Little Rock Audiology Blog

Be Part of the Conversation

There’s nothing worse than trying to have lunch with friends or dinner with family and feel completely left out of the conversation because you can’t hear what everyone is saying. Or if you’re in a restaurant or coffee shop, the background noise may be drowning out the important information or...

Can Pain Relievers Increase Hearing Loss Risk?

Headache? Back pain? At the first sign of pain, you might reach for a pain-relieving medicine to sooth your bodily woes. Analgesics are the most frequently employed medications in the United States and are commonly used to treat a variety of medical conditions. But although popping a pill may make t...

Hearing Loss and Diabetes

Hearing loss is about twice as common in people with diabetes. Hearing depends on small blood vessels and nerves in the inner ear. Studies have shown that people with diabetes have a higher rate of hearing loss than people without diabetes. Although the relationship between diabetes and hearing loss...

Helping a Loved One Dealing with Hearing Loss

Do you have a loved one that is dealing with hearing loss? Here are 6 quick tips to help you! Choose a private location to discuss it Talk without shouting Remind them they aren’t alone Express how their hearing loss affects you Explain how treatment can improve their quality of life Show your...

Enjoy Television, Movies & Music

Do you avoid going to the movies or the local community theater because you simply can’t hear the dialogue or music? A hearing aid customized to your specifications allows you to get back to those activities you love. Go to the symphony, a theater production or concert again. Or simply enjoy a fav...