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What You Should Expect at a Hearing Test

What You Should Expect at a Hearing Test

If you suspect that you have some form of hearing loss, you are not alone. The National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders indicates that roughly 15 percent of adults aged 18 and above report some hearing difficulty. It's normal to be apprehensive...

What are the Different Types of Hearing Loss?

What are the Different Types of Hearing Loss?

Hearing loss affects over 1 in 10 of American adults to some degree. However, not all hearing loss is categorized the same. Understanding that there are different types of hearing loss is vital in knowing what to do about any hearing loss you are experiencing. If in...

A Guide to Men’s Hearing Health Care

A Guide to Men’s Hearing Health Care

It's now a great time for men to assess their health needs and make the necessary appointments. Due to social stigma, men often neglect their hearing health. That is particularly problematic since among adults aged 20 to 69 men's likelihood of hearing loss is twice...

The Fight Against Hearing Loss  – Why Early Detection Is Crucial

The Fight Against Hearing Loss – Why Early Detection Is Crucial

Hearing loss affects 50% of adults 75 or older and can affect those much younger. Some hearing degradation is normal aging, but for many older adults, hearing loss is severe enough to affect daily life. At the other end of life, 2 or 3 out of every 1,000 children in...

Tips for Communicating with the Hard-Of-Hearing

Tips for Communicating with the Hard-Of-Hearing

Having a good talk and laughing with our family and friends is one of life’s pleasures and has been proven to be quite important to our wellbeing but when we have a loved one with a hearing loss, the connection we feel through communication can be lessened. With May...

Are We Experiencing a Hearing Loss Epidemic?

Are We Experiencing a Hearing Loss Epidemic?

Did you know that men aged between 20 and 69 are twice as likely to have a hearing loss than women of the same age, and according to the Hearing Loss Association of America, approximately 48 million Americans (20 percent) report some degree of hearing loss? It seems...

Which Hearing Aid Style Is Right For Me?

Which Hearing Aid Style Is Right For Me?

At North Houston Hearing Solutions, we see the positive impact that hearing aids have on people’s lives all the time. They help people connect through communication and shared experience. Hearing support can also help to slow the progress of various mental and...

What is Tinnitus and What Can I Do About It?

What is Tinnitus and What Can I Do About It?

Have you had a ringing in your ears since you went to that really loud music concert? Are you experiencing a whistling or buzzing sound in your ears after you hit your head during a fall? These are all signs of tinnitus. If you have just noticed these distracting...

How to Increase the Lifetime of Your Hearing

How to Increase the Lifetime of Your Hearing

You might think that as Audiologists, we would be happy for more people to lose their hearing. Our team of Hearing Specialists truly cares about their patients, and that’s why we recommend regular hearing checks. The sooner we pick up a problem, the easier it is to do...

The Risks of Untreated Hearing Loss

The Risks of Untreated Hearing Loss

President’s Day is over and Memorial Day isn’t here yet, but at North Houston Hearing Solutions, today is another important day on our calendar. It’s World Hearing Day, a global awareness day to make sure we all take a moment to consider our hearing health. The big...

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