Nov. 6, 2020, 2:26 p.m.
You might be tempted to remove your Hearing Aids while working from home, but going without them can have significant negative effects: https://www.healthyhearing.com/report/53141-Wear-hearing-aids-all-the-time
Oct. 12, 2020, 12:50 p.m.
Ear Candling has been growing in popularity as the fan-favorite way to remove earwax. But be forewarned: Audiologists strongly recommended against this method.
Click here to find out why: https://www.healthyhearing.com/report/53120-Ear-candling-not-safe
Sept. 17, 2020, 1:07 p.m.
Zoom meetings aren’t anyone’s favorite part of working from home, but they can be especially difficult for those with hearing loss. The American Speech-Language Hearing Association recommends these tips for remote workers struggling with Hearing Loss: https://www.healthyhearing.com/report/53083-Working-remotely-with-hearing-loss-tips-for-virtual-meetings
Sept. 9, 2020, 3:34 p.m.
Speaking with your boss about your hearing loss is an essential step in creating a productive work environment. Healthy Hearing details some conversation tips here: https://www.healthyhearing.com/report/52257-What-to-tell-your-boss-about-your-hearing-loss
Aug. 20, 2020, 1:02 p.m.
If your hearing problems are negatively affecting your quality of life, it might be time to look into Hearing Rehabilitation: https://www.francisaudiology.com/services/hearing-rehabilitation
Aug. 3, 2020, 1:01 p.m.
Keeping your hearing aids in place and your face masks on! Stay comfortable and keep your hearing aids in place while wearing your mask, with help from Boystown Hospital: https://www.boystownhospital.org/knowledge-center/wearing-hearing-aids-with-face-mask
July 20, 2020, 12:26 p.m.
How’s your hearing? Take this quick test to find out if you need to make an appointment with an audiologist: http://www.howsyourhearing.org/FSQuickTest.pdf
July 2, 2020, 3:16 p.m.
Fireworks have the potential to reach 175 decibels. Learn how to protect your ears while enjoying this 4th of July favorite:https://www.healthyhearing.com/report/52478-How-to-protect-your-hearing-this-fourth-of-july
June 22, 2020, 1:33 p.m.
Francis Audiology provides 3 types of diagnostic evaluations to analyze your hearing. Tympanometry is used to gauge problems in the middle ear, while audiometric evaluations measure your ability to hear pitches and frequencies. Click here to learn about the diagnostic evaluations we can offer: https://www.francisaudiology.com/services/diagnostic-evaluation
June 5, 2020, 6:15 p.m.
Don’t let Swimmers Ear ruin your pool day. While you’re cooling off this weekend, be sure to look out for the slight redness and itchiness caused by excess moisture in the ear. For a full list of symptoms and treatment options, read here: https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/swimmers-ear/symptoms-causes/syc-20351682