Little Rock Audiology Blog

Sleep Apnea

Sleep apnea has been found to affect more than just getting your full eight hours of sleep each night. In fact, sleep apnea can be directly linked with hearing loss. Sleep apnea is a sleeping disorder that causes the person to pause in breathing during sleep. The disorder has been known to cause hea...

Don’t Fake It

It can be tempting to smile and nod, pretending to hear what others are saying to avoid embarrassment or unwanted attention, but it can impact your relationships if you do this too often. Little Rock Audiology would like to advice you to give visual clues to indicate that you are having trouble hear...

Can You Hear the Birds?

Hearing loss can creep up so slowly that you just may not realize that you are affected. In fact you could be the last person to know as it is often the case that friends, co-workers or family members spot the problem before you do. Sounds like birdsong, footsteps or leaves rustling in the wind [&he...

Hearing Aid Maintenance

Proper maintenance and care will extend the life of your hearing aid. – Keep hearing aids away from any heat or moisture. – Clean hearing aids as instructed. (Earwax and ear drainage can damage a hearing aid.) – Avoid using hairspray while wearing a hearing aid. – Turn off he...

Hearing Aids Improve Your Quality of Life

Many people with hearing loss aren’t interested in hearing aids, because they think a hearing aid will make them look older or change how people interact with them. Some people might think they can get by just fine using visual cues to make up for their loss of hearing. Be honest with yourself...