Mental Health

April 27, 2021

Can Air Pollution Affect Our Hearing Abilities?

Hearing loss is one of the most pervasive medical conditions that people experience today. Impacting nearly 48 people million, an estimated 1 in 5 people have […]
April 22, 2021

Current & Former Smokers May Be at Higher Risk for Hearing Loss 

Compared to nonsmokers, current and former smokers could be more likely to develop hearing loss according to recent studies. Hearing loss is one of the most […]
September 14, 2018
Untreated Hearing Loss and Dementia Risks

Untreated Hearing Loss and Dementia Risks

September is World Alzheimer’s Month. Alzheimer’s is a brain condition that affects parts of the brain that control thought, memory and language. Just as untreated hearing […]
November 21, 2018
November is National Alzheimer's Awareness Month

November is National Alzheimer’s Awareness Month

Besides ringing in the holiday season, the month of November is “National Adopt A Senior Pet Month,” “National Peanut Butter Lover’s Month,” and “National Sweet Potato […]
February 15, 2019
Symptoms of Memory Loss Could Actually Be Hearing Loss

Symptoms of Memory Loss Could Actually Be Hearing Loss

One of the puzzling features of cognition is that it relies so much on spoken communication. In order to communicate what we understand and remember, we […]
July 19, 2019
Is Your Mood Connected to Hearing Loss?

Is Your Mood Connected to Hearing Loss?

Have you ever found your self in a bad mood that you couldn’t shake?  Sometimes friends and family can help you snap out of a gloomy […]