Hearing loss is measured by a professional during a comprehensive hearing evaluation. During the hearing evaluation, the ability to hear the loudness of specific tones is assessed.
Hearing and vision are the two senses most affected by the aging process.
According to a survey generated by the U.S. Bureau of the Census, Rochester is noted to have the largest deaf and hard-of-hearing per capita population.
Siemens audiologists' faith in healing helps children of Guatemala.
The likelihood of developing age-related hearing loss increases significantly in individuals over the age of 65.
My family is telling me I need to visit a hearing center and get a hearing test, but I'm not sure. How can I tell if I have hearing loss?
Studies show men are twice as likely to develop hearing loss due to environmental factors and regular use of pain relievers.
Student at the National Technical Institute of Technology spends his summer biking across American to raise awareness for people with disabilities.
Research indicates individuals with untreated hearing loss are more likely to develop dementia and Alzheimer’s.
If you have diabetes or discover you are prediabetic, be sure to have your hearing tested as part of your regular health screenings.
Left untreated, hearing loss can have as much of a negative impact on your quality of life as it does your ability to hear and understand the world around you.
What are the anatomic and physiologic changes in the human ear canal due to aging?
This September, focus on the positive aspects of growing older by celebrating Healthy Aging Month.
Here are a few things you can do to make your child more comfortable while he’s battling a pesky ear infection.
Ear infections are one of the most common reasons for temporary hearing loss in children.
Even though your child's hearing is normal, they may have problems understanding what their ears are hearing.
Some hearing aid manufacturers have developed hearing aids for children, such as the Oticon Safari.
Whether your hearing-impaired child wants to learn or just have fun, there’s an app for that!
Some of the reasons children experience hearing loss can be corrected with medication or surgery while others result in permanent hearing damage.
Early detection and intervention is the key to helping hearing-impaired children establish good speech and language skills.
Why should I consider DIGITAL hearing aids for children with severe to profound hearing loss?
Thanks to advances in government regulations and medical technology, raising a hearing –impaired child is much easier today than it was 20 years ago.
Oticon’s kid-friendly features allow children to play and learn while maximizing their ability to hear more clearly.
Regardless of whether they dribble, dive, swim, run or flip, these Olympic athletes know what it takes to compete on the international playing field.