Hearing Health Blog
Cindy Leeb, Au.D. Technology. It is a huge buzz word now a days. Everyone wants new technology and wants “updated technology” but what does that really mean? When we talk about technology we are discussing devices that have been created by applying scientific...read more
Emily Martinson, AuD, PhD Whether you are new to hearing aids or have worn hearing aids since you were a child, it is important to stay up-to-date on new technology that can help you to hear your best. Today we will be discussing the biggest updates (so far) this...read more
Emily Martinson, AuD, PhD Whether you are brand new to hearing aids, or have been wearing hearing aids for years, your audiologist or hearing health provider has probably told you all about batteries. With so many different types of batteries, however, it can be...read more
Q: What is a hearing aid dryer and do I need one? A: Following your hearing professionals' recommendations on the care and maintenance of your hearing aids is important and can reduce the number of repairs required during the life of your hearing aids. Storing your...read more
It’s time to get your hearing tested.
What’s the first step? Where do you start?
After your hearing aid fitting, what should you expect on your first day? The biggest change will be all of the new and exciting sounds that you will hear.read more
Hearing loss affects every aspect of a person’s life, and for Lanie Singer Browar, 58, hearing loss has played a role in her life since she was a child. The Kansas City native grew up with a moderate to severe loss and now has a profound hearing loss that also...read more
Emily Martinson, AuD, PhD As discussed in previous blog posts, hearing loss can impact people of any age: infants, children, adults, and seniors. Interestingly, pregnancy is a common time where hearing loss can develop or fluctuate. As any mom knows, pregnancy...read more
Emily Martinson, AuD, PhD Technology moves quickly. It seems that every day a new cell phone, computer, or other gadget is released. Hearing aid technology is similar, with new improvements being released frequently. One of the most exciting technology updates in...read more
Are you thinking about making an appointment to get your hearing checked? (Good for you, by the way — being proactive about your hearing health will go a long way towards your overall health and quality of life.) If so, it can be helpful to know what to expect when...read more