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Tinnitus Myths

Approximately one out of every five people in Katy and across Texas experiences tinnitus. This ringing in the ears can range from a minor nuisance that is only noticed occasionally to a constant distraction that interferes with all aspects of daily life. Regardless of where you land on the spectrum, odds are you have heard
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Protect Your Investment in Hearing Devices: Five Essential Tips

Hearing aids are an investment in your well-being. It is important to protect those investments as best you can. Here are some tips to help keep your hearing aids lasting for a long time. Tip #1: Be aware of the temperature. Avoid excessive heat and cold. Do not leave your hearing devices in a hot
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Why is There More than One Type of Hearing Test?

Man receiving a hearing test in Katy

If your audiologist in Katy has recommended a hearing evaluation and you are wondering why there isn’t just one test instead of a whole series, blame it on anatomy. Your ear is made up of three different parts: the outer, middle, and inner ear. They work together to ensure you hear effectively, but damage can
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Are Your Ears Ready for Some Football?

Back to school means it is time for one of our favorite sports to return as well. Are you ready for some football? Or, are your EARS ready for some football? Autzen Stadium, where the Oregon ducks play, has been nicknamed the “House of Loud.” But, the truth is that it should be the name
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How Do Hearing Aids Work?

Improved Quality of Life with Hearing Aids

If you’re a Katy, Texas resident who has recently been diagnosed with hearing loss and new to the world of hearing aids, you no doubt have many questions as you navigate this new way of life. For starters, you may be curious how, exactly, hearing aids work. They aren’t magic, though they do have the
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July Newsletter

What YOU need to know about Summer Hearing Aid Care Moisture and condensation don’t take a vacation when it comes to the change of seasons. The risk of exposure to moisture increases in the warmer months. And moisture isn’t the only problem; summer also brings a whole host of other challenges for hearing aids that
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Can Tinnitus be Cured?

Treating tinnitus in Katy

Did you know that nearly 20 percent of people in Katy, Texas and around the country report some degree of tinnitus? Me neither. Would it surprise you even more to learn that many of these individuals with tinnitus never actually meet with their doctor? This is because it is something most of them think they
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Better Hearing & Speech Month

Better Hearing & Speech Month

Happy May! And happy Better Hearing & Speech Month. Last year, we posted a blog about this month-long movement to help raise awareness of hearing loss and speech problems as well as to promote the services we offer. Now we are looking at how you can help pass along the message and get the information
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Electric Cochlear Implants: Functions And Benefits

Commonly, hearing aids have been worn by hearing impaired people to pick up on sounds better. This is still the case, but for those with severe forms of hearing loss, cochlear implants are becoming even more popular for individuals across the world. These devices differ from that of a simple hearing aid, which is worn
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Four Reasons You Should Invest in Your Hearing Health

Hearing loss is common – nearly 48 million people in Katy, Texas and around the country suffer from it. But only about 20 percent of those who could benefit from the use of a hearing aid actually use one. This could possibly be due to their cost, as hearing aids are not cheap. Your Katy
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