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Can Hearing Loss Cause Dementia?
Feb 28, 2020
Hearing loss is a major concern for people as they get older, and several studies out of Johns Hopkins University have found a link between hearing loss and dementia. Read on to find out more.
Hearing Aids Bring Ellen Back Into The Conversation
Dec 02, 2016
Ellen* was diagnosed with dementia and didn’t communicate much. She no longer participated in family gatherings. Our audiologist diagnosed her with severe hearing loss in both ears. See what happened when Ellen was fitted with hearing aids…
The Link Between Dementia and Hearing Loss
Oct 26, 2013
November is National Alzheimer’s Awareness Month, and audiologists including those at the Ascent Audiology & Hearing, are working to raise awareness about the link between dementia and hearing loss. Find out more…
Does Hearing Loss Shrink Your Brain?
Oct 11, 2013
Did you know that untreated hearing loss can cause brain damage? Keep reading to find out about hearing loss and brain atrophy, and what you can do about it.
Hearing Loss and Alzheimer’s Disease
Sep 24, 2013
Hearing loss affects millions of Americans, and many older Americans just accept hearing loss as a part of getting older. But the consequences of hearing loss can be much more severe than originally thought - a new study has made a connection between hearing loss and Alzheimer’s Disease that everyone should know about. Read on to find out more…