As more scientific resources are dedicated to understand and cure dementia, more information as to the causes of dementia are made available. One surprising piece of information which has been discovered is the strong link between dementia and hearing loss. Hearing Loss Can Speed Up Cognitive Decline Several studies have noted that hearing loss has Read more..
Losing your hearing can be isolating if you don’t have the right resources. To help prevent the isolation associated with hearing loss, the Hearing Associates of Las Vegas are proud to participate in Deaf History Month and highlight resources for the deaf and hard-of-hearing in our community. Deaf History Highlights American deaf history is still Read more..
The Hearing Associates were able to attend the NFLPA Former Players Convention this year! In March, our hearing loss experts provided free hearing screenings and hearing aid fittings to former players in need of care. It was a wonderful opportunity to help people suffering from hearing loss in our community and to provide free screenings Read more..
Your hearing can affect many aspects of your life, but did you know that it can also affect the health of your brain? Scientists are starting to find stronger links between our overall brain health and our ability to hear. While this information isn’t too surprising for those of us who are hearing specialists, it Read more..
Whether you are a racer, fan, or first-timer, the Las Vegas Speedway is a great spot for high-octane excitement. Some of the upcoming events at the Speedway are: 2018 Pennzoil 400 Weekend (March 2-4) DENSO Spark Plug NHRA Four-Wide Nationals (April 6-8) 2018 South Point 400 Weekend (September 13-16) NHRA Toyota Nationals (October 25-28) When Read more..
March is Brain Injury Awareness Month, which will hopefully bring the struggles of those suffering from brain injuries to the forefront of everyone’s attention. Many brain injuries have long-lasting effects on various aspects of those who suffer the injury. One effect in particular which Hearing Associates of Las Vegas wants to highlight is the hearing Read more..
Hockey game attendance would be exciting enough as this is the Vegas Golden Knights’ inaugural season. Add to the fact that they are currently the top of the Western Conference leaderboard, and you have a recipe for excitement! As you attend our fabulous Golden Knights’ games, along with bringing your best noisemakers and group cheers, Read more..
Fans of rock band AC/DC were thunderstruck by this bit of news: The remainder of their North American tour was cancelled. Doctors advised lead singer Brian Johnson to stop touring immediately or risk permanent deafness according to a press release from the band. The band had tour dates scheduled throughout the east coast as well Read more..
Put your heart where your hearing is! February is American Heart Health Month. You’re probably wondering why we in the ear business want you to be aware of healthy heart habits. AN NIH study points us straight to the answer. The study shows there is a 15% greater chance of developing hearing impairment when you Read more..
Celeste Sampey grew up like most of us, a happy, healthy, active kid with a couple of siblings. But one thing was different. Unbeknownst to herself and her family, she has sensorineural hearing loss. That’s a common type of hearing loss that prohibits you from distinguishing certain sounds and making sense of what’s being said Read more..