a pair of standard foam ear plugs

A Quick Guide to Protecting Your Hearing

Looking after your hearing and your ears are vital as damage to the auditory system can be irreparable. Our auditory system is very delicate and susceptible to damage. One of the biggest causes of permanent hearing loss and tinnitus is excessive loud noise. However, even everyday sounds and environments can cause problems.  What is a […]

an audiologist is explaining the results of a hearing exam to her patient

How are Audiometry Tests Interpreted?

Audiologists use audiometry tests to verify the severity and type of hearing loss and give your audiologist the information required to determine the most appropriate course of action to manage your hearing issues. If you are unfamiliar with the result and chart or graph, you may find yourself at a bit of a loss. It […]