Monthly Archives: November 2015

Comments Off on Understanding Speech

Rex Banks, Chief Audiologist at the Canadian Hearing Society, writes a thought provoking article, titled Understanding Speech – How the Brain and the Ear Work Together, in a recent Vibes publication.  He discusses the fact that as we age the auditory system and the ability to process and/or comprehend what we hear starts to falter.  Mr...

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Comments Off on 5 Causes Of Hearing Loss That You Might Not Be Aware Of

Hearing loss is often attributed to getting older or prolonged exposure to industrial or recreational noise.  Interestingly diabetes, antibiotic use, obesity, heart disease and stress can also be potential causes of hearing loss that you might not be aware of.  The following article provides detailed information about these other possible causes of hearing loss.

http://www.healthyhearing.com/report/52557-Five-unexpected-links-to-hearing-loss

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