A Campaign to Make Listening Safe for All

Dr. Molly Dillon Hearing Health

According to the World Health Organization (WHO), over 1 billion people are at high risk of developing noise-induced hearing loss. People, ages 12-35, are particularly vulnerable to hearing loss as a result of loud noise exposure. WHO specifically cites that contributing to this increased risk …

Add Improved Hearing To Your New Year’s Health Goals!

Dr. Molly Dillon Hearing Health

The last time we regularly underwent hearing tests was probably when we were in school. Few Americans include regular hearing screenings in their schedule of health maintenance checks. For instance, you’ve likely had a few vision tests in the last decade, while it’s unlikely that …

How do Hearing Loops Work?

Dr. Molly Dillon Hearing, Hearing Aids

Loop systems are among the most popular and helpful assistive listening devices (ALDs) in use today. While hearing aids are turning more and more toward Bluetooth for connectivity, loop systems will likely still be in use for a long time to come. They are relatively …

October is Protect Your Hearing Month

Dr. Molly Dillon Hearing Loss

October is National Protect Your Hearing Month this month. Hearing health and exposure to noise are October by the National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders to increase awareness about the causes and prevention of noise-induced hearing loss (NIHL). Decibels and Our Hearing A …