Hearing loss is often neglected for years at a time. This is mainly due to the gradual decrease in your ability to hear. Hearing Health is very important to your overall health and wellness. Celebrate your hearing by doing the following:
1. Schedule a hearing exam: It’s important to get your hearing checked regularly—just like you would get your teeth cleaned or eyes examined. If you haven’t had a screening in more than a year, it’s time to schedule an appointment. Visit us
to set up your In-home appointment!
2. Educate yourself: There is a lot to learn about hearing loss and communication disorders, and one of the first steps to spreading awareness is to educate yourself! There are plenty of resources online that can get you started. Learn the
of hearing loss.
3. Get hearing protection: Do you ever go to concerts, watch fireworks, or use power tools? Then you should be using hearing protection! It’s important to remember that exposure to noise more than 85 decibels can cause hearing damage—that’s about the decibel level of the average restaurant. Below are some extra ways to protect your ears:
Celebrate the sounds of your life by ensuring you can hear. Be proactive in your health. #HearingAtHomeVA Hear Better. Live Better.