When you visit the audiologist for the first time, office staff will have you fill out a case history form. This paperwork asks you a series of questions to help the audiologist better understand your medical and hearing history and health.
If you've decided to get your hearing checked out for the first time, it can be a bit daunting to figure out how to prepare and what questions to ask, especially if you don't have a close friend or family member who has hearing loss.
The McGurk effect was first realized, discussed and named in 1976. It's an effect that shows the importance of speech in how we interpret sound, especially very nuanced sounds.
If you're in the market for finding a brand new hearing health practitioner, or if this is your very first time seeing a hearing health care professional, it can seem a daunting task at first.
A caring staff provides quality care in Knoxville, Sevierville and Harrogate, resulting in a 90 percent referral rate from physicians and existing patients.
Many people's New Year's resolutions revolve around physical health, relationships and work.
If you don't get sick very often and don't have a chronic medical condition that requires frequent visits to the doctor, chances are you don't see your general practitioner all too often.
Hearing isn't important just for the sake of experiencing the world around you.
Hearing professionals travel to Brazil to help impoverished communities receive healthcare.
It was a busy year for Healthy Hearing! We had a lot of interesting, informative, helpful and inspiring content in The Healthy Hearing Report.
New Year's Eve is a time of joyous celebration with family and friends to say goodbye to the past year and to welcome the next while wishing for good things and making resolutions.
There has been much recent research on optimizing hearing aids for music listening. Though hearing aids have continued to advance technologically from year to year in improving how hearing aid wearers hear speech sounds, hearing aids often fall short in their ability to provide high fidelity and sound quality to those with hearing loss.
The holidays are a time of wonderful noises, like sleigh bells and laughter. But even some holiday events meant to be fun can expose you to noise-induced hearing loss if you're not careful.
Did you know your child's noisy toy might be too loud? Learn how to determine if your child's toy should be on the naughty list this year!
Snowy winter weather can be both beautiful and burdensome, depending upon your perspective. But for people with hearing loss, icy and snowy conditions can be especially concerning.
Researchers have found hope in a new trial tinnitus treatment program.
If you don't know what to get your friends and family this holiday season, especially because they seem to have everything they need or want, consider instead giving the gift of help.
Generations of family members fondly call this full-service audiology practice ‘home’ for their hearing healthcare needs.
If you have a family member or friend who has hearing loss, treat him or her to something special during the holidays.
If you have a friend or family member with hearing loss, you've probably found ways to adjust for improved one-on-one communication.
A new pilot study will examine how positive an experience hearing aid users have when coupled with Ida Institute's Motivational Tools.
Just like extreme summer heat that poses the risk of sweating, which can lead to hearing aid damage, cold wintry weather can also cause hearing aid damage if proper precautions aren't taken.
Husband and wife team up to provide honest, affordable care for Titusville residents.
If you're new to the world of hearing aids, or even if you're a veteran, you should know about some of the coolest gadgets and devices to expand the powers of your hearing aids, the products to keep your hearing aids working well and the accessories to make them your own.