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Why hearing aid stigma is no longer a thing (mostly)

Here are two interesting statistics: Hearing loss is very common, affecting 50 percent of U.S. adults...

Posted on: 06/09/2021

Men’s dementia risks increase with hearing loss

Plenty of studies over numerous years have linked untreated hearing loss to an increased risk for dementia...

Posted on: 06/04/2021

Tackle your hearing loss this Men’s Health Month

Admit it, if you’re a man, you know why there was a need to devote an entire month to men’s...

Posted on: 06/02/2021

Justin Osmond on life with his hearing aids in vs. out

In his fourth of six blogs written exclusively for Starkey, Justin Osmond — who was born with a...

Posted on: 05/27/2021

The benefits of hearing aids are priceless

If you were a teenager or older in the late 1990s, you no doubt are familiar with and fond of...

Posted on: 05/21/2021

12 reasons you should test your hearing

May is Better Hearing Month — and this Better Hearing Month is all about reconnecting with friends,...

Posted on: 05/19/2021

Treating hearing loss may help head off late-life depression

If you follow Starkey at all (via our website, this blog, or any of our social channels), you know that we...

Posted on: 05/14/2021

Could earwax be causing your hearing loss?

Since earwax seems to be on everyone’s lips these days…wait, let us start that one over,...

Posted on: 05/12/2021

Reconnect during this Better Hearing Month

It’s been a long year, hasn’t it? Last Better Hearing Month, we were rookies when it came to...

Posted on: 05/05/2021

Hearing aids may positively effect the rates of cognitive decline

Today’s hearing fact makes for a rare good news/bad news/good news blog. The first good news is that...

Posted on: 04/30/2021

Justin Osmond on why hearing health is essential

In the third of six blogs he’s writing exclusively for Starkey, Justin Osmond — who was born...

Posted on: 04/28/2021

Too many farmers end up with hearing loss

Today’s stat, from a Cleveland Clinic article titled “8 Jobs That Lead to Hearing Loss and How...

Posted on: 04/23/2021

Why can’t I hear well in the car?

When people find out I’m an audiologist, they’ll often ask me some version of the following:...

Posted on: 04/21/2021

Hearing loss is linked to an increased risk for depression

Everyone has their reasons for why they do certain things. Big things, like why they follow a particular...

Posted on: 04/16/2021

Why two hearing aids are better than one

Ok, try this: Cover one eye with your hand and look around. Notice how clarity, depth perception and...

Posted on: 04/14/2021

Hearing aids are more tortoise than hare

We’re a society that demands quick results and instant gratification. It’s how we came to have...

Posted on: 04/09/2021

Regular hearing checkups are a good idea

If you’re proactive about your health and well-being — and more of us are today than ever...

Posted on: 04/07/2021

12 reasons to get Livio Edge AI custom rechargeable hearing aids

If you’ve been holding out on getting hearing aids because you were waiting for something that...

Posted on: 03/31/2021

How loud for how long is key to avoiding noise-induced hearing damage

Exposure to loud noise is the second leading cause of hearing loss — after aging. It’s also one...

Posted on: 03/26/2021

Justin Osmond on what he likes about wearing Livio Edge AI hearing aids

In his second of six blogs written exclusively for Starkey, Justin Osmond — who was born with a...

Posted on: 03/24/2021