The Fascinating History of Sign Language

Much like the English language, tracing the invention of sign language to a particular point in history is impossible.  Throughout history,...

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Quieten Your Home With 3 Easy Steps

For many of us, sound can be a problem. If you suffer from Tinnitus, loud sounds can be so painful they bring you to tears. For those of us...

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Our Ears Can Detect Cancer!

Now, before this headline gives you the wrong idea, our ears aren’t super powered organs that can immediately sense if someone has cancer....

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Do You Hear Ringing While Partying? Might Be A Danger Sign

Partying Till Your Ears Are Ringing Whether it’s classical, rock or R&B, listening to music is a great opportunity to let your...

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The Five Stages in Dealing With Hearing Loss

In 1969, Kubler-Ross outlined the five stages of emotions experienced by people dealing with grief. Because hearing loss is a significant change...

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Ear Buds: Friend or Foe?

To most of us music is an escape. Whether it’s classical, rock or Tuvan Throat Singing, there’s few things better than putting...

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Lawnmowers, Motorcycles, Construction - Protect Your Hearing This Summer

Not only has the warm summer weather returned to Calgary, the noisy soundtrack and noises of our outdoor city life are back too. Lawn mowers,...

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3 Summertime Threats to Your Hearing Aids

Boating, swimming, and basking in the sun are a couple of fantastic activities to enjoy in the summer months. However, while wonderful pastimes,...

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Laughter, happiness and hearing

“There is nothing in the world so irresistibly contagious as laughter and good humor,” wrote Charles Dickens in his classic novel...

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3 Things You Need To Know About ReSound ENZO²

Designed for those with severe to profound hearing loss, the ReSound ENZO² hearing aid has the potential to change lives! If you’re...

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Hearing loss and sports

Hearing loss and sports

What do Derrick Coleman, Matt Hamill, Lou Ferrigno and Tamika Catchings all have in common? They are all without a doubt amazing athletes, but they also all suffer from significant hearing loss or deafness. Although hearing loss can make...

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How can I care for my hearing aids in the summer?

How can I care for my hearing aids in the summer?

Summer is just around the corner which means beaches, barbeques, sun-soaked vacations, waterfall chasing, pool parties and endless adventure! Technology requires special care during the summer months, and your hearing aids are no exception....

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The most common everyday contributors to hearing loss

The most common everyday contributors to hearing loss

Ever wonder how your hearing got so bad? You’re not alone. Many people lose their hearing from everyday things. Whether it’s from work, driving in the car or simply from household items, your hearing is at risk every day. Although...

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