If you ask someone who struggles with tinnitus what their tinnitus sounds like, the answer you receive may vary from person-to-person. Even a tinnitus specialist like those we have here at the Hearing Associates of Las Vegas would tell you that tinnitus presents with different sounds. This phenomenon is due to the fact that subjective Read more..
Back in early May 2018, Widex launched the Evoke hearing aids. Since the official launch of the Widex Evoke hearing aids, these smart hearing aids have been revolutionizing how hearing specialists view hearing technology. How Widex Evoke Hearing Aids Work If you have experience with hearing aids, “smart” is probably not how you would describe Read more..
Your hearing aids represent an investment in your hearing health, and it is important to clean them regularly to keep your hearing aids in top working order. However, there are many chemicals which are not safe to use as a hearing aid cleaner. Avoid Using Standard Cleaning Products On Hearing Aids When our hearing specialists Read more..
Alex State can vividly remember when his tinnitus began to take over his life. In August 2015, he went on blood pressure medication. Then on September 6, 2015, he was overwhelmed by a ringing sound in his ears. Impact Of Tinnitus On Alex Tinnitus impacts everyone differently. For some, it is a mild inconvenience which Read more..
Most people can easily rattle off several symptoms of anxiety, from shallow breathing to hot flashes to sweaty palms. Did you know, however, that long-term stress can actually cause hearing loss? It’s about that fight-or-flight response we experience when faced with stressful situations. Our bodies release a burst of hormones, spurring our heartbeat to speed Read more..
David Giles has suffered with hearing problems and tinnitus symptoms for years after a firework exploded too close to his ear. Finding a solution to his frustrating symptoms was a lifelong struggle as the common forms of treatment weren’t helping. Many people, like David, suffer from ear damage leading to a persistent ringing in their Read more..
Even with the Fourth of July being celebrated this year on a Wednesday, there is still plenty of activities to attend in celebration of America’s Independence Day. But what are you going to do to protect your hearing? As your local Las Vegas hearing experts, we want you to have a great time on the Read more..
Most of us know that listening to loud music, noisy event centers, foregoing hearing protection around heavy machinery, and other high-volume environments can cause hearing loss. But one of the more surprising culprits behind hearing loss is one that people may not think to protect against. That culprit is ototoxicity. What Is Ototoxicity Ototoxicity is Read more..
On June 21, you can celebrate World Music Day. This holiday was created in 1982 and launched in France with the original name Fête de la Musique. The celebration is meant to mark the mid-summer solstice with free concerts and musical events. But if you are struggling with hearing loss, your enjoyment of music may Read more..
Like all forms of technology, hearing aids need regular maintenance to stay in top performance. Yet, sometimes issues outside of regular maintenance may cause the hearing aids to not work or at least, not work to their optimal capacity. So, to help those who own hearing aids, we have created a quick troubleshooting guide for Read more..