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Does Your Child Need to See a Pediatric Hearing Specialist?

While hearing loss in children may not be common, it isn’t unheard of. According to the National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders, about 2 or 3 out of every 1,000 kids in the US are born with some kind of hearing loss. A pediatric hearing doctor is a professional that has experience examining [...]

By |June 21st, 2018|Blog, Function Better, Hearing Loss Tips, Tips|0 Comments

How to Protect Your Child’s Hearing This Summer

Your child’s hearing is an integral part of their vocal and emotional development, so you want to protect it at all costs. You might be surprised to learn that while 84 percent of parents fear that headphones and other audio technology may damage their children’s hearing, the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association says only 50 percent have [...]

By |June 14th, 2018|Blog, Children, Hearing Loss Tips, Tips|0 Comments

Best Hearing Aids for Severe Hearing Loss in Children

According to researchers at the University of Colorado, presenting their findings to the Acoustical Society of America, the human brain responds to hearing loss by reorganizing how neurotransmitters activate across synaptic connections. That is, the part of the brain devoted to hearing can actually become reorganized through neuroplasticity (the ability of the brain to change), [...]

By |November 16th, 2017|Blog, Children|0 Comments

Apps for the Hard of Hearing

We live in an age when the phone an average person carries around in their pocket rivals the computing power of the most advanced computers of even ten years ago. With technology like that at our fingertips, the ability to enhance everyday life for those of us who suffer from hearing loss has never been [...]

By |December 23rd, 2015|Blog, Hearing Loss Tips, Options for you|0 Comments

Hearing Loss in Children

It's hard to think about children coping with hearing loss from infancy. At such a vulnerable point in their linguistic development, many children diagnosed with moderate to severe hearing loss are at risk of missing out on important language-skill milestones, and as such are more often prone to difficulties later in life. Not much is [...]

By |November 24th, 2015|Blog, Children, Research|0 Comments

Relationships

There are sounds you definitely don't want to miss, like your wife's soft "I love you."

By |April 14th, 2015|Options for you, Relationships|0 Comments

Function Better

Hearing aids can allow you to function better in all areas of your life.

By |April 14th, 2015|Function Better, Options for you|0 Comments

Conversation

Let's face it, living with hearing loss is frustrating, don't isolate yourself because you can't hear a conversation.

By |April 14th, 2015|Conversation, Options for you|0 Comments

Children

You don't want to miss hearing your grandson's silly secrets.

By |April 14th, 2015|Children, Options for you|0 Comments