Absolute Hearing Solutions Earns Esteemed 2014 Angie's List Super Service Award
Wednesday, January 21st, 2015
Award reflects company's consistently high level of customer service
Absolute Hearing Solutions has earned the service industry's coveted Angie's List Super Service Award, reflecting an exemplary year of service provided to members of the consumer review service in 2014...
Have You Heard? BELIEVE NONE OF WHAT YOU HEAR
Thursday, November 24th, 2011
Over one-third of people between ages 65 and 75 years have some degree of hearing loss, which is considered to be the third most common chronic health condition among the elderly (behind hypertension and arthritis). For this reason alone, a yearly hearing test is recommended. After all, most elderly individuals get their eyes tested regularly, don't they? Yet, routine hearing testing is not as prevalent as regular eye exams...
Have You Heard? IS HEARING LOSS LINKED TO ALZHEIMERíS
Monday, February 23rd, 2015
There are a number of studies that suggest a link between sensory impairment and Alzheimerís disease. For instance, one study found that people suffering from hearing loss had a 30% to 40% greater chance per year of experiencing cognitive decline than people with normal hearing. The rates of cognitive decline were directly related to the level of study participantsí hearing loss...
Have You Heard? REALITY CHECK
Tuesday, February 17th, 2015
Expecting a hearing instrument to compensate for a hearing loss in the same way that prescription eyeglasses correct a refraction error (nearsightedness, farsightedness, and astigmatism) is unrealistic. The fact is that hearing instruments cannot provide wearers with ď20/20 hearing.Ē† While prescription eye lenses need only redirect near, mid-, or long-range images so that they land properly on the retina, a hearing instrument must identify which frequencies in the wearerís wide hearing range need to be amplified...
Have You Heard? SUDDEN SENSORINEURAL HEARING LOSS
Monday, December 22nd, 2014
Each year in the United States, approximately 4,000 people experience sudden sensorineural hearing loss (SSHL), which involves muffled or reduced hearing either instantly or over the span of a few days. SSHL, which most commonly occurs among people aged 30 to 60 years, is defined as losing 30 decibels in three connected frequencies...