Hearing loss is a growing health concern. There are many causes of hearing loss. Noise is the one thing that we can control. In this blog, we will discuss how ear buds and headphones can cause noise induced hearing loss and how to prevent it. 1. Listening To Loud Music Listening to music through ear buds or headphones is a popular pastime for many of us. Listening to loud music can be detrimental to hearing health. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), listening to music … [Read more...]
The Future of Audiology: How Good Audiologists Are Adapting To Change?
Audiology, the study, and treatment of hearing and balance disorders has come a long way over the past few decades. Technological advances in hearing aids and cochlear implants, as well as changes in the healthcare industry, have dramatically transformed the profession. As we look to the future of audiology, it is clear that good audiologists in St. Petersburg, FL, will need to be adaptable and forward-thinking to keep up with the changes. One of the most significant changes in audiology has … [Read more...]
How Can Hearing Doctors Address Communication Barriers In The Workplace?
Effective communication is the backbone of a successful workplace. Unfortunately, communication barriers can arise due to a variety of factors, including hearing loss. As an employer, it's crucial to ensure that all employees, including those with hearing impairments, have equal access to information and can participate fully in workplace activities. This is where the hearing Dr in St Petersburg, FL, comes in. Hearing doctors specialize in detecting, diagnosing, and treating hearing loss, … [Read more...]
What Are Some Common Psychological Impacts Of Hearing Loss?
What Are Some Common Psychological Impacts Of Hearing Loss? Untreated hearing loss affects us in many ways. Not only does it affect our ability to communicate with others, it can lead to other problems, both physical and cognitive. Studies have shown that, with proper treatment by, the best audiologist in St. Petersburg, FL, problems can be avoided or minimized. 5 Psychological Impacts Of Hearing Loss By recognizing and addressing the psychological impacts of hearing loss, individuals … [Read more...]
What Are The Signs That You Need To Have A Hearing Test?
Hearing is your most important sense. Your ears never sleep. When you can’t hear well, your brain is deprived of needed information that is directly associated with quality of life. Most individuals wait seven years before attending to their hearing healthcare needs. If you or a loved one are experiencing difficulty hearing, it is time to schedule an appointment with an audiologist. This is the first step in improving your quality of life. Your visit with the audiology doctor will give you the … [Read more...]
Rewards for Referrals
Rewards for Referrals Share the Care Program Our practice continues to grow through your referrals. We are happy to announce our new improved referral program. In addition to receiving Publix gift cards, you will now receive 10% off your next hearing aid purchase up to 50%. If you are satisfied with the care that you have received from Broadwater Hearing Care, be sure to recommend our practice to anyone in need of hearing healthcare services. We reward our patients for referrals! How … [Read more...]
How To Prepare For Your Audiologist Visit
When you schedule an appointment with a hearing aid audiologist, you make a great first step in improving your hearing healthcare. You and your audiologist want the best outcome when it comes to your hearing healthcare. This means a complete health history is important in addressing your hearing concerns. When you share your needs and expectations with our audiologist, it helps you obtain a better outcome. Ways To Prepare For Your Hearing Aid Doctor Appointment Hearing loss affects … [Read more...]
What is Preventing You From Taking Care of Your Hearing Problem?
Just as with most other medical conditions, we tend to procrastinate. Most people wait seven years before doing anything about their hearing loss. There are some important reasons why you should not put off your visit to your hearing aid audiologist. We know that when you hear better, your brain works better. You are less likely to develop dementia, fall, or become depressed. Types Of Excuses For Not Getting Help There are many excuses for not doing something Too Embarrassed To Wear … [Read more...]
Bluetooth Connectivity Help
Bluetooth can be frustrating at times and does not always work the way we want it to. Sometimes, all you need is a little patience, and problem will resolve on it’s own. Sometimes, it requires a little extra effort. Either you or a family member should be able to resolve your connectivity problem and save you from having to make a trip into the office. If you are having trouble staying connected, try turning your cellphone completely off and reboot (restart) the phone. This often fixes … [Read more...]
Traveling over the Holidays?
We now have a travel charger available for Oticon Opn S rechargeable and More rechargeable hearing aids at a new lower price. If you are flying and your hearing aids need a charger, put the charger in your carry-on bags. If you are spending even a few weeks away, it is a good idea to pack extra supplies. I would suggest you take at least enough domes and filters to last 1½ times longer than you will be away. That way if you need to change your filters or domes more frequently, you … [Read more...]
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