The audiogram is a graph showing the results of the pure-tone hearing tests. It illustrates the type, degree, and configuration of hearing loss. The frequency or pitch of the sound is referred to in Hertz (Hz). The intensity or loudness of the sound is measured in decibels (dB). The responses are recorded on [...]
Why get hearing aids? An estimated 36 million adults in the U.S. have some form of hearing loss. Many people seek out hearing aids because their family members or friends have told them they think they might have hearing loss. Sometimes it's hard for people to get past the stigma and admit they're suffering [...]
Every year on April 16, we join together to recognize World Voice Day to encourage men and women, young and old, to assess their vocal health and take action to improve or maintain good voice habits. It is one day of our ORAL, HEAD AND NECK CANCER AWARENESS WEEK. According to a Harris Interactive survey, [...]
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Hearing loss can be a sensitive subject, no matter your age. Many people view it as a sign of growing older, but even young people can have trouble hearing. If you suspect that a loved one has become hard of hearing, here are a few suggestions to start a conversation about the problem without making [...]