Hearing loss causes people suffering from it to miss out on so many sounds frequent in everyday life. In this blog we will explore what those sounds are. Because hearing loss is such a prevalent issue in our society, this… Read More
How do you know when to see an audiologist? What are some top reasons for seeing an audiologist? Despite the fact that hearing loss is one of the most prevalent health concerns in the country, despite the fact that it… Read More
Ears are a complex part of the human body, and as such there is a lot which goes into their function and understanding their workings. In this blog, Otosclerosis and its symptoms and causes will be explored.
Approximately 45 million Americans suffer from tinnitus, which is the perception of sound where no outside sound source exists. This phantom sound is normally perceived as a ringing sound, but can also materialize as a buzzing, hissing, whistling, swooshing, or… Read More
Feelings of dizziness, vertigo, and loss of balance are more prevalent than most people imagine; 42% of the American population (ninety million people) experience this at least once during their lifetime, and for many the condition becomes chronic. Dizziness is… Read More
Blockage of the outer ear canal as the result of a build up of ear wax is one of the most prevalent causes of temporary hearing loss. Those who have encountered this, and suffered a reduced ability to hear, clearly… Read More
Central Auditory Processing Disorder, or CAPD, is a challenging condition to diagnose correctly for several good reasons. Conventional hearing tests don’t consistently identify CAPD because the condition stems from the brain, not the ears. Kids with CAPD can hear spoken… Read More