5 Everyday Noises that May Cause Hearing Loss

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

5 Everyday Noises that May Cause Hearing Loss

Most of us think of hearing loss as something that happens as we age or when we experience a burst of very loud sounds. Did you know, though, that there are noises we experience every day that could permanently damage our hearing? We may not pay much attention to these commonplace noises, as we have grown used to them. They’re … Read More

Hearing Loss is America’s Most Common Workplace Injury

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

Hearing Loss is America’s Most Common Workplace Injury

We all know that workplaces can be dangerous, and we often hear reports of workplace injuries. Did you know that the number one workplace injury is actually hearing loss? Around 22 million workers are exposed to hazardous noise levels every year, and estimates by the Department of Labor show that approximately $242 million is spent each year on worker’s compensation … Read More