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Eartech Hearing & Balance Professionals - New Video! – Mon, Feb 27th 2017

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Untreated hearing loss affects brain structure and function – Tue, Nov 24th 2015

Most people believe that hearing loss is a condition that only affects their ears. In
reality, untreated hearing loss can affect so much more, including brain structure and
function.

America Founded On Small Business a?? Support Small Business – Tue, Jan 6th 2015

America was founded on small business. Let’s not let them fade away. Let’s keep our small local businesses strong and support them.   As big box stores come…

Balance and Aging – Wed, Nov 27th 2013

By Charlotte Shupert, PhD, with contributions by Fay Horak, PhD, PT Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, Oregon
One of the leading health concerns for people over…

What is Noise-Induced Hearing Loss? – Tue, Nov 19th 2013

Every day, we experience sound in our environment, such as the sounds from television and radio, household appliances, and traffic. Normally, we hear these sounds at safe levels…

Hearing Impairment in Aged People – Wed, Nov 13th 2013

Report of the Task Force on Hearing Impairment in Aged People
Background
One of the demographic imperatives affecting the United States’ present and future course is the aging…

Kids Exposed to Secondhand Smoke Have Double The Risk of Hearing Loss – Tue, Nov 5th 2013

Despite years of graphic anti-smoking campaigns and public smoking bans, people continue to light up – especially at home, where more than half of American children and teenagers…

S Series iQ with Sweep Technology – Mon, Oct 7th 2013

Sweep and tap your way to better hearing.
Introducing the first hearing aid with touch control. With new Sweep Technology from Starkey, you’ll never have to struggle with…

Michael's Story – Mon, Sep 23rd 2013

Misdiagnosed at age 11, now just 12, a young Atlanta boy is a voice for those suffering from balance and dizziness disorders and advocating for finding the right help.
When…

Cellular Channels Vital for Hearing Identified – Tue, Sep 10th 2013

July 18, 2013 – Ending a 30-year search by scientists, researchers at Boston Children’s Hospital have identified two proteins in the inner ear that are critical for hearing,...

What are the costs associated with fitting hearing aids? – Fri, Sep 6th 2013

The costs associated with a hearing aid fitting include not only the device but also the professional skills and knowledge of your audiologist. The value of an…

Hunting for the Causes of Hearing Loss: Preventing Hearing Loss with Sportsmen – Wed, Aug 28th 2013

By Dr. Kerry Braunberger, Eartech Audiology
The arrival of fall brings a sense of anticipation to sportsmen and women who enjoy hunting. Chances are, you started thinking about…

five reasons why "now" is a good time to address your hearing loss – Tue, Aug 20th 2013

If you’ve been having difficulty hearing but haven’t done anything to address it, you’re not alone. Every day, people put off getting help for hearing loss for reasons that…

Drink Up for Healthier Ears – Wed, Aug 14th 2013

Experts have known for years now about the ability of resveratrol, a substance found in grapes and red wine, to help fight heart disease, certain types of cancer, and diabetes….

Online hearing tests: How are these used and how effective are they? – Wed, Aug 7th 2013

While a hearing test completed in the convenience of your own home may be attractive as an alternative to making an appointment to see an audiologist, the tests and equipment…

Off Balance - Dizzy? Key is to find underlying cause of problem – Wed, Jul 31st 2013

Not being able to balance can be a frightening experience. Balance disorders can be caused by certain health conditions, medications, or a problem in the inner ear or the…

The 5 Steps to Better Hearing with Hearing Aids – Tue, Jul 30th 2013

Admit that your hearing isn’t what it used to be – Most people wait five to seven years before solving their hearing problem. That’s time you cannot get…

Hearing Aid Care – Mon, Jul 29th 2013

Daily cleaning and regular service is extremely important for your hearing aid. Proper care extends the life of your hearing aid and ensures proper hygiene.
Caring for Your…

6 Important Factors That Influence Battery Life – Mon, Jul 22nd 2013

It’s a popular talking point in our industry – how long will a hearing aid battery last? And the answer is not a simple one. There are several factors that determine the life of a hearing aid battery. Below we review the 6 most important factors and why battery lifetime can be so variable.

What is an audiologist? – Fri, Jul 19th 2013

By:  Dr. Kerry Braunberger
Eartech Audiology
An audiologist is a professional who evaluates, diagnoses, treats, and manages hearing loss and balance disorders. The…