Unilateral Hearing Loss: What it is and its Causes

Unilateral Hearing Loss: What it is and its Causes

Unilateral deafness (SSD) is characterized by partial or total hearing loss in only one ear. Like bilateral hearing loss, it represents a serious problem affecting an individual’s performance in their daily life and the proper communication. Let’s have a look at...
Managing Stress During the Holidays

Managing Stress During the Holidays

Travel is stimulating and enjoyable for most people, but some aspects can be intimidating and challenging for those with hearing loss. Don’t let hearing loss negatively affect your holiday experience! A little preparation can go a long way. Common Problems When...
Ear Eczema and the Use of Hearing Aids

Ear Eczema and the Use of Hearing Aids

If you’ve ever had itchy ears, you probably know how annoying it can be. Often benign, this itching can be particularly unpleasant and lead to lesions and infections. It can also be a sign of eczema characterized by the presence of redness that needs immediate...
Dementia And Hearing Loss

Dementia And Hearing Loss

There have been numerous studies conducted to find the link between dementia and hearing loss. Unfortunately, the relationship has, to an extent, been proven to exist. The risk of developing dementia is greater for people experiencing hearing loss. This is why it is...