Age doesn't matter, you could have hidden hearing loss
New study sheds some light on hidden hearing loss.
How to Properly Clean Your Ears
How do you properly clean your ears? Audiologist Beth McCormick explains safe, proper ear cleaning care, the value of earwax and how that can affect your hearing aids.
5 signs you might have hearing loss
There are a number of signs and symptoms that can signify hearing loss.
Q-tips are sending thousands of kids to the ER
Feel the need to clean your child's ears? Step away from that cotton swab.
Travel Tips for Hearing Aid or Cochlear Implant Users
One major concern people have when they are about to take a flight with their new hearing aids or cochlear implant is “can I wear hearing aids on an airplane”? This question is often times not addressed with new users of hearing aids, and if you get to the airport and realize you haven’t asked, …
Why I Decided to Stop Hiding My Hearing Aids
Growing up hard of hearing was not a comfortable experience for me. I spent years hiding my hearing aids, then one day that changed.
Avera announces plans for Lewis & Clark campus
The area that includes Lewis and Clark Specialty Hospital in Yankton will be renamed Avera Fox Run Health Campus, as Avera’s purchase of the complex became effective April 1 Avera is transitioning the 10-bed hospital to Avera Sacred Heart Hospital and also bought the family practice clinic, physical therapy clinic and imaging center connected to Lewis and Clark On the campus will be the Avera Surgical Hospital, Avera Medical Group Family Medicine and Avera Fox Run Medical Plaza, which will include the independent clinic offices. The independent clinic practices currently located in the clinic building on the campus will remain independent and will become tenants. The family practice clinic, including Dr. Jeff Johnson and two advance…
Frozen Shoulder: How can Physical Therapy Help Loosen the Joint?
Are you dealing with a pain in your shoulder during the day and at night? Are you noticing stiffness and decreased motion in your shoulder, making it difficult to perform your daily tasks? There is a chance you may have Adhesive Capsulitis, also known as Frozen Shoulder. Adhesive capsulitis commonly affects women more than men and it usually occurs between the ages of 40-70 years old. There is no known cause why people develop frozen shoulder, but studies show that those with diabetes, stroke, or Parkinson’s may be at a higher risk. It also tends to develop in those that have had an injury to the shoulder, or during periods of immobilization. The shoulder is a ball-and-socket joint. It is made up of three bones, the humerus, scapula (shoulder), and clavicle (collar bone)…
How To Stop The Ringing In Your Ears
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Tips for Traveling with Hearing Loss
Traveling is a typically a fun activity but it can often be a nuisance for those with hearing loss and hearing aids. Remembering these tips can keep your travel stress-free and your hearing aids well-maintained.