Hearing Damage from Outdoor Activities

When the weather starts to warm up and the clouds from spring showers go away, the outdoors becomes more appealing for most people. Trips to the beach, grilling outdoors, amusement parks, and more become staples in many people’s lives. But did you know that some of our favorite outdoor activities can cause hearing damage if […]

How to treat impacted earwax

Tips For How to treat impacted earwax

What is earwax? Cerumen, more commonly known as earwax, is made from dead skin and hair cells in the inner ear. Though most people think of earwax as something that causes their ears to feel clogged or as something they need to clean out, it provides lubrication to the ear and has antibacterial benefits. It […]

What Are the Risks of Dementia?

Our body systems work together in ways that most people do not understand. Two of those systems are the auditory system and the central nervous system, specifically the brain. Our ears are connected to the brain and that allows us to hear and process different noises. Sound waves travel through the ear, vibrate the eardrum, […]