What To Expect
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How to Help a Loved One
33 million Americans suffer with some degree of hearing loss. Which means that more than 33 million people are in the same boat you’re in. They live with, know and/or love someone with hearing loss.
Sometimes it’s nice to know that there are really happy, really satisfied people who just happen to wear hearing aids..
The truth, if you are hearing impaired, you will benefit from wearing hearing aids, period. How much benefit will depend on many factors.
Some things we all want to know but didn’t know who to ask about hearing loss and hearing aids.
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Please download these forms to complete at home. We understand that no one likes paperwork (we don’t like paperwork either). We provide the forms online to make your visit to our office a little less complicated for you. Please don’t forget to bring the forms with you when you come to the office for your visit.
- American Academy of Audiology
- American Speech-Language-Hearing Association
- Better Hearing Institute
- Mayo Clinic
Our Company works with industry groups to ensure that its products and services meet or exceed industry standards with respect to the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (“HIPAA”). Our Company’s products and services are specifically designed to include features that help our customers comply with HIPAA. Our Company uses a relational database that employs a secure login process requiring a user name and password. Our Company supports role-based access. That is, users are assigned to groups, each with certain access rights, which may include the ability to edit and add data or may limit access to data. When a user adds or modifies data within the database, a record is made that includes which data were changed, the user ID, and the date and time the changes were made. This establishes an audit trail that can be examined by authorized system administrators.
The risk of hearing loss from exposure to loud sounds is all around us every day. For many people exposure to loud sounds during the course of their day is an occupational hazard. From the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Facts and Statistics Four million workers go to work each day in damaging noise. Ten million people in the U.S. have a noise-related hearing loss. Twenty-two million workers are exposed to potentially damaging noise each year. Hearing loss is the third most common chronic physical condition in the United
The quick answer is no. You have two ears for a reason and it’s not because one is a spare. A unilateral (one-sided) hearing loss (UHL) is a condition in which an individual experiences hearing loss in only one ear, but can hear normally out of the other ear. As is the case with most types of hearing loss, there is no way to see a UHL. Individuals with a UHL are often perceived as “rude” or “confused” when they don’t understand or quickly respond to others. While the
Periodontitis according to the National Institute of Health means, inflammation around the tooth. It is caused by dental bacterial plaque (biofilm) that collects at the gum line in the absence of effective daily oral hygiene. Periodontitis can result in a patient’s gums pulling away from the teeth and forming spaces (called “pockets”) that become infected. The body’s immune system fights the bacteria as the plaque spreads and grows below the gum line. Bacterial toxins and the body’s natural response to infection start to break down the bone
Traveling can be an exciting, enjoyable experience. It can also be a stressful and exhausting experience especially for an individual with hearing loss. If you have a hearing loss, here are a few tips to make traveling within the United States or traveling abroad a more enjoyable experience. Before You Leave Make all of your travel arrangements before you leave. Request written confirmation to ensure that the reservation is correct. Use a travel agent and arrange to meet in person. Face to face conversations are less likely
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