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How Quitting Smoking & Lowering Blood Pressure Could Support Healthy Hearing

In Hearing Health, hearing loss, Lifestyle and Leisure, Research by Ed Kocher, ACA, BC-HIS

Hearing health is connected to overall health. This means that different conditions and certain behaviors that affect one’s health can also specifically impact hearing. Though hearing loss is commonly associated with aging, there are several other factors that can cause impaired hearing. This includes smoking and high blood pressure which can both disrupt how sound is absorbed and processed. Quitting …

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Great Things to Hear this Holiday Season in Lancaster, PA

In Events, Lifestyle and Leisure by Ed Kocher, ACA, BC-HIS

The holidays are here! The festive season reminds us about what really matters, and we take the time to be with our family, friends, and loved ones. At Advanced Tech Hearing Aid Centers, we’re committed to helping you hear, and we want you to enjoy the Christmas season with your loved ones without struggling to communicate. One great way to …

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Hearing Loss and Millennials

In hearing aids, hearing loss, Lifestyle and Leisure by Ed Kocher, ACA, BC-HIS

Many of us associate hearing loss with aging, but new studies are showing that noise-related hearing loss is dramatically transforming the hearing of young millennials. Noise related hearing loss can occur whenever our hearing is overly taxed by loud sounds. Historically, rates of hearing loss have skewed older, but with the adoption of new technologies and new cultural norms, that …