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November is Diabetes Awareness Month

November is Diabetes Awareness Month

Did you know that studies show hearing loss is twice as common in diabetics versus non-diabetics? The link between diabetes and hearing loss comes down to the damage that diabetes can cause to the inner ear. High blood sugar is known to cause nerve damage and vascular...
What Causes Vertigo, Imbalance & Dizziness?

What Causes Vertigo, Imbalance & Dizziness?

What Causes Vertigo, Imbalance & Dizziness? Vertigo usually comes from a problem with the nerves and structures of the balance system in your inner ear (the vestibular system), which sense movement and changes in your head position. Moving around may make the...
Happy Patient

Happy Patient

I Am a Very Happy Customer My name is Johnn Molburg, I am a 72 year old, from a very large and social family. As an adult I watched my dad gradually lose his hearing and saw the devastating effects it had on him and our family. Being a stubborn soul he refused to do...
A HEARING AID SUCCESS STORY

A HEARING AID SUCCESS STORY

By Karen Lemme, Au.D. Hearing loss can be very isolating, therefore, one of the most rewarding aspects of my job is seeing the improvement in people’s lives when they are able to hear and reconnect with their family and friends and begin to enjoy life again. One of my...
Have you tried Over-the-Counter hearing devices?

Have you tried Over-the-Counter hearing devices?

A few weeks ago, I had the pleasure of seeing a patient who has suffered with hearing loss for many years.  Currently, she is experiencing significant difficulty hearing and understanding speech in daily situations.  She is especially having difficulty hearing her...
When is a good time to update hearing aids?

When is a good time to update hearing aids?

This is a question that does not have a straightforward answer.  However, there are many factors to consider to better determine when it is time to replace and update hearing aids. Most hearing aids last an average of five years.  Hearing aids have sensitive...
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