Why are my ears ringing? What is the cause of that buzzing sound in my ears? My ears won’t stop whooshing – what is wrong with me? When you have a sound in your ears that you do not know the source of, worries like these can be overwhelming. Even worse, the stress and lack… Read more »
Posts Categorized: Hearing Aid Centers
Age Related Hearing Loss
Gray hair. Wrinkles. Poor eyesight. Age certainly affects how our bodies function – and your ears are no exception. As we get older, the tiny hair cells in our ears that help us hear start to break. As the number of functioning hair cells decrease, so does our ability to hear. Unfortunately you cannot grow… Read more »
What Type Of Hearing Aid Is Best For You?
Have you ever stood in the breakfast cereal aisle of your local grocery store and been overjoyed with the abundance of options spread out before you? There are SO MANY choices, and so many of them are REALLY tasty. Do you like the brand with extra marshmallows or the brand that has more nutritional benefits?… Read more »
Can’t Hear The TV? We Can Help!
In life, we often take action as the result of what are known as “indicators”. Indicators are a pre-cursor to an event or occurrence and they usually follow a specific pattern. For example, if you are planning on going for a walk and you see heavy, dark clouds moving in, you will probably bring along… Read more »
Woodard Hearing Centers with the Doctors of Audiology
There are certain items such as a new television or a special piece of jewelry that most of us enjoy purchasing. Spending money on them is easy because we are excited and thankful to be able to do so. We refer to these things as luxuries. Then there are the things we simply have to… Read more »
Hearing Aids: A Great Investment in Yourself
When you invest money, whether it is in a particular company or a choice piece of real estate, you do so with both the hope and the expectation that your investment will bring you a future return. In fact, one definition of “investment” is, A thing that is worth buying because it may be profitable… Read more »
What Does An Audiogram Tell Me About My Hearing Loss?
Have you ever purchased something that required assembly and upon opening the box, you discovered that the directions appeared to be written in a foreign language? If so, you probably felt your blood pressure rise as you were forced to face the reality that the project was not going to be as easy as you… Read more »
Hearing Loss and Dementia
There are a handful of words that most us never hope to hear when it comes to our health. “Cancer” would probably be at the top of that list but “dementia” isn’t far behind. Dementia is the general term for a decline in mental ability severe enough to interfere with daily life and Alzheimer’s is… Read more »
Keeping Social with Hearing Loss
Take a moment and think about one of the most fun-filled events you’ve experienced. Was it a wedding reception highlighted with great conversations and lots of laughter? Was it the time you and your friends won front row seats to see your favorite Broadway play? Whatever it is, there is no doubt that part of… Read more »
Why Should I Buy Name-Brand Hearing Aids?
For most people looking to purchase hearing aids, the expenditure will be the third largest they will make over the course of their lives, ranking just behind buying a home and buying an automobile. With such a significant amount of money going into what is obviously an important item, most hearing aid consumers have similar… Read more »