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The Bracket to Hear Better and Feel Better

By Maggie Page, HIS You don't have to be a basketball fan to participate in our March Madness Bracket: Hear Better and Feel Better! Bracket Number One: Hear Better Hearing loss is the third most common chronic physical condition in the United States according to the Centers for Disease Control. The good news is that

By |2019-03-03T21:51:00-04:00March 3rd, 2019|Hearing Loss|5 Comments

What Is Normal Hearing?

                                                                  What is Normal Hearing? What is the range of normal hearing? The definition of normal hearing is very clear, though I

By |2019-03-03T21:53:53-04:00February 12th, 2019|Hearing Loss|5 Comments

CHANGE YOUR FILTER

  CHANGE YOUR FILTER! Check out the FAQ that I receive below: What is a filter, you ask? Watch the video above for an in-depth tutorial. Basically, a filter is a little cap at the end of your hearing aid (where the sound comes out), that catches wax and debris, to keep it from working

By |2019-01-29T14:00:16-04:00September 11th, 2018|First Time User, Hearing Loss|1 Comment

Mild Hearing Loss is Not Like Mild Salsa

Mild salsa... The word “mild” can take on a meaning of its own when thinking about “mild temperatures” or “mild salsa”. But when it comes to a mild hearing loss there is nothing mild about it. A hearing loss is a partial or total inability to hear. We often hear of people accepting a mild

By |2018-08-31T16:19:59-04:00August 31st, 2018|Hearing Loss|3 Comments

Hearing Gives Me Confidence – Gloria’s Story

Gloria Clark, Wilmington, NC Gloria Clark grew up in little Aberdeen, North Carolina.  She moved to Charlotte in 1957 and later graduated from UNCC to become a teacher for CMS in elementary education.  Her talents were luckily shared in the public school system for 30 years and then invested for another 11 years

By |2018-05-02T14:42:43-04:00May 1st, 2018|Hearing Loss|1 Comment

Protect Your Hearing Month

Did you know that October is Protect Your Hearing Month? While I spend most of my working hours helping people treat hearing loss, what would make me the happiest is if we could protect your hearing in the first place! Hearing loss crosses all boundaries, including age, gender, background, race, and economics. Often times there is

By |2018-01-17T02:35:28-04:00October 11th, 2017|Hearing Loss|3 Comments