Chicago Hearing Care News

February 5, 2016


Posted by Dr. Alejandra Ullauri:  As an Audiologist, I take great pride in what I do to help people hear better, which in reality, means live […]
March 1, 2016
Chicago Hearing Care

Back Away from The Cotton Tipped Swabs!

Do you have a box of cotton tipped swabs in your bathroom for makeup removal, or manicure help? Or perhaps for detail work on your car […]
April 5, 2016
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We Haven’t Changed Much, But Our Ears Have Life Experience!

Hey there fellow baby boomers – we are all over 50 now, with the last of our group hitting the mark in 2014. But 50+ doesn’t […]
May 5, 2016

Hearing Screenings – Painless and Annoyance Free!

How long has it been since you had your hearing screened? The majority of states currently require newborn hearing screening tests, and many states require hearing […]
June 3, 2016

One More Reason to Love Dark Chocolate (You’re Welcome :) )

Dark chocolate (70% or higher cocoa content) is the food item I would choose for my stranded on a desert island staple. I absolutely love it and […]
July 5, 2016

What You Don’t Know About Hearing Loss and the Brain

New studies show that hearing loss can lead to changes in the brain.  The brain’s ability to change is referred to as neuroplasticity.  In early childhood, neuroplasticity is […]
August 3, 2016

Turn it Down – Protecting Your Hearing Health

(Earbuds and Headphones are Fashion Statements!) By Bethany Webb Growing up, if your household was anything like mine, “turn it down!” was one of the most […]
September 6, 2016

September is Healthy Aging Month! Read “This Chair Rocks: A Manifesto Against Ageism” for a New Take on Living Agefully

Last month I received a backhanded compliment from an acquaintance who meant well, but whose words fell a little flat. “Happy Birthday -you’re holding it together […]
October 20, 2016

Struggling with Your Current Hearing Devices?

Dr. Ullauri answers some common questions about hearing aids and cochlear implants. Patients who are current hearing aid users who are experiencing problems, or patients who […]
November 2, 2016

Traveling for the Holidays? Guidelines and Tips for Traveling with Hearing Aids and Cochlear Implants

By Louisa Liang, Au.D. The holiday season is upon us and for many that means traveling to see family or friends. Travel is exciting and fun, […]
December 13, 2016

Holiday Partying with a Hearing Loss

They’re here! The holidays are often filled with parties, family gatherings and work events. Even the grocery stores are busier. Fun, but potentially stressful if you […]
February 14, 2017

Got Clogged Ears?

Louisa Liang, Au.D. The body produces earwax, also known as cerumen, as a natural defense mechanism to keep out bacteria, bugs, and dirt. The cerumen also […]