring attention and information to one of the nations’ growing health concerns: hearing loss.  They are offering the public a variety of resources and avenues of treatment crucial to our hearing health and the importance of its sustainability. One of the …