16 12, 2014

Avoiding Cotton Swabs – for Your Ears’ Sake

By | December 16th, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Most people are surprised to hear that we don’t recommend the use of cotton swabs to clean their ears. In fact, we recommend the opposite – to not use them at all, for many important reasons. One important reason is that earwax is a good substance. That's right, it's good. Not only is earwax good [...]

15 12, 2014

Eliminating Hearing Aid Whistling

By | December 15th, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Sometimes we jokingly say to new patients that today’s hearing aid technology, ‘Isn’t like your grandparent’s hearing aids.’ Yet, this couldn’t be truer since many of the reasons that caused people to dislike wearing hearing aids have now been remedied. One of thechief complaints was feedback; the screeching or whistling some hearing aids can emit. [...]