Hearing Loss Tips

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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

May is Better Hearing Month

Did you know that May is Better Hearing Month? This is a month dedicated to the appreciation of and education about hearing loss, and how people can protect their hearing to maintain the best hearing possible. We at OHC pride ourselves in being able to promote what we think are the most effective hearing aids, [...]

By |May 11th, 2017|Blog, Hearing Loss Tips|9 Comments

What Happens When Your Eardrum Breaks?

We've all heard the warnings: sticking foreign objects in your ear is no good. But did you know it's because you run the risk of breaking your eardrum? Called a “Perforated” or “Ruptured” eardrum, this condition can result in a loss of hearing in the affected ear, an increased risk of infection for the delicate [...]

By |February 1st, 2016|Blog, Hearing Loss Tips|0 Comments

Musicians Struggling with Hearing Loss

Hearing loss is always a difficult, life-changing condition. However, when music is your passion, dealing with hearing loss can be especially difficult. Musicians with hearing loss face a number of unique issues. Due to the physical nature of most acoustic instruments, it is possible for many musicians who suffer from hearing loss to still engage [...]

By |January 16th, 2016|Blog, Hearing Loss Tips|0 Comments