Shopping Online? Don't Buy Hearing Aids!

Who doesn’t love curling up on the couch with some wine, in your pajamas, surfing the web for great deals? Online shopping is so easy...

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Top 5 Jobs That Rely On Hearing Health

There are obvious reasons as to why hearing is important in the workplace, such as the ability to hear and understand job communication or...

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Hearing Loss is Nothing to be Embarrassed About

Walking around with toilet paper on your shoe is embarrassing; losing your hearing, on the other hand, is nothing to be embarrassed about....

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What Is It Like To Lose Your Hearing?

When you ask people which of their five senses they would be most willing to sacrifice, few would say their hearing. Losing the ability to...

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5 Things to Do Now That You Have Your Hearing Back!

Hearing loss is an interesting thing to experience. For the most part, hearing loss is gradual and, because you can’t see the damage,...

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8 Tips for Adjusting to Your New Hearing Aids

Hearing is an important part of your quality of life and getting hearing aids is an important step towards living a full life. Unfortunately,...

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How To Talk To Loved Ones About Their Hearing Loss

If you’re reading this article, there’s a good chance that you suspect hearing loss in someone you love. As one of our five senses,...

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How Loud Are Fireworks?

Fireworks are a favourite tradition of Canada Day (and the Calgary Stampede) here in Calgary. They are a feast for the visual senses, full...

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What Song Would You Play For Someone Who's Never Heard Music?

With biological advancements and technology breakthroughs being announced on what feels like a daily basis, more and more people are getting...

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8 Famous Musicians With Hearing Loss

If you’ve ever been to a rock concert, you will know how loud live music can be. The sound systems at concerts and nightclubs can reach...

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Acoustic Trauma

Acoustic Trauma

What is acoustic trauma? If you’re unsure, chances are you are lucky as you have been unaffected. Acoustic trauma is when the inner ear has been damaged by high-decibel noise, either by a single loud exposure or constant exposure to...

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Can't hear the tv? Try these tips

Can't hear the tv? Try these tips

When walking into your house does your family constantly tell you how loud the tv is, but you just can’t seem to hear it? You’re not alone. Turning up the TV is your way of drowning out background noise, but this can...

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The Bionic Ear

The Bionic Ear

‘The Bionic Ear’ certainly sounds like it came straight out of a science fiction novel! However, fortunately for those who are deaf, the Bionic Ear is a reality. And it’s a fascinating reality that helps people live their...

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