The Consequences of Untreated Hearing Loss
Aug 22, 2019

The Consequences of Untreated Hearing Loss

Hearing loss affects approximately 48 million people in the U.S, and it's estimated that those people have a significant impairment. The condition may be in the outer or middle ear, inner ear or a combination of the two. Damage to the inner ear, an ear infection, a ruptured eardrum, abnormal bone growths, tumors and other conditions can cause it. Aging, loud noise, genetics and some medications and illnesses are also risk factors. If it's left untreated, it can significantly impair your health


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Is Hearing Loss Hereditary
Aug 08, 2019

Is Hearing Loss Hereditary?

Millions of people in the United States are affected by hearing loss. An individual can either be born with loss of hearing or it can develop later in life. An estimated three out of every 1,000 infants in the United States are born with the condition, and over 15 percent of U.S adults experience a certain level of hearing loss in their lifetime. There are many different factors that contribute to loss of hearing: injury, aging, infections, chronic illness, etc. Many people argue that the


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Noise-Induced Hearing Loss
Jul 18, 2019

What is Noise-Induced Hearing Loss?

Noise-Induced Hearing Loss Hearing impairments are very common for most Americans. They can be caused by a variety of things, but loud noises are among the most common causes. The roar of a motorcycle, the scream of a siren: All of these things can diminish your hearing, if you’re not careful. Hearing impairment caused by loud noise is called Noise-Induced Hearing Loss, or NIHL. What Is Noise-Induced Hearing Loss? NIHL is exactly what it says on the tin. It’s hearing impairment caused by loud


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Hearing Aid Applications
Jul 04, 2019

Beltone Hearing Aid Applications

Applications for Your Beltone Hearing Aids Technology is making hearing aids increasingly convenient for those experiencing hearing loss. There are now apps made specifically to enhance your digital experience and make adjusting your hearing aids simpler than ever. Beltone has created four useful apps that are available to download for free through the Apple App Store and Google Play Store. Beltone HearPlus App If you're looking for a simple way to wirelessly control the basic settings on your


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