Are Two Hearing Aids Better Than One?

hearing aids, Hearing Loss

You may have heard the saying “Two heads are better than one.” Well, so are two hearing aids. Bilateral hearing loss is the loss of hearing in both ears. In this case, two hearing aids are recommended. Hearing loss affects …

Christmas Party

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Our HHCS family enjoyed a Christmas party this week!

The Ladies of HHCS wish you a very happy holidays!

We decorated cookies, built a gingerbread house, and exchanged gifts!

A gingerbread house.

Our new office manager, Angie, got the most …

What to Expect at a Hearing Test

Hearing Loss, What to Expect

If you think you might have hearing loss, early treatment is the best option. Your doctor will be able to diagnose the issue and the potential underlying cause. Though damage to the inner ear is usually not reversible, hearing aids …

Encouraging a Loved One to Take a Hearing Test

Encouraging a Loved One to Take a Hearing Test

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The aging process is not an easy endeavor for anyone. For those who have loved ones who are beginning to lose their hearing, it can be a frustrating time. The need to raise your voice and repeat simple sentences can …

The Benefits of Treating Hearing Loss

The Benefits of Treating Hearing Loss

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Hearing loss can be described as a condition that hinders your normal hearing acuity. This condition makes it difficult to perceive speech and sounds, calling for an increased volume in order to understand what is being said. In most occasions, …

Identifying the Signs of Hearing Loss

Identifying the Signs of Hearing Loss

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It is a given that hearing loss increases significantly as we age. Statistics show that two percent of babies are born with some hearing impairment. Four to six percent develop a loss after birth to age six. A very significant …

Thank you

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Dr C here, I apologize for the slow feed over here of late.

Some of you are aware, but my husband has been through some health issues recently and we have been trying to keep things as simple as possible. …

Earth Day

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Did you know that hearing aid batteries can be recycled? Zinc air cell batteries can be recycled at any of the recycling centers in Durham and Orange County.

We are happy to take them for you if you bring them …