Current Insurance Options for Hearing Aids in 2021

California Hearing Center is proud to present information about the current insurance options for Hearing Aids in 2021 in partnership with PayingforSeniorCare.com; The mission at PayingforSeniorCare.com and at California Hearing Center is to help families to find the care required for their loved ones to age with comfort and dignity, and to assist in finding the… Continue reading Current Insurance Options for Hearing Aids in 2021

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Learn about the New Whisper AI Learning Hearing Aids

Have hearing aids really advanced since my parents wore them?  We get this question a lot in our offices as well as at our educational seminars. Yes- And one of the new advances comes from a silicon valley startup called Whisper who wants to revolutionize the industry. It has designed AI (artificial intelligence) powered hearing aids… Continue reading Learn about the New Whisper AI Learning Hearing Aids

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Tinnitus Treatment with Hearing Aids

Hearing aids are still the ideal treatment available for tinnitus.  First let me explain what exactly Tinnitus is.Tinnitus is a condition in which a consistent noise is heard in the ear in the absence of an external source of sound.  Tinnitus (pronounced tin-ny-tus or Tin-u-tus), also known as any perception of buzzing, clicking, ringing, or… Continue reading Tinnitus Treatment with Hearing Aids

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Comorbidities of Hearing Loss

Comorbidities of Hearing Loss

Hearing loss affects most of us sooner or later, but for some of us, it may be a symptom or an outcome of another illness or health issue.  Comorbidities are the health issues that, in some cases, accompany hearing loss. It can be anything from physical disorders to mental conditions. In this blog, we take… Continue reading Comorbidities of Hearing Loss

When to Wear Earplugs?

When to wear earplugs

On most sunny days, we make sure to wear sunglasses to protect our eyes from damaging UV exposure. Why do we tend to not treat our ears with the same kindness, by wearing earplugs in noisy environments? Decibels (dB) are units used to measure sound. Normal conversation is around 60 dB but it does not… Continue reading When to Wear Earplugs?

ADAPTING TO YOUR NEW HEARING AIDS

ADAPTING TO YOUR NEW HEARING AIDS

CONGRATULATIONS ON YOUR NEW HEARING AIDS! If you experience hearing loss, getting hearing aids can be a big step forward. We know it will be a significant contributor to a new and improved quality of life, both for you and your loved ones. WHAT’S THAT SOUND? Even though they are a godsend, wearing hearing aids for… Continue reading ADAPTING TO YOUR NEW HEARING AIDS

WHAT TO EXPECT AT YOUR HEARING TEST

WHAT TO EXPECT AT YOUR HEARING TEST

If you are preparing for your first hearing screen with us here at California Hearing Center, you may have some questions. We have put together a list of frequently asked questions to help you feel prepared and confident about your appointment. WHAT DOES IT ACTUALLY INVOLVE? To put it simply, we need to check the… Continue reading WHAT TO EXPECT AT YOUR HEARING TEST

Why Do You Encourage Us to Bring a Companion?

Bringing a companion to your appointment

Answer: The simple answer is that everyone benefits, including your Hearing Specialist.  Let’s unpack some of the reasons for this:  Hearing loss affects your companion, too Once someone suspects they have hearing issues, they’ll wait, on average, seven years before getting a hearing evaluation. One reason is they don’t think it affects the people around them. … Continue reading Why Do You Encourage Us to Bring a Companion?

How and What to Clean Your Hearing Aids With

Cleaning your hearing aids daily helps ensure their performance and longevity, and it saves money on repairs. Easy to fit into your nightly routine, these hearing aid cleaning tips will help you reduce the amount of wax, debris, dust, and other contaminants that could affect your technology. How to clean your hearing aids depends upon the type… Continue reading How and What to Clean Your Hearing Aids With