According to the Hearing Loss Association of America, nearly 20% of Americans have impaired hearing. Hearing loss is a major public health issue that affects cognition, physical health, self-esteem, family relationships and more.
The staff at Audiology & Hearing Aid Solutions understands the impact impaired hearing can have on your whole life, so we offer personalized hearing solutions to our patients in the Northern New Jersey area, including Clifton, Paramus, Mahwah, Pompton Lakes and Pompton Plains.
We also carry a variety of hearing aid devices from world-class brands such Oticon - a brand committed to delivering a natural hearing experience. Their newest device, Opn, is a state-of-the-art hearing aid that improves speech understanding, while simultaneously reducing listening efforts and enhancing conversation recall.
Be extra careful of loud noises this summer. Seemingly innocent sounds can cause hearing loss that can potentially take the form of tinnitus.
Tinnitus can be temporary or permanent and can be described as ringing, whining, or screeching or buzzing noise in the head or ears that varies in intensity. It can be intermittent or constant, depending on the person.
Summer means hot weather and an increase in hearing aid challenges!
When it comes to technology, moisture is the culprit for many hearing aid problems. Excessive moisture due to high humidity and sweat can cause distortion, static and a host of other issues. To help avoid the time and expense of a manufacturer repair, follow these tips: