Do Hearing Aids Make Hearing Loss Worse?

Do Hearing Aids Make Hearing Loss Worse? A common concern among people experiencing hearing loss is whether wearing hearing aids will actually increase the level of hearing loss. This may be partially based on the notion that louder sounds can contribute to loss of hearing. However, that is certainly not the case when it comes […]

Handling Hearing Loss in the Workplace

Handling Hearing Loss in the Workplace People who routinely work in noisy environments are at a higher risk for developing hearing loss. In many cases, people with a measurable amount of hearing loss are not even aware of the issue. Hearing Loss Statistics Canada Results from Canadian Health Measures Surveys compiled between 2012 and 2015 […]

Hearing Loss Can Increase Risk of Loneliness and Social Isolation

Hearing Loss Can Increase Risk of Loneliness and Social Isolation Untreated hearing loss can result in a wide range of problems and complications that may have a negative impact on daily life and contentment. The wide-reaching effects of hearing loss can be physical, mental, emotional, and social. Neglecting to take action when experiencing hearing loss […]

How Does Tinnitus Relate to Hearing Loss?

How Does Tinnitus Relate to Hearing Loss? Millions of people across Canada are affected by tinnitus, causing them to be exposed to unpleasant sounds and noises that no one else can hear. What is Tinnitus? Tinnitus occurs when you are consciously able to hear sounds that are not generated from outside the body. These sounds […]

Why Wait to Get Help With Hearing Loss?

Why Wait to Get Help With Hearing Loss? As the population in Canada continues to age at a steady pace, the increase of chronic health problems is also on the rise. In many cases, seniors put off seeking assistance for various ailments because they feel what they are experiencing is just a natural part of […]