Surgeon jumps from bridge after divorce from TV personality wife
A top local surgeon and the ex-husband of ABC News’ chief women’s health correspondent killed himself by leaping off the George Washington Bridge, it was reported Sunday. Dr. Robert Ash…
11 Tips for a Blissful Night’s Sleep
Do you ever have trouble sleeping? Trouble falling asleep…and staying asleep? Do you feel tired in the mornings, finding yourself struggling your way through the day with cups of coffee, wond…
Everyone should cook with MSG, says food scientist
"I like to encourage my kids to eat a little healthier, so I'll sprinkle a little 'supersalt' in there. That stuff is really powerful."
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, …
The Best Hearing Advice I’ve Ever Received
When hearing problems start, so does the advice. The first suggestion is usually, “You should [...]
Looking after your hearing aid: 5 tips for first-time users
First-time hearing aid user? There is a lot to take in! Here are some helpful tips on hearing aid care for first-time users.
Tips for Dining Out with Hearing Loss
The new trend toward a more festive, vibrant ambiance in restaurants has made dining experiences much louder than before.
Hearing aids: How to choose the right one
Hearing aids — Find out how to choose the right hearing aid.
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 avoid them and what to do if they happen
Wear your hearing aids as prescribed, keep them in a safe place when you take them out – and know what to do if the unexpected happens.