A Healthy Diet may Stave Off Age-related Hearing Loss

A Healthy Diet May Stave Off Age-related Hearing Loss

Jeff Baller, Au.D., CCC-A Uncategorized

The list of benefits from a healthy diet is already long. Not only can good nutrition prevent disease and illness ranging from skin conditions to cardiovascular disease, but it can also bring vitality, energy, and a positive outlook by many accounts. Whether you think of …

Tips for Better Hearing in Noise

Tips for Better Hearing in Noise

Jeff Baller, Au.D., CCC-A Hearing Loss, Tips & Tricks

If you think back to the last time you struggled to hear in a noisy environment, you might recall a perfect storm of difficulties. Some of the places we congregate not only have many people speaking at once, such as a restaurant, but they also …

Tips for a Successful Virtual Family Reunion

Tips for a Successful Virtual Family Reunion

Jeff Baller, Au.D., CCC-A Communication, Tips & Tricks

The scene is set with savory dishes elaborately prepared, decorations festively adorning the room, and familiar tunes floating through the air. What could be missing this year? None other than the virtual platform where family members will arrive at the party!  This year’s family reunions …

Myths About Hearing Loss

Myths about Hearing Aids

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

Hearing aid technology changes so rapidly that many people rely on outdated myths. Although these stories might have been true at some point in the past, today’s hearing aids look very little like they did even a few years ago. With improvements in features and …

How do Hearing Aids Work?

How Do Hearing Aids Work?

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

In an increasingly technologically assisted world, we are surrounded by many objects whose functioning we do not completely understand. Just take, for instance, the smartphone. Although we might have a general sense of some of the technology, there is almost certainly a point at which …

Professional Hearing Services - A Link Between Hearing Loss & Second Hand Smoke

A Link between Hearing Loss & Second-Hand Smoke

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

How can hearing loss be linked to something as seemingly unconnected as second-hand smoke? Many other seemingly disparate conditions have a link with hearing loss, as well. Some of these include heart disease, diabetes, and even dementia. While researchers are developing new ways to understand …