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Hearing Aids Keep You Happy, Healthy, and Wealthy

In Hearing Aids, Hearing Health, Mental Health, Research by Dr. Randi Davis Yontz

If you have been thinking about getting your first pair of hearing aids, it’s time to turn the idea into action and take responsibility for your hearing safety. A recent study found that hearing aids keep you happy, healthy, and prosperous. Indeed, they can improve your standard of living more than you might ever think. New evidence According to a …

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Benefits of Hearing Aids

In Hearing Aids, Research by Dr. Randi Davis Yontz

Have you wondered if hearing aids could be right for you? If so, you are in good company. The Hearing Loss Association of America (HLAA) gives a recent estimate of 48 million people in the U.S. living with hearing loss, the third most common health condition behind arthritis and heart disease. Popular culture and media might lead you to believe …

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Sensitivity to Sound as We Age

In Hearing Aids, Hearing Health, Hearing Loss by Dr. Randi Davis Yontz

Hearing loss is prevalent in people of all ages, from older adults, teenagers, teens to even children. Hearing loss, however, varies from person to person depending on their ear age, and scientists have been researching how our sensitivity to sound changes as we grow older. Younger and older adults have very different reactions to sound, which is why a noisy environment can be …

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How to Choose the Right Hearing Aid

In Hearing Aids by Dr. Randi Davis Yontz

At Ascent Audiology and Hearing, we provide a full range of hearing healthcare services. We regularly consult with our clients on how to choose the right hearing aid. With many options to choose from, here are points to consider. Understand Your Listening & Lifestyle Needs The first thing to examine is your lifestyle. How do you spend much of your …