Add an Annual Hearing Test to your New Year’s Resolutions

Happy New Year! Perhaps you have resolutions to spend more time outside, to laugh more with your friends, or to get involved in a volunteer program to donate some of your skills and time. Whatever your resolutions may be, please consider this an excellent time to check up on your own health and wellbeing, which includes your hearing. Hearing Loss … Read More

Occupational Hearing Hazards

According to a new Pew Research Center analysis of employment data from the federal Bureau of Labor Statistics, US adults are working later into their 60s than ever before. In May 2016, “18.8% of Americans ages 65 and older, or nearly 9 million people, reported being employed full- or part-time.” Furthermore, researchers pointed to a steady increase from the year … Read More

Tips for Adjusting to New Hearing Aids

For those who need hearing aids, the first time using them can be a shock! Often one may not realize it has gotten so difficult to hear everyday sounds. The ability to hear gradually slips away and the brain grows used to the absence of sounds. The longer someone waits to get hearing aids the more of an adjustment it … Read More

Great Things to Hear This Holiday Season in Los Angeles, CA

Season’s Greetings from Glendora Hearing! We love the holiday season in Los Angeles, where the we can enjoy the sparkle of winter cheer and celebration without having to shovel snow or chip away at ice. The holidays are also a great time to catch live music and entertainment that reflects the spirit of the season. If you are in Los … Read More

A Guide to Buying New Hearing Aids

If you’ve recently had a hearing test, congratulations! You’ve taken the first step in looking after your hearing health. If a hearing loss was detected or if you require an upgrade to a new pair of hearing aids, it’s time to sort through the many exciting and new technologies available on the market. This might seem like a daunting task, … Read More

The Benefits of Treating Hearing Loss

  Have you noticed changes in your hearing abilities, but have yet to seek treatment? The Hearing Loss Association of America estimates that people wait five to seven years to address issues with hearing loss. Treating hearing loss provides significant benefits to your overall health and well-being, from reducing the risk for cognitive decline to strengthening your most important relationships. … Read More

November is National Alzheimer’s Awareness Month

November is National Alzheimer’s Awareness Month! If you or a loved one is struggling to make sense of Alzheimer’s, this month is the time to learn more about the disease, its symptoms, and what you can do to manage it. When November was declared National Alzheimer’s Month in 1983, around 2 million Americans were living with Alzheimer’s. Since then, that … Read More

What to Expect at a Hearing Test

Have you been thinking about booking a hearing test? Since hearing loss is a gradual process, it can be hard to know if you have hearing loss, and you might not notice the day to day changes in your hearing until you begin to experience the symptoms of hearing loss. Being proactive about your hearing health is a great start, … Read More

Talking to a Loved One about Hearing Loss

Have you noticed that your loved one isn’t able to hear clearly? Do you struggle to communicate, and find yourself repeating the same thing over and over before they can understand you? Communication is vital to having a strong and healthy relationship, and when communication breaks down, your relationship will suffer as well. Perhaps your loved one is reluctant to … Read More

Recognizing the Signs of Hearing Loss

Have you been struggling to follow conversations lately, or has your family told you your hearing isn’t as sharp as it used to be? Whether you’ve been wondering about your hearing health for a while, or have just started noticing changes in your hearing, it’s important to be able to recognize the signs of hearing loss. Since hearing loss is … Read More