Mt. Harrison Audiology Archives - Mt. Harrison Audiology

Truth in Advertising

Have you seen ads in our local paper seeking “volunteers” for a “hearing aid study”?  This type of deceptive advertising is frustrating to me.  The only thing the advertiser is seeking, is to “study” how many people they can sell hearing aids to.  To their credit,...

Symptoms of Hearing Loss

As people become more aware of the dangers of hearing loss, they are curious what symptoms they should be looking for.   In some cases, the symptoms are dramatic.  These symptoms could include a sudden change in hearing acuity and ringing in the ear that doesn’t go...

Hearing and Children

It is back to school season, and this has me thinking about how learning and hearing are intertwined.  Language learning is complex, and relies heavily on both sight and hearing.  Children rely on their hearing to play, interact, and gain knowledge.  When a child has...