September is World Alzheimer's Month

September is World Alzheimer’s Month

Jeff Baller, Au.D., CCC-A Dementia & Alzheimer's Disease

September is World Alzheimer’s Month. Two of three people are unaware of the signs of Alzheimer’s, which is why World Alzheimer’s Mont was created in 2012. Alzheimer’s disease affects millions of Americans and is the sixth leading cause of death. It is most prevalent in …

Healthy Habits to Protect Your Hearing

Healthy Habits to Protect Your Hearing

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

Have you noticed that your hearing isn’t as sharp as it once was? Are you worried that some of your daily activities could be damaging your hearing health? Hearing is one of your most important senses, and living with untreated hearing loss has a lot …

Sounds That Could Harm Your Hearing

Sounds That Could Harm Your Hearing

Jeff Baller, Au.D., CCC-A Noise Pollution

Our world is full of very loud sounds, and many of them could harm your hearing. Have you ever wondered what sounds damage your hearing health? Some of the answers might surprise you. Noise Induced Hearing Loss There are several kinds of hearing loss, and …

How Treating Hearing Loss Supports Your Brain

How Treating Hearing Loss Supports Your Brain

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

When it comes to hearing loss, we often think only about our ears. But the truth of the matter is that hearing happens in the brain, and living with untreated hearing loss has a major impact on your brain health too. In fact, a new …

What is Single-Sided Hearing Loss?

What is Single-Sided Hearing Loss?

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

There is a reason we have two ears. We have two ears to tell our brain from which direction sounds are coming from. But just because we have two ears doesn’t mean hearing conditions necessarily come in twos as well. When one ear becomes damaged …