Hearing Specialist Blog
How Much Are Hearing Aids and Will Your Insurance Cover Them?
The team at The Hearing Solution will help you determine what hearing aid technology best suits your lifestyle. Call us to get the maximum bang for your buck.Learn More
Routine Appointments: The Importance of Hearing Check-ups
Discover the Hidden Benefits of Regular Hearing Appointments for a Lifetime of Clear CommunicationLearn More
The Connection Between Hearing Loss and Cognitive Decline: How Treating Hearing Loss Can Preserve Your Brain Health
The connection between hearing loss and cognitive decline is undeniable, with research highlighting the increased risk of dementia associated with different levels of hearing loss.Learn More
What Are The Benefits Of Habituation And How Can It Be Used To Treat Tinnitus?
There isn’t a cure for tinnitus, but there are a lot of treatments you can use to help reduce the impact of tinnitus on your life. The most effective treatment for tinnitus is called habituation.Learn More
The Importance of Programming Hearing Aids and Real Ear Measurements (REM)
Getting your hearing aids properly programmed is vital for the success of your hearing. Real Ear Measurements, or REM, is the only way to ensure that your hearing aid is doing what it should to meet your prescription.Learn More
Setting Realistic Expectations with New Hearing Aids
Hearing aids are intended to make your day-to-day life more manageable and less frustrating by breaking down communication barriers and improving your hearing. It's important to know what to expect from your hearing aids and how to make the most of them so you can improve your conversations.Learn More
Gender Differences In Hearing Loss - What Are They?
Does gender have a part to play when it comes to hearing loss? Who is more likely to get hearing loss first - men or women?Learn More
Everything You Need To Know About Brain Hearing & Listening Training
Did you know that hearing isn't all about the ears? It has more to do with our brains than what our ears pick up.Learn More
What Are the Pros and Cons of Bluetooth Hearing Aids?
Are you interested in getting Bluetooth hearing aids? Discover the cons of Bluetooth hearing aids & the pros of Bluetooth hearing aids in our latest blog post.Learn More
How Long Does it Take to Get Used to Hearing Aids?
Hearing aids can make a huge difference in addressing problems with hearing; they can also take some getting used to.Learn More
Conquering Communication Breakdowns Caused by Dining
Just because you're hard of hearing doesn't mean you need to endure difficulties communicating at the dining table. Call us to find the right hearing aid for you.Learn More
Conquering Communication Breakdowns On The Phone Caused by Hearing Loss
Phone calls are one of the most difficult places for people who are deaf or hard of hearing to communicate.Learn More
Conquering Communication Breakdowns In The Car Caused By Hearing Loss
Car rides can present unique communication challenges for those with hearing loss. We have the right hearing aid for you. Contact us to find out more.Learn More
Conquering Communication Breakdowns At Home Caused By Hearing Loss
For those suffering from hearing loss, even the day-to-day communication that goes on at home can be a real challenge. Call us to find the right hearing aid for you.Learn More
What Is A Baseline Hearing Test And Why Do You Need One?
Ideally, you should have your hearing tested for a baseline hearing level when you’re between 21-50 years of age. Call us today to learn more.Learn More
Single-Sided Deafness: What It Is and How to Treat it
Are you concerned about your hearing in one or both ears or think you might need a hearing device? Explore your options at The Hearing Solution.Learn More
How to Talk to Loved Ones About Hearing Aids or a Hearing Test When They are Hesitant
If you have any questions or concerns about hearing aids or the fitting process, or how to talk to hesitant loved ones about getting them, contact us today!Learn More
Hearing Loss and The Holidays: Tips for Hearing Loss at Gatherings and Parties
We're here to help you make the holiday season easier for you, despite your hearing loss. Contact our team to learn more about the hearing devices we offer.Learn More
What Are Locked Hearing Aids & Why You Should Avoid Them
Unfortunately, most patients who purchase a locked hearing aid were never told what a “locked hearing aid” is and what it could mean for you if you purchase them.Learn More
What the Medicare Audiologist Access and Services Act Means for You
The Medicare Audiologist Access and Services Act allows patients to have direct access to an audiologist instead of needing a referral from their primary doctor.Learn More
What is Amptify and How It Can Benefit Your Hearing
Hearing aids can restore our access to sounds that we were unable to hear, but there is a crucial part of how we hear that can't be helped with hearing aids.Learn More
Am I ‘Losing It?’ - The Connection Between Hearing Loss and Cognitive Decline
If you're worried that your hearing loss is connected with your lack of attention, call (916) 646-2471 to schedule a consultation or a hearing evaluation.Learn More
Everything You Need to Know About Medicare Advantage and Hearing Aids
Confused whether your Medicare Advantage plan offers hearing aid benefits? We want to help you make an educated decision. Call us if you have any questions.Learn More
Introducing Our New Partner... Dr. Kirsten McWilliams!
We have some exciting news here at The Hearing Solution! We have a brand new partner: Dr. Kirsten McWilliams.Learn More
Hate your hearing aids? It’s most likely a problem with the programming, not the device!
Is your hearing aid device more of a bane than a boon? You may be able to correct the issue with reprogramming it rather can replacing it. Call us to learn more.Learn More
Audiologist Kirsten McWilliams is Now a Doctor Cliff AuD Approved Provider!
We’ve got great news to share with you. Our very own Dr. Kirsten McWilliams is now “Dr. Cliff Approved.”Learn More
Considering Buying Hearing Aids? Here’s What to Ask Your Provider
If you are considering the use of hearing aids, answer these important questions during the purchasing process.Learn More
Recent Study Shows That Mild Hearing Loss Can Lead To Cognitive Decline
Recent research has shown that adults who develop age-related hearing loss also have a higher chance of cognitive decline.Learn More
4 Tips To Help Enjoy The Holidays With Hearing Loss
Getting through the holiday season can be difficult for people who are hard of hearing as they may feel left out. Don't let this happen to you. Call us for help.Learn More
New Hearing Aids and Difficulty Communicating with Loved Ones
For those with hearing loss, active listening often takes a lot more time and effort. We can fit you with devices that help improve your listening. Call us.Learn More
Audiology Medicare Access: When Will You Be Eligible?
For years, basic services like hearing aids haven’t been covered under Medicare. However, recently proposed legislation could correct some of these glaring gaps.Learn More
Can Hearing Aids Really Reduce the Risk of Dementia, Depression and Accidents?
The relationship between hearing loss and dementia is well-established. Schedule a comprehensive evaluation at our Sacramento clinic for help with your hearing.Learn More
What’s the Difference between Audiologists and Hearing Aid Dispensers?
Did you know you’re five times more likely to file a complaint against a hearing aid dispenser than an audiologist? Let us help you find the perfect hearing aid.Learn More
Cochlear Implant Pros and Cons: What You Need to Know
Cochlear implants allow wearers to hear and process audio information more clearly. If you're having trouble, contact us to explore our hearing technologies.Learn More
Constant Ringing in the Ears (A.K.A. Tinnitus - What It Is and How to Treat It)
Do you hear "a constant buzzing, hissing, humming or ringing in the ears – with no apparent sound source?” It could mean tinnitus. Call us to learn more.Learn More
High Pitch Hearing Test – What it is and why you might need one.
Losing the ability to hear higher frequencies is different from other types of hearing loss, and requires specific solutions. Call us for a free consultation.Learn More
How to Deal With Hearing Aid Problems in Noisy Environments
The Hearing Solution will ensure you can clearly distinguish speech even when you're in a loud and noisy environment. Find out how we can help you hear better.Learn More
Sudden Hearing Loss – What Does it Mean and How is it Treated?
Are you experiencing rapid changes in your hearing ability or worried you're losing your ability to hear? Call us for help with finding the right hearing aid.Learn More
How Auditory Training Can Retrain Your Brain to "Hear" Better
Even mild hearing loss can change your brain. So, what does this mean and how does auditory training help?Learn More
The Hidden Link between Hearing Loss and Memory Loss
How do you know if you’re suffering from memory loss, hearing loss, or a combination?Learn More
Sound Therapy for Tinnitus to Reduce Ringing in the Ears
Tinnitus is the perception of a sound without an external sound source and is most often described as a high pitched ringing or buzzing.Learn More