A Healthy Diet May Support Better Hearing

Dr. Maria Wynens, Au.D.Community, Hearing Loss, Hearing Loss Prevention, Lifestyle

A Healthy Diet May Support Better Hearing

Hearing loss affects a huge number of Americans, easily ranking among the top public health concerns in the country. Most hearing loss is irreversible, though some is preventable. Noise-induced hearing loss, for instance, can be mitigated by using healthy hearing strategies, such as steering clear of dangerously noisy situations, and wearing ear protection. The leading cause of hearing loss aging … Read More

Things People with Hearing Loss Wish You Knew

Dr. Maria Wynens, Au.D.Blog-post, Community, Family & Relationships, Hearing Health, Hearing Loss

Things People with Hearing Loss Wish You Knew

Many of us have preconceived notions about the experience of hearing loss. It is not until we experience the condition ourselves that we truly understand the far-reaching effects of hearing loss. If you don’t have a hearing loss, but know someone who does – whether it’s a colleague, neighbor, friend, or family member – you have probably already made adjustments … Read More

Great Things to Hear in Atlanta This Valentine’s Day

Dr. Maria Wynens, Au.D.Blog-post, Community, Hearing Health, Lifestyle

Great Things to Hear in Atlanta This Valentine's Day

Valentine’s Day is right around the corner. It’s a holiday some people embrace and some avoid. This year, single or attached, make it your business to use February 14th to celebrate Love. Living with hearing loss often offers an extra excuse to skip the lovefest and hunker down alone. It’s well known that hearing loss, particularly untreated and undiagnosed, can … Read More

Great Things to Hear in Atlanta in January

Dr. Maria Wynens, Au.D.Blog-post, Community, Family and Fun, Hearing Health

Great Things to Hear in Atlanta in January

With the excitement of the holidays over and done with, now it’s time to get back into the swing of things. If you’ve made a health-related new year’s resolution, don’t forget to include hearing health on that list! Getting an annual hearing check up is simple and painless with us at Atlanta Hearing Doctor. Here in Atlanta, we’ve got a … Read More

Great Things to Hear This Holiday Season in Atlanta

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Great Things to Hear This Holiday Season in Atlanta

Atlanta is bustling this holiday season with great things to hear. At Atlanta Hearing Doctor, we work with you to reconnect you to the sounds you’ve been missing. This holiday season is a great opportunity for you to go out with your loved ones and enjoy the festive sounds of the city. There’s something for everyone, and with so much … Read More

Improving Communication Between Couples with Hearing Loss

Dr. Maria Wynens, Au.D.Blog-post, Care and Maintenance, Community, Family and Fun, Hearing Loss, Lifestyle, News, Tips & Tricks

Improving Communication Between Couples with Hearing Loss

No man or woman is an island, and we depend on the people in our lives in countless ways. The deep emotional connections that we have with our family members, friends, and romantic partners make our happy moments happier, and also sustain us in times of hardship. It is safe to say that without our relationships with others, life would … Read More

How Hearing Aids Could Help Your Social and Cognitive Abilities

Dr. Maria Wynens, Au.D.Blog-post, Community, Hearing Aid Batteries, Hearing Aid Technology, Hearing Aids, Lifestyle, Tips & Tricks

How Hearing Aids Could Help Your Social and Cognitive Abilities

November is National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month. Here at Atlanta Hearing Doctor, we would like to contribute to the awareness around this disease by discussing the benefits of treating hearing loss – including the potential to reduce the risk for developing dementia and Alzheimer’s. What is Alzheimer’s Disease? Alzheimer’s disease is a progressive disease that worsens over time. Though symptoms … Read More

Understanding Hearing Loss in US Veterans

Dr. Maria Wynens, Au.D.Blog-post, Care and Maintenance, Community, Hearing Health, Hearing Loss, Hearing Loss Prevention, Lifestyle, News, Tips & Tricks

Understanding Hearing Loss in US Veterans

On Veteran’s Day, November 11, Atlanta Hearing Doctor is proud to honor the brave service people who have dedicated their lives to the United States. We want to take this opportunity to thank members of our military and also gently raise awareness around an issue that affects 60% of US Veterans returning from combat zones. High Rates of Hearing Loss … Read More

How to Prepare for an Emergency with Hearing Loss

Dr. Maria Wynens, Au.D.Blog-post, Community, Hearing Loss, Lifestyle

How to Prepare for an Emergency with Hearing Loss

Regardless of your age, location, or degree of hearing abilities – emergencies are extremely scary. Although you cannot prevent an emergency such as a natural disaster, you can make them less frightening and possibly less dangerous by being properly prepared. For those of us with hearing loss, it is important that we take some additional precautions when preparing for potential … Read More

Protect Yourself From Noise Pollution in Your Neighborhood

Dr. Maria Wynens, Au.D.Blog-post, Community, Hearing Health, Hearing Loss, Hearing Loss Prevention, Lifestyle

Protect Yourself From Noise Pollution in Your Neighborhood

Many of us love that comforting feeling of pulling into our own neighborhood and driveway after a long or exhausting day. Our homes are our safe-havens, the place we go to rest, relax, and restore. Did you know that noise pollution can exist in your very own neighborhood or home, and can potentially cause damage to your hearing? Is your … Read More