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23 02, 2019

World Hearing Day

By |2019-02-25T08:51:33-05:00February 23rd, 2019|Categories: DOMS EARS BLOG, DomsEars Blog|Comments Off on World Hearing Day

Celebrate March 3, World Hearing Day The World Health Organization has designated March 3 as World Hearing Health Day.  The purpose is to raise awareness of the impact hearing loss has on our ability to function in our daily lives.  According to the National Institute of Deafness, 48 million Americans suffer from some degree of [...]

24 05, 2018

The importance of  Yanni vs Laurel debate!

By |2018-08-31T12:43:22-04:00May 24th, 2018|Categories: DOMS EARS BLOG, DomsEars Blog|0 Comments

Last week the Internet went crazy over an auditory illusion asking the question, did you hear Yanni or Laurel?   A few years ago we had the same craze over the color of a dress!  So what makes it so hard for people to agree on what they are hearing??? Both Yanni and Laurel have sounds [...]

28 06, 2017

Fireworks and Hearing

By |2018-08-31T12:43:22-04:00June 28th, 2017|Categories: Blog, DOMS EARS BLOG|0 Comments

  Some tips on Fireworks and Hearing With the Fourth of July around the corner it is a good time to think about the effects of noise on our hearing.   Fireworks are beautiful to watch, but potentially harmful to our ears.   According to the American Speech Hearing Association, the decibel level (loudness) of fireworks has [...]

24 04, 2017

Recording the sounds of nature’s quietest places

By |2018-08-31T12:43:22-04:00April 24th, 2017|Categories: DOMS EARS BLOG|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Recording the sounds of nature's quietest places      We wanted to share this great story about finding the quietest places.   APRIL 23, 2017, 9:24 AM| Gordon Hempton, who calls himself the Sound Tracker, is an "acoustic ecologist" who has traveled the world recording the sounds of nature, from birdsong and rainfall to babbling brooks [...]

8 03, 2017

March Madness can be maddening to your ears……

By |2018-08-31T12:43:22-04:00March 8th, 2017|Categories: DOMS EARS BLOG|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Noise level in basketball arenas, especially at tournament time can be deafening. Some arenas have measured decibel levels at 120 dB- the same level as a jet engine! At some arenas the fans are encouraged to pump up the volume to increase the level of excitement with signs like “GETLOUD.” The combination of screaming fans, [...]

15 02, 2017

How In-Ear Monitors Can Help (Or Hurt) An Artist

By |2018-08-31T12:43:23-04:00February 15th, 2017|Categories: DOMS EARS BLOG|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

From an article written 2/14/2017 by Paula Parisi   Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images Adele performing a tribute to George Michael onstage during The 59th Grammy Awards at Staples Center on Feb. 12, 2017 in Los Angeles. "My ears weren't working!" has been an artist's rejoinder for everything from cueing the wrong playback to singing off-key. But sometimes things really [...]

14 02, 2017

Hearing Loss at 20?

By |2018-08-31T12:43:23-04:00February 14th, 2017|Categories: DOMS EARS BLOG|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Hearing Loss at 20? CDC Says it’s More Common than You Think Nearly 20 percent of people in their 20s already have some hearing loss, and more than half of people are not losing their hearing from loud noise at work, according to a new report. The survey from the Centers for Disease Control and [...]

16 08, 2016

Don’t Use Q-Tips in Ears

By |2018-08-31T12:43:23-04:00August 16th, 2016|Categories: Blog, DOMS EARS BLOG, DomsEars Blog|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

This past sunday I saw what was a repeat from May of this year, a segment on Sunday morning with Charles Osgood that really hit home for me.  In our Audiology practice the number one question I am asked is "Is it safe for me to use q-tips?"  This article helps to remind us that Q-tips are great little [...]

31 07, 2016

Shark Tanks Daymond Johns on Hearing Aids

By |2018-08-31T12:43:23-04:00July 31st, 2016|Categories: DOMS EARS BLOG|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

In an article written in Money, Daymond John shares a message that speaks loud and clear to the fact that age is irrelevant when it comes to hearing loss and that vanity can not play a part in one's decision to use hearing aids. Hearing is one of our most important senses, it’s always our wish that people [...]

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