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Regardless of your age or walk of life, proper hearing is important to your personal, professional and emotional well-being. According to the National Institutes of Health, 38 million Americans have hearing loss – and that number is increasing. One of the biggest tools we have to fight hearing loss is education. In support of Better Hearing Month, Signia is proud
Have you noticed a change to your hearing recently? It’s possible that you might be suffering from some form of hearing loss . It’s important to get this checked out immediately by visiting an audiologist. While hearing loss can be due to old age, it can also be a symptom of a far more serious issue that must be addressed.
You might have noticed a change in your hearing. As we age, our hearing is often impacted, and when you reach 60 it’s likely that you will experience some decline. Of course, hearing loss can impact the young as well, and you can develop issues like this at any age. You can even be born with problems with your hearing.
Do you take your sense for granted? If so, you are in very good company. However, it’s reasonable to suggest that of all our senses, it’s our hearing that we take most for granted. We all go to visit our opticians to ensure we can see - at least twice a year. Yet when it comes to our hearing, we
Hearing tests are vital for helping your audiologist learn more about your hearing ability. These tests will give your audiologist plenty of information to help them make an informed decision on how to help you restore your hearing. Whether it’s clearing out a physical problem such as impacted earwax or recommending you a good hearing aid, the first examination is
There are many people today who don’t know when they need to go for a hearing test . You should be getting your hearing tested every three years or so, just to make sure that everything is in working order. However, if you don’t do this, or if you are not due for your hearing test, there are some signs
When the topic of hearing loss is discussed, most people are concerned with the symptoms of it. Everyone wants to know what causes hearing loss and how to recognize it. However, it’s rare for someone to think about what hearing loss can be a symptom of. That’s right, if you suffer from hearing problems, then this may be an early
Ear cleaning is a topic that many people know very little about. It’s highly possible you think you know how to properly clean your ears and keep up with regular maintenance, but are you actually following the right advice? We’ve compiled four of the most frequently asked questions regarding ear cleaning, and will answer them in the content below. How
Millions of Americans are guilty of overlooking the need for regular hearing tests , which is one of the chief reasons that so many people are currently suffering from untreated hearing loss. While you might not be alone in ignoring those signs, that doesn’t alter the fact that anyone experiencing those symptoms should book an appointment with the audiologist as
Tinnitus is a hearing condition that's fairly common. It's characterized by sounds in the ears (one or both) or head that no one else can hear. It might be ringing, whistling, whooshing or a number of other sounds that can be annoying or sometimes distressing. An audiologist can diagnose tinnitus and suggest effective treatments that help to relieve the symptoms.