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Nutrients That Boost Your Hearing Health

In Health by Paula Castanon

Our hearing health is usually the last item on our agenda of our overall health regimen. Let’s turn this around by focusing on our diet to elevate our hearing health and enjoying all the benefits that come with a healthy diet. Our sense of hearing is subject to a daily dose of noise pollution, poor …

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Earbud Use Could Harm Your Hearing

In Noise-induced Hearing Loss by Paula Castanon

In this day and age, we enjoy being mobile and wireless and hands-free, while staying connected and entertained. We can travel and listen to our favorite music, watch movies and read our choice of books on the same device. As we take advantage of technological advances for recreational use, we also expose ourselves to some …

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Treating Hearing Loss Helps You Stay Socially Connected

In Family & Relationships by Paula Castanon

We spend our lives making connections with others because we are “social animals”. Through our friends, family members, children and work colleagues we tend to thrive via social circles and intimate connections with others. Our desire to communicate with others, to share experiences and activities is one of the foundations of our humanity. As the …

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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 …