The Yanny/Laurel soundwave

​Yanny or Laurel?

May 18, 2018

If you’ve spent time on the Internet this week, you may have come across the audio clip of a voice saying either “yanny” or “laurel.” Just over half the people who listen to the clip – about 53 percent – hear Laurel, while the other 47 percent hear yanny. But which one is right, and what’s causing this divide?

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A man talks to a pharmacist about his medicine

​The troubling tie between some medicines and hearing loss

May 01, 2018

Hearing loss has many causes: loud noises, ear injuries, illness, and age. But did you know some of the medicines you take may cause hearing loss? Read more to find out what they are and how you can protect your hearing.

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The Hollywood sign

​9 celebrities with hearing loss

Mar 02, 2018

One of the common concerns people have when they are diagnosed with hearing loss is what they would look like with hearing aids. They get self-conscious, and don’t want it to be obvious their hearing has started to go. But many people have hearing loss, and not just those you see in your everyday life. Plenty of celebrities have hearing loss, too. In today's blog you'll learn about nine of them.

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People hiking outside, watching out for ticks

​The dangers of Lyme disease on your hearing

Feb 21, 2018

Many of us who spend a lot of time outside are warned to watch out for ticks, since they can spread Lyme disease. Did you know Lyme disease can have a serious impact on your hearing?

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A happy child with a cochlear implant can hear during Kids ENT Health Month.

​Helping children hear during Kids ENT Health Month

Feb 09, 2018

Being able to hear is a very important part of a child’s development, and hearing loss is something you want to detect early. February is Kids ENT Health Month, so let’s talk about pediatric hearing loss.

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The Charlotte Symphony Orchestra

​5 thrilling things to hear in Charlotte

Jan 12, 2018

Music. Laughter. Chatter. Whatever it is, you love listening to it. Maybe your ears are fine, or maybe you just got hearing aids and can finally hear again. Either way, you want to go out and listen to something new. But what should you do? Below are five things you can hear in the Charlotte region.

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