10 reasons to Get Your Hearing Checked Now

More than 40 million Americans suffer from some degree of hearing loss.  You are not alone.  Hearing loss is one of the most common health problems in the United States, just behind arthritis and heart disease.  Unfortunately, the average person waits a considerably long time before deciding the issue is bad enough to warrant a … Continued


Hearing Protection for Hunter’s

Hunting season is in full swing in many areas. Among the many safety precautions that should be taken by hunters, protecting your hearing should be somewhere near the top of the list.  Exposure to sounds in excess of 85 dB can permanently damage your hearing.  The damage is dependent on the amount of time exposed … Continued


What Exactly is Tinnitus?

TINNITUS EXPLAINED Tinnitus (pronounced “tin-it-tus”) is an abnormal noise in the ear.  It is extremely common – nearly 36 million Americans have tinnitus.  More than half of the normal population has intermittent tinnitus. Tinnitus may be in both ears or just in one ear. About 6% of the general population has what they consider to be … Continued