Depending on the cause, hearing loss can come on suddenly or occur over time. You may not even notice a hearing problem until you begin hearing persistent ringing sounds in your ears at all times. Because of the lack of hearing in your ears, a ringing sound becomes apparent as your body tries to fill Read more..
If you’re experiencing discomfort in your ear, you may be looking for a quick fix. A tried and true solution is to “crack” your ears by popping them and relieving the pressure or clog. Before the team at El Dorado Hearing shares how you can crack your ears, it’s essential to understand what may be Read more..
Have you noticed that sounds are getting more difficult to hear or decipher? Are you constantly turning up the volume on the television? If you’re tired of asking your friends and family to repeat themselves, it may be time to schedule a hearing test with a qualified hearing specialist. El Dorado Hearing will have you Read more..
It is estimated that 48 million Americans have some degree of hearing loss. While hearing loss is relatively common, especially as we age, there are different levels of hearing loss an individual may experience. From mild to profound hearing loss, it’s essential to understand the key differences to accurately treat and restore hearing to the Read more..
As children, we undergo ear exams regularly — whether experiencing hearing problems or not. But as we get older, these ear exams become infrequent. You likely don’t even think to schedule one unless you notice troubling symptoms of hearing loss. But did you know that ignoring your ear health could increase the risk of hearing Read more..
Experiencing problems with your hearing can be extremely frustrating. When this happens, you may be wondering what is causing it and how you can manage your hearing impairment. Different parts of your ears work together to collect sound, create vibrations, and transfer sound waves to the brain. For this process to happen, all three parts Read more..
Caring for an elderly loved one can be challenging, primarily if the individual also exhibits signs of limited hearing. Their hearing loss doesn’t only affect them — it impacts the lives of their loved ones and caregiver as well. Not only can the inability to hear potentially put them in harm’s way but can wreak Read more..
It’s no surprise that many individuals face hearing problems at some point in their lives — but the severity of the hearing loss will differ from person to person. Hearing loss is measured on a scale of decibels and determines your degree of hearing loss through different sound levels. Those with normal hearing can hear Read more..
Although one of the most common reasons for hearing loss is the natural aging process, there are many other reasons an individual may experience hearing loss — including ear infections. Ear infections may not seem like a big deal in the grand scheme of things, but depending on the severity of the condition, you may Read more..
The baby boomers are the largest group of people experiencing hearing loss today. Baby boomers are estimated to have a hearing loss in one out of six cases. However, only about 25% of boomers proactively seek help, despite a growing number living with hearing loss. Baby Boomers were born after a sharp increase in birth Read more..