Hearing Aids Keep You Happy, Healthy, and Wealthy

Hearing Aids Keep You Happy, Healthy, and Wealthy

Mark Rahman, BC-HIS Family & Relationships, Health, hearing aid, Mental Health

Having your hearing tested can be a big step to take in your journey to better hearing health. It can be that much harder to be diagnosed with disabling hearing loss, especially as an older adult—the idea of beginning a new lifestyle and learning to hear again can be daunting, but when you consider the benefits of your overall health, …

Osteoporosis and Sudden Hearing Loss

Osteoporosis and Sudden Hearing Loss

Mark Rahman, BC-HIS Health, Hearing Loss

According to a recent study people diagnosed with osteoporosis have almost twice the risk of developing hearing loss as those without the bone-fragile skeletal disease. What is Osteoporosis? Osteoporosis is a disease that weakens bones to the point where they can break all too easily. Most often, it affects the bones in the hip, backbone (spine), and wrists. Osteoporosis is …

Comorbidities of Hearing Loss

Comorbidities of Hearing Loss

Mark Rahman, BC-HIS Health, Hearing Loss

When hearing loss starts to surface, it can be devastating, forever changing the way a person interacts with the world around them. Often, hearing loss may be a symptom or outcome of other, more serious health issues known as comorbidities. Comorbidities is a common medical term referring to one or more diseases or conditions that occur along with another condition …