Oliveira Audiology Blog

Hearing Aids and Summer: Do’s and Don’ts

09-01-2020

The summer season can be a wonderful time of year, but it also means putting a little extra effort into the care of your hearing aids. With warm temperatures, an increase in outdoor activities, and plenty of on-the-go fun, summertime presents some unique challenges to hearing aids. As you might already know, the two biggest […]

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Digital Hearing Aids: What’s the Big Deal?

09-04-2020

When someone is dealing with hearing loss, he or she may look into hearing aids. If you have found yourself in this situation, you might be wondering if digital hearing aids are the way to go. Analog hearing aids are typically less expensive and easier to set up, so why are so many people turning […]

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Causes and Signs of Pediatric Hearing Loss

06-26-2020

Although hearing loss is often associated with older adults, hearing loss in children is more common than you might think. According to the National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders (NIDCD), approximately 2 to 3 children out of every 1,000 is born with hearing loss in one or both ears. And for many others, […]

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Hearing Loss Prevention & Protection Tips

04-20-2020

Your ears allow you to experience the world around you in wonderful ways, from talking with friends to listening to your favorite music. To make sure you can enjoy these things for a long time, you need to protect your ears. Good hearing loss prevention is just as important as eating foods that are good […]

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5 Tips for Maintaining Your Hearing Aids in Hot Weather

10-17-2019

Your hearing aids are a wonderful way to stay connected with your family and friends this summer. However, summer is also the time when your hearing aids are exposed to the most moisture and humidity. Keep your hearing aids protected and enjoy quality hearing aid care by following these five helpful maintenance tips. 1. Dry […]

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Never Use Q-Tips to Clean Your Ear: Here’s Why

05-01-2019

For many people, their daily routine includes reaching for a few Q-Tips to clean out their ears. However, using cotton swabs to remove earwax is actually one of the riskiest – and least effective – things you could do for your hearing. While the small, narrow shape of a Q-Tip may seem perfectly suited for […]

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5 Things to Consider When Choosing a Hearing Aid

04-17-2019

Hearing aid use is more common than you would think. Hearing aids can assist in speech understanding and can improve the quality of life for the user. If you are beginning to experience hearing loss, now is a good time to discover the available resources that can help regain what you may be missing out on. […]

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How to Tell If You Need Hearing Aids

01-25-2019

Hearing loss is quite common, nearly 50 million American’s experience some degree of hearing loss. While it is true that the risk for hearing loss increases as you age, symptoms of hearing loss should never be ignored at any age. Fortunately, there are numerous options available, and they have come a long way from the […]

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Why Choose Our Certified Audiologists in Laredo, Texas

01-21-2019

Our south Texas facility is proud to staff the most qualified and dedicated team in the Laredo area. Your hearing health-care is administered by state-licensed audiologists with years of clinical experience. We strive for the highest level of patient care, using both knowledge and compassion to pinpoint the best hearing loss solution for each individual […]

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