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Principles of Being Cool

Culture changes more rapidly now than ever before, making it nearly impossible to stay up-to-date on current trends. Therefore, you may (wrongly) assume that becoming “cool” is out of reach. WRONG! You can be a very cool person. And you can wear cool hearing aids. Read to find out how. How to Be Cool So, you want to be cool. …

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Make Hearing Great Again!

Trump’s 2016 campaign popularized it, and the “Make America Great Again” campaign slogan continues on in infinite permutations! You’ve probably used it yourself in some form or another. At Decibels Audiology and Hearing Aid Center, our patriotic audiologists’ goal is to “Make Hearing Great Again!” Through hearing aid repair consultations, we assist patients with fit and function of devices. Hearing …

Sign Language at Disney World

Did you know Disney World has won an award for advances in media for deaf and hard of hearing? Several years ago, Walt Disney World received an award from the National Association of the Deaf for their use of sign language interpretation at their parks, along with other programs. In fact, Mickey and Minnie’s use of sign language at Disney …

Haters Gonna Hate…Their Hearing Aids

Want to channel your inner Taylor Swift? I mean, who doesn’t? Taylor doesn’t wear fabulous hearing devices (yet). However, she is young, beautiful, and seemingly carefree! T-Swift lives in an over-the-top apartment in New York, wears drool-worthy handbags, and draws on her personal life to write simple, sweet songs about previous relationships. And, in one of her most popular songs …

Rob Lowe lost hearing in his right ear as a baby because of the mumps.

Say What? Hearing Loss and Cognitive Decline

An estimated 40-50% of adults over the age of 65 experience some level of hearing loss, and that percentage increases to approximately 83% of people over the age of 70. Brain function and cognitive decline are¬†closely associated with hearing health for this high number of people. Though these numbers may seem staggering at the outset, but for those of us …