When hearing problems start, so does the advice. The first suggestion is usually, “You should [...]
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.
Researchers Discover Brain Reorganizes after Hearing Loss
Researchers exploring the ways in which our brains respond to hearing loss have found that the brain reorganizes, which may be related to a link between age-related hearing loss and dementia.
Tips for traveling and flying with hearing aids
It goes without saying that, for the hearing impaired, hearing aids are indispensable while traveling.
Glasses Are Cool. Why Aren’t Hearing Aids?
Millions of Americans suffer hearing loss, but too few of us do anything about it. That has to change.
Why you shouldn't clean your ears with a cotton swab
Even if you have very waxy ears, don't attempt to clean them until you read this.
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…
5 Foods to Help Your Respiratory Health
Did you know that what you eat can benefit how your lungs function, and how well you can breathe? Give these five foods a try for improved respiratory health. Pears Eating more fresh fruit like pears may decrease production of phlegm, found a Scott
Hearing Tests During Doctors Appointments Are Rare
Hearing tests during doctor appointments are rare. In fact, only about 23 percent of adults receive hearing screenings during routine health exams.
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…