Categories Accessible Hearing Aids

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Improve the Quality of Your Life

Hearing aids can improve the overall quality of your personal relationships. People who can hear what is going on around them are happier! If you are missing out on the joys of life, call me today at 504-738-4557. You are just a phone call away from the hearing help you […]

Digital Hearing Aids – Improving Quality of Life

In the last two decades, hearing aid technology has made significant strides, most notably through the development of digital hearing aids.  Hearing aids assess complex decisions about the processing of sound from our surrounding environment. Here is how it works. The microphone picks up sound in your situation and passes […]

The 5 Emotional and Mental Benefit of Listening to Music

Recent studies have shown that listening to music improves our mood and emotions as well as our overall mental state. Each of us encounters music daily, whether it be while watching a television commercial while taking a ride in an elevator, or hearing your grandchildren sing. Here are the top […]

Why Is Ear Wax A Good Thing?

Doctor Joe Griffith, doctor of audiology and the owner of Accessible Hearing Aids would like to explain to you why ear wax is a good thing.  Ear wax has a protective function. Often it can indicate the state of your health.  Basically, ear wax has three functions: It keeps your […]

Does Hearing Loss Contribute to Dementia?

There are three main theories for how hearing loss may contribute to cognitive decline and dementia. Cognitive Load – Because the brain is constantly coping with degraded sounds because its resources are dedicated to processing those sounds, this impairs its other processes such as memory and thinking. Brain Atrophy – […]