Untreated Hearing Loss Tied to Dementia Risk

September is World Alzheimer’s Month and dementia is one of the most common forms of Alzheimer’s. Studies all over the world have tracked a link between untreated hearing loss and a tendency to get dementia. Contact Hearing Health today for a hearing test and help preserve your lifestyle now – and for the future. Alzheimer’s not normal part of aging …

Hearing Health (MN) - Exciting New Hearing Technology this Summer

Exciting new hearing technology

The smallest, the best sound, the most unique innovation, the marketing of hearing aids has manufacturers all touting advancements. But there really are some great innovations designed to give you better sounding, more useable and user friendly hearing devices. The first step to better hearing is calling Hearing Health and getting an evaluation. Then a professional can set you up …

Hearing Health (MN) - Closed-caption Phones Open Up Doors for People with Hearing Loss

Closed-caption Phones Open Up Doors for People with Hearing Loss

You’ve enjoyed them on your YouTube videos for a while now, but did you now that closed-captioning is coming to your phone calls? Those with hearing loss who use hearing aids know all about their benefits. But there are some situations where you could use a little more help. One of those situations is on the phone. You might have …

Hearing Health (MN) - Support an Active Lifestyle with Hearing Aids

Support an active lifestyle with hearing aids

You may be born with poor eyesight or your vision may deteriorate as you get older. People embrace the idea of designer eyeglasses, safety glasses to help their vision when they work or for their hobbies. Why does it seem like correcting your hearing is something people shy away from? What you have missed! At Hearing Health, we can walk …

Hearing Health (MN) - Understanding the Sonic Attacks on US Diplomats

Understanding the Sonic Attacks on US Diplomats

What started as a mysterious news item coming out of Cuba has begun to take the shape of intentional international interference involving some sort of sonic weapon. First reported at the U.S. Embassy in Havana, Cuba, attacks involving an enigmatic sound have left victims with health issues including hearing loss and mild brain damage. Yet are these even attacks at …

Hearing Health (MN) - myths about Hearing Aids

Myths about Hearing Aids

If you or a loved one has worn hearing devices in the past, you probably have a decent grasp on hearing technology. When someone mentions hearing aids you may think about a clunky pair of thick hearing aids that whistled if you got too close and didn’t seem to do a great job of amplifying sounds. The fact is that …

Hearing Health (MN) - Is Your Mood Connected to Hearing Loss

Is Your Mood Connected to Hearing Loss?

Sometimes it feels like you’ve just gotten up on the wrong side of the bed. Your mood is off, and you are feeling grumpy, down, dissatisfied or even a little angry. Although it may seem like your mood materialized out of thin air, the cause may be closer than you think -the simple chemical signals occurring in your brain. In …

Hearing Health (MN) - How Treating Hearing Loss Supports Your Brain

How Treating Hearing Loss Supports Your Brain

Nobody wants to face hearing loss, but dealing with hearing issues when they arise helps support more than just your ears. Research in the past decade has shown that failing to treat hearing loss has serious repercussions for our total health and takes an especially big toll on our cognitive functioning. Studies have found that people with untreated hearing loss …

Hearing Health (MN) - Summer Maintenance Tips for Your Hearing Aids

Summer Maintenance Tips for Your Hearing Aids

Summer is finally here, the perfect time to get out and have some fun in the sun. For those of us with hearing aids, there are a few factors that mean we have to take special care of our devices throughout the season. Here’s what you should know about taking care of your hearing aids this summer.  Don’t Sweat It …

Monitoring Daily Noise Exposure Could Help Prevent Hearing Loss

Monitoring Daily Noise Exposure Could Help Prevent Hearing Loss

Did you know that you could develop hearing loss simply from the noises you are exposed to on a daily basis? The world is a really loud place. In order for us to protect ourselves from noise induced hearing loss, we need to know what these sounds are, and how long we can listen to them without damaging our hearing. …