View Post

The Causes of Acquired Hearing Loss

In Hearing Loss by Dede Redfearn

Loss of hearing can either be formed before birth known as congenital or formed after birth, known as acquired. The form of loss we will focus discussion on in this article is acquired hearing loss. Acquired loss of hearing is exactly what the name states and it can be attributed to many factors that will be outlined in this article, …

View Post

Hearing Loss and Cognitive Decline

In Hearing Loss by Dede Redfearn

Untreated hearing loss means a part of your life starts to go silent and just slips away. You miss out on parts of conversations, start skipping social engagement because it’s frustrating to process what you can barely hear and before you know it – you’ve insulated yourself from the frustration. But you have also isolated yourself and that’s not a …

View Post

May is Better Speech and Hearing Month!

In Hearing Loss by Dede Redfearn

Celebrate May with us at Crescent City Hearing Center and get a hearing evaluation. The American Speech-Language-Hearing Association has designated May as Better Speech and Hearing Month, and this year’s theme is “Communication Across the Lifespan.” From the day we are born and our mother whispers “you’re prefect” to adulthood when our significant other whispers “I love you,” sound enriches …