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..
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..
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..
The month of May has been dedicated to bringing awareness to hearing and speech issues, named the Better Hearing and Speech Month. As around 46 million Americans suffer from communication disorders, these issues deserve more attention. As hearing experts, the Hearing Associates Of Las Vegas have a vested interest in furthering awareness, research, and other 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..