Understanding Hearing Loss in Veterans

Understanding Hearing Loss in Veterans

AuDSEO Designs Hearing Health, Hearing Loss, Mental Health, Military

The men and women who bravely serve in the military make immense sacrifices to protect our freedom. Among the challenges they face, hearing loss is a prevalent and often overlooked consequence of their service. Hearing Loss in Veterans: A Distinct Challenge Military service exposes individuals to various sources of noise, from gunfire and explosions to machinery and aircraft. Prolonged exposure …

The Dangers of Pretending to Hear

The Dangers of Pretending to Hear

AuDSEO Designs Family & Relationships, Hearing Loss, Hearing Technology

Communication is the heartbeat of our relationships. Yet for some individuals with hearing loss, communication because a major challenge. If you’ve ever pretended to hear, or just nodded along even if you didn’t hear what was said, here’s what you need to know about pretending to hear. Pretending to hear when faced with hearing difficulties might seem like a harmless …

The Quiet Threat: Understanding Noise-Induced Hearing Loss

The Quiet Threat: Understanding Noise-Induced Hearing Loss

AuDSEO Designs Hearing Health, Hearing Loss, Hearing Protection

In the hustle and bustle of everyday life, the pervasive presence of noise often goes unnoticed. However, what many fail to recognize is the potential harm that excessive noise can have on our delicate sense of hearing. Noise-induced hearing loss (NIHL) is a growing concern for people all over the world. The Mechanics of Hearing Before delving into noise-induced hearing …

Debunking Common Hearing Loss Myths: Separating Fact from Fiction

Debunking Common Hearing Loss Myths: Separating Fact from Fiction

AuDSEO Designs Hearing Health, Hearing Loss, Hearing Loss Causes

Hearing loss is a prevalent and often misunderstood condition that can impact individuals of all ages. Unfortunately, misconceptions about hearing loss persist, and they can prevent individuals from seeking the help they need. Let’s debunk some common hearing loss myths and look at the facts of hearing health. Myth 1: Only Older Adults Experience Hearing Loss One prevalent myth is …

Making the Most of the Holiday Season with Assistive Listening Devices

Making the Most of the Holiday Season with Assistive Listening Devices

AuDSEO Designs Hearing Health, Hearing Loss

The holiday season is a time of joy, warmth, and shared moments with loved ones. For those who use assistive listening devices, whether hearing aids, cochlear implants, or personal amplifiers, the holidays may sound a little different. Here are some tips to maximize the benefits of your assistive listening devices and ensure that the holiday season is filled with clear …

Unlocking the Genetic Code: Exploring the Role of Genetics in Hearing Loss

Unlocking the Genetic Code: Exploring the Role of Genetics in Hearing Loss

AuDSEO Designs Hearing Loss, Hearing Loss Related Disease

Hearing loss is a complex condition, influenced by a combination of genetic and environmental factors. While exposure to noise, aging, and certain medical conditions contribute to hearing impairment, the role of genetics is an area of growing significance in understanding and addressing hearing loss. If you have hearing loss and you think genetics might be involved, here’s what the research …

10 Coping Strategies for Hearing Loss

10 Coping Strategies for Hearing Loss

AuDSEO Designs Family & Relationships, Hearing Loss

Hearing loss can be a life-altering experience, impacting various aspects of daily living. As individuals navigate the challenges that come with diminished hearing, adopting effective coping strategies becomes crucial for maintaining a fulfilling and connected lifestyle. So what are some coping strategies you can use to maintain independence and improve your quality of life? 1. Embrace Assistive Technology Making use …

Hearing Loss in Teens

Hearing Loss in Teens

AuDSEO Designs Hearing Loss, Hearing Loss Causes, Hearing Loss Related Disease

The teenage years are often characterized by budding independence, academic challenges, and a whirlwind of social experiences. However, one aspect that’s sometimes overlooked during this transitional period is hearing health. Teenagers can be particularly vulnerable to hearing loss due to a variety of factors, including exposure to loud music, the use of personal listening devices, and other lifestyle choices. Let’s …

Tips on Navigating Summer Gatherings for People with Hearing Loss

Tips on Navigating Summer Gatherings for People with Hearing Loss

AuDSEO Designs Hearing Loss, Tips & Tricks

Have you skipped out on summer gatherings this year because it’s too difficult to maintain conversations in chaotic, backyard environments? Don’t skip the next one!  We’ve got tips on navigating summer gatherings for people with hearing loss, just for you. The Challenges Of Outdoor Gatherings As the temperatures rise, we often see hosts opting to take advantage of pleasant outdoor …

What is Residual Hearing?

What is Residual Hearing?

AuDSEO Designs Hearing Health, Hearing Loss

For people with hearing loss, particularly that which is the result of aging, its effects can range from mild to severe. One challenge that people with age-related hearing loss face is letting go of their attachment to their previously healthy hearing and mourning its loss. However, once our hearing health has decreased and the important step of confronting hearing loss …