7 Tips to Help You Stay Sane this Holiday Season

The stress of the impending holiday season is enough to take an experienced host out of their Thanksgiving turkey, tryptophan-induced coma and turn them into a Christmas-crazed, Black Friday maniac. With these seven helpful hints, avoid the fervor of the masses and retain your sanity. Delegate! Although hosting the perfect holiday celebration may feed your Read more about 7 Tips to Help You Stay Sane this Holiday Season[…]

How to Address Hearing Loss with Your Loved Ones

As the holidays near, many of us will be surrounded by family and friends — some who we haven’t seen for some time. As we reminisce and update each other on what’s been going on in our lives, most assuredly we will notice changes in our loved ones. It may be weight loss — or Read more about How to Address Hearing Loss with Your Loved Ones[…]

Excessive Noise Causes Long Term Hearing Damage – Here’s What to Avoid

The good news is that you don’t have to lose your hearing as you age. The bad news is, you will — unless you limit your exposure to high noise levels. The most preventable cause of hearing loss is the cumulative effect of noise. The following suggestions and decibel (dB) chart will help you gauge Read more about Excessive Noise Causes Long Term Hearing Damage – Here’s What to Avoid[…]

Hearing Loss is the Number One Disability in the World

Hearing loss is prevalent in modern societies as a result of the combined effects of noise, aging, disease, and heredity. Loss of hearing is the number one disability in the world; approximately 28 million Americans suffer some type of hearing loss. In addition, 15 of every 1000 people under the age of 18 have a hearing Read more about Hearing Loss is the Number One Disability in the World[…]

Reduce Tinnitus by Reducing Your Stress

By Paul Tobey Nearly one-third of the population suffers from Tinnitus; ringing in the ears. Of that one-third, about 25% percent have a serious enough case to seek medical attention. So, for the millions of patients suffering from ringing in the ears — the ones who are suffering on a daily basis — the focus Read more about Reduce Tinnitus by Reducing Your Stress[…]

Middle Ear Infections in Children Can Cause Permanent Hearing Loss

Various problems related to the ears are quite common among all, but are even more prominent in children. Ear infections are one of the most common childhood problems which many times will require a consultation from an Ear, Nose, and Throat Specialist. The structure of the human ear is somewhat complex. It is composed of Read more about Middle Ear Infections in Children Can Cause Permanent Hearing Loss[…]

When is the Last Time You Had a Hearing Test?

Do you remember the last time you took a hearing test? It was probably in grade school with the headphone setup — the test in which you raised the appropriate hand or finger to indicate the side of your head on which you heard the tone. If this sounds familiar, you’re not alone. In the Read more about When is the Last Time You Had a Hearing Test?[…]

Dear Music Industry Professionals: Please Protect Your Ears

Hearing loss may come from any number of sources. One major reason why people encounter hearing loss is due to exposure to frequent, loud, and damaging noise. If you work in the music industry, you know first-hand how loud noise can put a strain on the ears. You need to protect your ears! Our ears Read more about Dear Music Industry Professionals: Please Protect Your Ears[…]

How to Spot Hearing Loss in Your Toddler

Hearing is a critical tool for children as they learn, play, and develop. Some children are born with hearing impairments, while others may develop hearing loss over time. Unfortunately, even mild hearing loss can affect the way that a child speaks, hears, and understands language. Diagnosing a hearing problem in toddlers can be increasingly difficult, Read more about How to Spot Hearing Loss in Your Toddler[…]

When Does Vertigo Require Professional Treatment?

Do you think that an ENT surgeon should be seen only when you have a sore throat or severe pain in the ears? If you think that’s the case, it may be time to think again. Recent reports show that people suffering from vertigo or dizziness should not take it lightly – and should in Read more about When Does Vertigo Require Professional Treatment?[…]

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