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209, 2020

How Transitioning to Hearing Aids Regains Your Normal

By |September 2nd, 2020|Wellness|0 Comments

The 21st century is built on a mantra of abundance. We have access to an abundance of almost everything in our lives, from food to entertainment and technology. Arguably, that would mean that every problem has a solution, whether it be temporary or permanent, that requires us to find and apply it. If your hearing loss or tinnitus has become a problem that is stopping you from thriving in your [...]

209, 2020

Stop Holding Yourself Back: The Secret To A Life Of Adventure

By |September 2nd, 2020|Wellness|0 Comments

It is certainly never too late to pursue your passions. The unofficial rule that we slow down our interests, passions, and curiosity with age should be eradicated. Ideas such as these put limitations on seniors that are navigating the next exciting avenue of their lives. Age does not restrict creative expression of the discovery of new sources of enjoyment, rather, it frees us to do so. Today's modern society leaves [...]

508, 2020

How Hearing Loss Is Linked To Dementia

By |August 5th, 2020|Wellness|0 Comments

Untreated hearing loss affects more than just hearing health. Hearing loss can be a catalyst for cognitive decline such as dementia. The longer the hearing loss is untreated, the increased likelihood of cognitive impairment. According to Frank Lin, an otologist and epidemiologist at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, the degree of hearing loss within an individual determines the likelihood of dementia. A research study conducted by Lin and his colleagues [...]

508, 2020

Hearing Loss: A Catalyst For Isolation And Depression

By |August 5th, 2020|Wellness|0 Comments

This pandemic and the subsequent lockdown that ensued exposed many of the feelings of isolation. The sudden severing of connections between friends and family was a shock to many. The abruptness of this forced isolation paired with the confusion around coronavirus itself left many with feelings of frustration, anxiety, and fear.  Unfortunately, those who are experiencing hearing loss may be all too familiar with the previously mentioned feelings. People with [...]

3006, 2020

Hearing Aids Help Reconnecting With Loved Ones

By |June 30th, 2020|Wellness|0 Comments

COVID-19  has shown us that it’s hard to live in complete isolation from one another, even during a global pandemic. During our time at home, we learned the importance of communication for building and maintaining our relationships with people. For some, it might have been a time where their communication skills were at an all-time high. Staying at home meant that there was now time to focus on our relationship [...]

3006, 2020

How Healthy Hearing Is Linked To Social Connection And Longevity

By |June 30th, 2020|Wellness|0 Comments

The key ingredient to a long and healthy life has always been right in front of us. In a 2010 research study on life longevity conducted by the University of Brigham Young, it is found that social integration is the most necessary characteristic of living a long life, with close relationships as the runner up. Both social integration and close relationships surpass the long repeated sentiments of exercise, healthy eating, [...]

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