Hearing loss is more common than we may realize. It’s increasingly common that the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) has reported that the third most chronic health issue is hearing loss. However, solely because it’s so prevalent doesn’t mean that… Read More
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Did you know that October is National Protect Your Hearing Month? This is the perfect time to raise awareness about hearing health issues and to make sure that you are doing what’s best for your hearing health. So here are… Read More
This winter, with temperatures dropping sometimes into the single digits, cold weather health and safety has been more important than ever. But as you may know, it is just as important to protect your ears while you are bundling up… Read More
There are quite a few perfectly normal parts of summer that can actually damage hearing. Mowing the lawn, fireworks, shooting targets, concerts, power tools, motorized recreational vehicles, and sporting events can all put out unsafe levels of sound. According to… Read More
Chances are, you’ve heard the term decibel used to describe a sound but you haven’t known exactly what it means. Here is a brief rundown on what decibels are, how they work, and what they mean for your ear health.