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Ragweed Allergy Season

10-03-2018

The SYMPTOMS of RAGWEED ALLERGY However, the most common ragweed allergy symptoms include: itchy, watery eyes. scratchy throat. runny nose or congestion. coughing or wheezing. sinus pressure, which may cause facial pain. swollen, bluish-colored skin beneath the eyes. decreased sense of smell or taste. poor sleep quality. What Causes a ragweed allergy? A ragweed allergy […] ... more

How to Avoid Hearing Loss

09-25-2018

Every day millions of Americans are exposed to hazardous levels of noise in their occupation or recreational pursuits. Hearing loss is often difficult to detect because it usually happens gradually.  In addition to unsafe noise levels, aging can naturally diminish your ability to hear. With each year, the miniscule hair cells housed in your inner […] ... more

Hearing Loss: Is your Baby at Risk?

05-15-2018

At birth, babies undergo a newborn hearing screening test before they are discharged from the hospital. When a baby does not pass the screening, a follow up hearing evaluation is scheduled. A follow up screening must be scheduled as soon as possible to provide the appropriate diagnosis and make certain that age level speech, language, […] ... more

What to Expect from Your Hearing Aid

09-15-2016

Do you find yourself straining to hear conversations? Do you complain that people are mumbling when they speak to you? These are just a couple of early warning signs of hearing loss. Additional signs include: Turning the TV or radio on at a higher volume than most people prefer Trouble hearing what is said at […] ... more

Early Warning Signs of Hearing Loss

05-15-2016

As you age, it’s more likely than not that your hearing will decline. This is due to a lifetime of noise from things like loud work environments, rock concerts or head phones. In addition, hearing loss can be brought on by diseases like diabetes, heart problems or hypertension. The unfortunate thing is that loss of […] ... more