Link Between Stress and Hearing Loss

Jeff Baller, Au.D., CCC-A Hearing Loss

The modern world of today keeps getting faster and faster. As technology advances we become more connected, able to converse all over the world in many different places all at the same time. While there are many amazing advantages to this, it can also make …

Staying Safe with Hearing Loss

Jeff Baller, Au.D., CCC-A Hearing Health, Hearing Loss

Your ears not only help you hear but help you detect and react to the world around you. Just think about all the sounds around you as you navigate a busy area full of pedestrians, bikers and cars. When you have healthy hearing, you can …

Healthy Habits to Protect Your Hearing

Jeff Baller, Au.D., CCC-A Hearing Health, Hearing Loss

Although hearing loss occurs among a great majority of older adults, that doesn’t mean there’s nothing you can do to stem the tide. Tiny hair-like cells in the cochlea of the inner ear enable our hearing, and these fragile hairs are easily damaged through a …

The Benefits of Being Social for Older Americans

Jeff Baller, Au.D., CCC-A Brain Health

Think back to the last time you had a great time socializing. What made that event so special? Perhaps you’re imaging a family party over the holidays when you were able to see people who live far away. Maybe you like visiting with grandchildren, nieces, …