Hearing Loss

High Pitch Hearing Test – What it is and why you might need one.

October 19, 2018

It’s very common for adults to lose hearing for high pitches or in the higher frequencies. The process happens slowly over time, making hearing conversation in noise and small details of speech more challenging to understand.‍ But what causes this type of hearing loss?

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Sudden Hearing Loss – What Does it Mean and How is it Treated?

August 2, 2018

As the name suggests, sudden hearing loss can strike suddenly and without warning making it a life-disrupting experience. If you've lost partial or full hearing, do not panic. There are several treatments that could remedy your condition.

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What Is Sensorineural Hearing Loss?

July 9, 2018

There are many different types of hearing loss – with each case stemming from its own root causes. But in the United States, sensorineural hearing loss is the most common, accounting for up to 90% of all hearing loss.

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What Causes Hearing Loss?

May 17, 2018

On the surface, it’s a very simple question. But the answer is surprisingly complex since “20/20” hearing involves 4 separate components of the auditory system: the outer ear, middle ear, inner ear, and the brain.

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How Much Are Hearing Aids, & Will Insurance Cover Them?

April 26, 2018

Hearing aids are more accessible than ever before. But what option is best for you, and how do you pay for them?

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How Auditory Training Can Retrain Your Brain to "Hear" Better

April 2, 2018

Even mild hearing loss can change your brain. So, what does this mean and how does auditory training help?

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The Hidden Link between Hearing Loss and Memory Loss

March 9, 2018

How do you know if you’re suffering from memory loss, hearing loss, or a combination?

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Sound Therapy for Tinnitus to Reduce Ringing in the Ears

March 8, 2018

Tinnitus is the perception of a sound without an external sound source and is most often described as a high pitched ringing or buzzing.

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Eating Out with Hearing Loss

June 15, 2017

Eating out in Sacramento restaurants can be a challenge for people with hearing loss. Read our tips to enjoying a fine meal with your friends and loved ones.

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Protect Your Hearing During Exercise

April 20, 2017

A healthy lifestyle involves exercise and protecting your hearing during those moments is important. Consider some tips here.

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Exercise and Your Hearing

November 10, 2016

Exercise can have great benefits for your hearing. Learn more about why this is true from this article describing how to take advantage.

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Popcorn and ear plugs?

August 11, 2016

KCRA 3 investigators wanted to find out just how loud movies are in local theaters? They monitored the volume of popular family movies and found that many of the overly loud movies are in fact movies for children.

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Are movies getting too loud?

August 11, 2015

Summer blockbusters are about to hit theaters, but could those movies be harmful to your health — specifically, your hearing?

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