All About Digital Hearing Aids

Kevin Garnett, B.S. Hearing Aids, Hearing Health

Hearing aid technology is improving every day. Every year new and exciting advancements are changing what we think about hearing aids. You’ll find a number of rechargeable hearing aids that can power complex programs and settings without the tiny disposable batteries. You’ll also find hearing aids that offer seamless connectivity …

Dealing with Noise Pollution in Your Neighborhood

Kevin Garnett, B.S. Hearing Health

Almost everyone has had the experience of being annoyed by noise. Car horns, dogs barking, children yelling, loud trucks, sirens, the list goes on and on. The name we give to these unwanted sounds is “noise pollution,” and the title is appropriate. Beyond being annoying, noise pollution can have damaging …

New Year’s Resolution: Get Your Hearing Tested

Kevin Garnett, B.S. Hearing Health, Hearing Loss

Hearing loss is more common than you may think, and approximately 40 million Americans of all ages struggle to hear clearly. You may have hearing loss from exposure to dangerously loud sounds on the job, or from noisy leisure activities such as attending rock concerts or sports events. Hearing loss …

What to Expect at a Hearing Test

What to Expect at a Hearing Test

Kevin Garnett, B.S. Hearing Health, Hearing Testing

Congratulations on setting up your first hearing test! While you may be nervous about your appointment, there’s nothing to worry about. Hearing exams are a series of painless and non-invasive testing that delivers immediate information about your hearing health. A hearing exam is the important first step towards hearing better. …

November is National Alzheimer's Awareness Month

November is National Alzheimer’s Awareness Month

Kevin Garnett, B.S. Brain Health, Dementia & Alzheimer's Disease, Hearing Health, Hearing Loss, Hearing Loss Related Disease, Mental Health, News, Research

For the last 35 years, November has been celebrated as National Alzheimer’s Awareness Month. Organizations and institutions across the country come together this month to talk about Alzheimer’s and other dementias. They work to educate people about the disease, raise awareness, provide resources and support, and discuss ways of preventing …