Hearing Loss Tips

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Are Over-The-Counter Hearing Aids Truly Beneficial?

People can now access over-the-counter hearing aids, but are they truly beneficial? As with cheap reading glasses, the kind you pick up at the drugstore when you have misplaced your good pair, low-priced hearing aids offer a very basic level of help with Oklahoma hearing care. It is essential to understand that this option is [...]

By |January 29th, 2018|Blog, Hearing Loss Tips|0 Comments

What Happens When Hearing Loss Goes Untreated?

Why do some individuals experience denial and refuse to seek out a specialist for hearing? The truth is, there are several reasons for putting off a visit to the hearing specialist, and usually it has to do with the stigma associated with hearing loss, as well as feelings of isolation. Hearing Loss And Stigma Luckily, [...]

By |December 25th, 2017|Blog, Hearing Loss Tips|0 Comments

How To Select The Best Hearing Aids For 2018

In an ever-changing field like hearing devices, it can be hard to select the best ones because of modern technological advancements. Nowadays, and even more so in the New Year, hearing devices are getting smaller and smaller and have the capability to attach to the ear either internally or externally. Aside from becoming truly invisible, [...]

By |December 21st, 2017|Blog, Hearing Loss Tips|0 Comments

Here’s What You Need To Know About AIED

Do you find yourself regularly asking friends and family to repeat themselves? Are you increasingly turning up the volume on your TV higher than you ever have before? If so, it could be the result of hearing loss. But how do you know for sure? If your hearing is becoming ever more strenuous, it might [...]

By |October 19th, 2017|Blog, Hearing Loss Tips|0 Comments

Siemens Rechargeable Battery

Do you have arthritis in your fingers?  For some hearing aid users, it is a struggle to change out the little batteries in the hearing aids.  Siemens Hearing Aids has a solution that is very popular with our patients!  This is ideal for patients who don't want the fuss of changing batteries, Cellion automatically turns off [...]

By |September 12th, 2017|Blog, Hearing Loss Tips|0 Comments

One Sided Deafness

Do you have a “better ear?” Is it easier to follow conversations when someone is sitting close to your “better ear?” Many of us have a preference for which ear we use on the telephone. Losing hearing in one ear is referred to as #UnilateralHearingLoss. Profound unilateral hearing loss is hearing loss greater than 91dB, [...]

By |August 29th, 2017|Blog, Hearing Loss Tips|0 Comments

Halfway Hearing: Understanding Hearing Loss in One Ear

Have you ever wondered why we have two ears instead of just one? It’s no secret than one can still hear with only one functioning ear, but the sound difference is incredible. (Check out this video for a glimpse of what is like to only be able to hear with one ear: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UscwLYvQIzQ) Your brain [...]

By |August 24th, 2017|Blog, Hearing Loss Tips|0 Comments

Resound Linx 3D 9 Perfect for Hearing Loss

Good morning Oklahoma! Today I would like to discuss my favorite hearing aid that I am offering my patients with hearing loss. My favorite hearing aid right now is the Resound Linx 3D 9 receiver in the canal hearing aid. I like the Resound Smart 3D app you can download on your iphone (and certain [...]

By |August 16th, 2017|Blog, Hearing Loss Tips|0 Comments

Can Staying Active Reduce the Risk of Hearing Loss?

The Nurses’ Health Study II — a study of thousands of women conducted over the course of 20 years — wanted to see if body mass index (BMI), waist circumference and physical activity had any associations with hearing loss. The study’s authors understood the negative effects of untreated hearing loss, noting how it “can impair [...]

By |June 15th, 2017|Blog, Hearing Loss Tips|0 Comments

Sudden Sensorineural Hearing Loss

We at OHC like to be at the forefront of sharing educational information about hearing and hearing loss. Whether it be about what's the best hearing aid for you, or new information coming in about the causes of hearing loss, we are here to support you. We have been really loving the information we are [...]

By |May 22nd, 2017|Blog, Hearing Loss Tips|0 Comments