Author: Little Rock Audiology

We all know that hearing loss doesn't discriminate based on age. Hearing loss due to illnesses, genetics, medications or injury crosses generational lines and can affect everyone from the very young to the very old. But when it comes to hearing loss, children and teenagers face particular challenges that...

Lifestyle is certainly a factor in the increasing rates of hearing loss among young people. A daily barrage of loud video games, mp3 players cranked to full volume, concerts, sporting events, movie theaters and surround-sound entertainment systems delivers an unprecedented assault on the hearing of...

Some people are concerned that they will look older because they are wearing hearing aids. There are many different style options currently available, and most are designed to be discreet as possible. People may not even notice that you are wearing a hearing aid! Asking...

Sometimes your hearing suffers for relatively simple reasons. A perforated eardrum that’s gone unnoticed or even a buildup of earwax can cause temporary hearing issues. These will either resolve themselves or can be treated relatively easily. In other cases, it’s just a symptom of some...