November is National Alzheimer’s Awareness Month

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

Gulf Gate Hearing Aid Center offers free hearing tests, and you should treat yourself to one as a holiday present. Why would we suggest a hearing test in an article about National Alzheimer’s Awareness Month, you ask? A growing body of research shows potential links between the onset of dementia and untreated hearing loss – and Alzheimer’s disease is one …

Celebrate World Alzheimer’s Month with a Hearing Test

Mark Rahman, BC-HIS Mental Health

 September 2018 is World Alzheimer’s Month, and World Alzheimer’s Day is September 21 each year. According to Alzheimer’s Disease International, “2 out of every 3 people globally believe there is little or no understanding of dementia in their countries. The impact of World Alzheimer’s Month is growing, but the stigmatization and misinformation that surrounds dementia remains a global problem that …

How Exercise, Diet, Sleep, and Hearing Affect Brain Aging

How Exercise, Diet, Sleep, and Hearing Affect Brain Aging

Mark Rahman, BC-HIS Diet, Hearing Health, Hearing Loss Prevention, Lifestyle and Leisure, Mental Health, News, Research

The most current science out there tells us that our bodies and minds are inextricably linked. More so, modern medicine now focuses on the entire person where health is evaluated. That is to say that none of our systems exists in a vacuum, and hearing health is no exception to that rule. Just as hearing loss can take a tremendous …