What is tinnitus? According to the Mayo Clinic, tinnitus is the sensation of hearing sound when no external sound is present. Instead, the sound is experienced internally. The symptoms are often described as a ringing or buzzing in the ears. Tinnitus is a common problem, affecting about 20% of people. We typically don’t recognize tinnitus […]

When To Get Your Hearing Tested

The American Speech-Language-Hearing Association recommends getting your hearing checked once every decade up to the age of 50. Then, you should have your hearing tested every three years. Hearing loss typically happens as you grow older. However, regular screenings will help you monitor your hearing and determine when and if you need help. When should […]

Hearing Aids

There are many options to choose from when it comes to hearing aids. Styles range in price, dexterity, cosmetic appearance, and circuitry. The most important thing is that you find the right hearing aids for your hearing loss. What to look for when purchasing hearing aids: Programmability – not all hearing aids are created equal. […]

Hearing Loss

Do you find yourself asking people to repeat themselves often? Do you catch yourself turning the volume up on the radio or TV? If you notice these types of behaviors, it might be time to get your hearing checked. Read on to learn more about the signs of hearing loss and what you can do […]