Audiology Newsletters

Hearing Loss Linked to Accelerated Brain Loss

Although the brain naturally becomes smaller with age, the shrinkage is accelerated in older adults with hearing loss, according to a study by researchers from Johns Hopkins and the National Institute on Aging. The findings add to a growing list …

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Hearing Aids – vs – Assistive Listening Systems

We all generally know about Hearing Aids which can be a tremendous aid both physically and psychologically for certain residents. Assistive Listening Systems, also known as assistive listening devices are less commonly known and yet they can be of considerable …

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Ear Wax: To Remove or Not To Remove

Cerumen (“earwax”) is a naturally-produced secretion that is reported to be a self-cleaning agent produced in the ears to protect, lubricate, and to provide antibacterial properties. It consists of a mixture of water-soluble viscous secretions. Ironically, earwax is actually not …

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