Chemo Induced Hearing Loss

Unfortunately, 12.7 million people are diagnosed with cancer each year. Many cancerous cells are combatted using radiation chemo-therapy. But did you know that certain types of chemo therapy treatments can cause hearing loss? Chemotherapy saves lives, and many patients who suffer from cancer receive platinum-based agents such as cisplatin and carboplatin. Half of the estimated […]
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How to Talk to Your Spouse About Hearing Loss

Let’s say you are the healthiest person you can attain to be. You eat healthy, exercise, and avoid stress. No matter how hard you strive to achieve greatness, as you get older, to some degree, you will develop hearing loss. Age is the strongest predictor in hearing loss for individuals aged 20-29 according to the […]
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5 Tips for Using Hearing Aids at Work

When faced with hearing loss, every day can be a struggle to communicate. In a busy workplace, especially environments with open floor plans, it can become increasingly challenging. Background noise and trying to hear speech from a distance can impede on workflow. Here are some helpful tips to optimize one’s hearing ability at the workplace. […]
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Hearing Cheat Sheet – An Overview of Different Types of Hearing Aids

Hearing Cheat Sheet – An Overview of Different Types of Hearing Aids It can be overwhelming to discover how many different options of hearing aids are available when confronted with hearing loss. Here are some facts and tips that will help make your decision easier. (ITE) are “In the Ear” hearing aids. These types of […]
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Discussing the Need for Hearing Aids with Your Loved One

Our family members are our support system. They nurture us, watch us grow and are there for the milestones of our lives. If your loved one has experienced hearing loss, it can be difficult to find the right approach to begin that discussion. Many people do not want to admit that they have hearing loss. […]
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Free Hearing Health Event in Norton Shores, MI

We are pleased to announce that Thomas Bell, ACA, HIS, A Nationally Known Hearing Aid Expert, will be in our office on Tuesday & Wednesday – January 23rd & 24th from 9am to 5pm. During this special event, we will be offering the following: • FREE Complete Hearing Test and Evaluation. • FREE Video Ear […]
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