Hearing Aids

Wear Your Hearing Aids!

This is perhaps an obvious tip, but you would be surprised at how many people who have hearing aids insist they don’t need them in many situations. You may think hearing aids are unattractive, when the reality is often the opposite. More attractive to your significant other is the ability to talk...

Hearing Aids

Experimenting is Good

Practice in advance with different hearing aid settings to find which works best for you when outdoors. For example, there may be a setting that reduces wind noise. Don’t be afraid to experiment in any social gathering. Little Rock Audiology can give you ideas to help you enjoy your time...

Hearing Aids

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

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...

Hearing Aids

How Can a Hearing Aid Help Me?

Hearing aids are primarily useful in improving the hearing and speech comprehension of people who have hearing loss that results from damage to the small sensory cells in the inner ear. The damage can occur as a result of disease, aging, or injury from noise or certain medicines. A hearing aid magni...

Hearing Aids

Do You Hear that Ringing Sound?

Do you ever hear a ringing or buzzing sound in your ears after going to a party, concert, or other really loud event? This condition is called tinnitus, and it usually lasts until your ears gradually readjust to normal sound levels. These are signs that the environment you are in is too loud. Attend...

Hearing Aids

Do I Need a Hearing Aid?

A hearing aid is an electroacoustic body worn apparatus which typically fits in or behind the wearer’s ear. The hearing aid is designed to amplify and modulate sound for the wearer. How do I know if I need a hearing aid? If you think you might have hearing loss and could benefit from a hearing...

Hearing Aids

Tell Your Parents They Need Hearing Aids

Parents often give the best advice, but what happens when they’re the ones who need some guidance regarding a difficult topic like hearing loss. If you’re ready to broach this difficult topic and tell your parents it’s time to get hearing aids, there are right and wrong ways to go abo...

Hearing Aids

How Bad is “Too” Bad?

When it comes to health concerns, including hearing loss, people often wonder: how bad is too bad. How serious does a condition need to be before it goes from being an annoyance to something that requires medical attention? If you have mild hearing loss, you may think it’s not serious and c...

Hearing Aids

Change Your Life for the Better

Little Rock Audiology understands the inner workings of the ear, the complexities of hearing loss and is trained in the many hearing aid solutions. Getting the right hearing aid for your level of hearing loss and lifestyle can absolutely change your life for the better. Work with our hearing aid spe...