Chicago Hearing Care News

October 12, 2017
Chicago Hearing Care

What Does It Take to Achieve Better Hearing?

When it comes to hearing loss and hearing solutions, the price of hearing aids has long been the center of attention for patients, clinicians, manufacturers, and […]
June 15, 2017
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Quiet Places for Dining in Chicago

Chicago is chock-full of amazing dining options. How lucky are we to live in a city where you can find every type of cuisine, at many […]
April 19, 2017

Untreated Hearing Loss Brings Unwanted Side Effects

Many people of all ages struggle with their hearing. Almost two-thirds of adults age 70 or older experience a hearing loss.* Children can have hearing losses […]
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 […]
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 […]
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, […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]