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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 …

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Tips for Traveling with Hearing Aids

In Hearing Aid Maintenance, Hearing Aids, Hearing Health, Tips & Tricks, Travel by Paula Castanon

When you’re preparing to travel, the checklist can seem endless! However, it is a necessary component of being prepared to enjoy your experience outside of your familiar environment. Preparation goes a long way in ensuring that you’re ready for any unexpected condition that might arise. While you can pick up that forgotten travel-sized tube of …