Hearing Health Blog

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Scientists Found a Possible Cure for Tinnitus

Every patient with tinnitus knows how frustrating and debilitating the ringing sound in one’s ear can be. More than 50 million Americans suffer from this hearing loss-related condition but there’s still no said treatment that works for everyone. However, the University of Arizona seems to be closing in on a potential new cure. Tinnitus has […]

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Brain Awareness Week: How Your Brain and Hearing are Connected

This week is Brain Awareness Week. This global campaign, celebrated every March, aims to increase public awareness of the progress and benefits of brain research for people of all ages. As a supporter of BAW, we’d like to talk about the link that connects our brain and our hearing. While it’s been known that hearing […]

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It’s World Hearing Day!

Today, we’re celebrating World Hearing Day. Every year, on March 3rd, the World Health Organization (WHO) aims to spread awareness about the importance of hearing health across the globe. This year’s theme is “Check your hearing!” And here at Kirsch Audiology, we can’t say enough about giving your ears lots of love by incorporating a […]

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Can I Buy a Hearing Aid Online?

These days, it seems like you can buy everything from a gallon of milk to a car online, so can you also buy a hearing aid online? In fact, hearing aids can be found online, through platforms such as eBay and wholesale retailers, but these are often not the high-tech medical devices that offer personalized […]

What Is a Doctor of Audiology

What Is a Doctor of Audiology?

If you have hearing loss, you may be wondering what kind of doctor to see. This is a great question, as your hearing is as important as any other medical condition you may have, and it’s important to see an expert who can provide long-term care and guidance on your journey to better hearing. If […]

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Hearing Aid Doctor: How an Audiologist Can Treat Your Hearing Loss

Hearing aid doctors, or audiologists, as they are formally known, are licensed health care professionals skilled in treating hearing loss. Because hearing loss can be caused by a variety of factors – including, but not limited to sudden damage to the inner ear, aging, or long-term exposure to loud noise – it’s important to see […]

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Celebrate “National Protect Your Hearing Month”

Well, pumpkin season has arrived! We’ve transitioned our coffee drinks and desserts into everything pumpkin. But there’s more to October than just the cozy feeling of fall. During this month, the National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders raises awareness about hearing protection. As we wrap up this time of the year, we’d like […]

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Today’s Headphones Could Lead to Tomorrow’s Hearing Loss

Have you noticed how often we wear headphones throughout the day? Whether we’re listening to a podcast while getting ready for work, blasting our favorite jams to pump us up during our workout, or even playing the coziest music to drown out the noise at work, we’re all habitual users of headphones. The World Health […]

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How Can You Protect Your Child’s Hearing?

Summer is here, which means kids are out of school. It’s an exciting time for the little ones who can run around, homework-free and only think about all the fun things they get to do. And for parents, it’s all about planning which activities can educate, entertain, and engage their children during these sunny days. […]