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Tips for Avoiding and Preventing Hearing Loss

Tips for Avoiding and Preventing Hearing Loss

How healthy are your ears? Even if you do your best to take care of your ears, you might still develop hearing loss.

How healthy are your ears? Even if you do your best to take care of your ears, you might still develop hearing loss. As people age, more physical problems start to manifest. These issues can be aggravating and depressing all at once. But it’s important to remember that hearing loss can affect anyone at any age.

Determine How Noisy Your Home Is

When you think you might have hearing loss, you should investigate more thoroughly. One way to begin doing this is to determine how much noise there is in your Catonsville home. Your ears are highly sensitive organs, and your hearing is vital to ensuring your long term-health and happiness.

So how do you figure out how much noise saturates your daily routine? Well, how loud is your TV? When you listen to music, how loud is it? Using headphones can cause more damage to your ears than you might think. Besides watching TV and listening to music, what other hobbies do you have? Woodworking is extremely loud, so if you want to do it for several hours at a time, be sure to wear the proper hearing protection when you do so.

Exercise As Often As Possible

When you live in Catonsville or nearby Ellicott City, you have plenty of options for getting some exercise. Get to the gym or the health club after work. Or maybe you could go for long walks in Centennial Park on a beautiful, crisp weekend day. Heart disease and high cholesterol are silent conditions that can affect your hearing, but regular exercise can keep these issues under control.

Make Appointments for Ear Checkups

Whether you live in Catonsville, or right here in Ellicott City, make sure you come to see your hearing loss specialists at Clarity Audiology. If you have any potential problems with your ears, early detection is your best defense. You should also visit your regular doctor, as well. Don’t worry if you need a hearing test or a fitting for hearing aids; since we are licensed audiologists, we can take care of those procedures for you. Are you having trouble with earwax buildups? Your regular doctor can help you clear that up. What else can we do to help you avoid and prevent hearing loss? Maybe your hearing aids need to be repaired. In that case, come and see us if you’re concerned they may have sustained damage.

Hearing Loss Solutions from Clarity Audiology

Clarity Audiology & Hearing Solutions offers state-of-the-art hearing solutions for any hearing loss you are experiencing. We specialize in diagnosing and treating hearing loss, fitting and programming hearing aids, and helping you hear again. Contact us today to schedule an appointment online or by calling 410-698-6594. To see what we are up to, follow us on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and LinkedIn.

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