Tinnitus FAQ

Tinnitus FAQ

What is tinnitus? Tinnitus, or ringing in the ears, is a subjective experience. It’s often called a “phantom sound” because the sufferer hears noise that’s not externally there. Different people experience this heard noise as hissing, chirping, rushing or roaring....
Hearing Health Linked to Heart Disease

Hearing Health Linked to Heart Disease

A growing body of research reveals that your hearing health and heart health frequently correspond. Although the jury is still out on why there’s a connection and which comes first, this correlation stresses the importance of those 40 and older to get their hearing...
Valentine’s Day and Hearing Loss

Valentine’s Day and Hearing Loss

Are you unsure how to tell your Valentine that you have hearing loss or self-conscious about dating with hearing aids? The dating scene is tough for anyone to navigate, and hearing loss might make it seem even more challenging. Thankfully, a little planning can give...
Have Better Conversations with a Hearing Impaired Family Member

Have Better Conversations with a Hearing Impaired Family Member

Hearing-impaired individuals know it’s hard to communicate comfortably with their friends and family. Sometimes, people with hearing loss get so frustrated that they just tune out. But it’s hard for their loved ones, as well. Families don’t like to see someone they...
Make Understanding Hearing Loss Your New Year’s Resolution

Make Understanding Hearing Loss Your New Year’s Resolution

It’s January, which means it’s the season again for New Year’s resolution. Often, people set unrealistic goals that are quickly forgotten by mid-March. Make 2017 your healthiest year yet with Hearing and Low Vision Solutions in San Francisco, CA! Resolve to protect...
Oticon Hearing Aids and Brain Hearing Technology

Oticon Hearing Aids and Brain Hearing Technology

What is BrainHearing Technology? When your ears receive sounds, the information is sent to your brain and translated into meaning. Since the brain tries to fill in the gaps for sounds you don’t hear, the hearing process can be exhausting for those who suffer from...