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How Diet and Nutrition Can Help Hearing Health

In Hearing Health, Lifestyle and Leisure, Preventative Care by Advanced Tech Hearing Aid Centers

Maintaining optimal hearing health is essential for our overall well-being, yet it’s often overlooked in discussions about diet and nutrition. Research suggests that what we eat can have a significant impact on our auditory system, influencing our susceptibility to hearing loss. Nutrients for Healthy Hearing Certain nutrients play a crucial role in supporting the health of our auditory system. Omega-3 …

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Dive into Prevention: Effective Strategies to Avoid Swimmer’s Ear

In Hearing Health, Preventative Care by Ed Kocher, ACA, BC-HIS

Swimmer’s Ear, medically known as otitis externa, is a common condition that affects swimmers and water enthusiasts. It occurs when water becomes trapped in the ear canal, leading to inflammation and infection. While Swimmer’s Ear can be uncomfortable and disruptive, the good news is that it is highly preventable. In today’s discussion, we will explore some effective strategies to keep …

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How Hearing Aids Reduce Cognitive Decline

In hearing aids, hearing loss, Preventative Care by Ed Kocher, ACA, BC-HIS

It’s World Alzheimer’s Month! Every September Alzheimer’s Disease International (ADI) works tirelessly to raise awareness of Alzheimer’s Disease and dementia, and dedicates a month to reducing the stigma around Alzheimer’s Disease. Many people are scared to admit that they’re feeling more forgetful than ever, or that they often get confused. Many studies have linked hearing loss with an increased risk …

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Meds that Could Cause Hearing Loss

In hearing loss, Preventative Care by Ed Kocher, ACA, BC-HIS

Be Aware: Meds That Could Cause Hearing Loss   An increased risk of hearing loss as a side effect of certain medications is gaining attention, as the public becomes aware that many commonly used drugs could cause permanent damage to their ears. It is estimated that 500,000 Americans suffer hearing loss as a result of ear-damaging medications each year. Pharmacists …