Hearing Health Blog
Hi, I'm Denise Kopecki with Texan Renew Hearing Center. Today we're going to talk about some tips for how to hear better when we're in noisy or complex hearing situations. A big complaint we hear from a lot of people, regardless of if they have hearing difficulties or not, is that there are certain places they may go that they
Everyone can likely agree that hearing loss and mental health are sometimes conversations that really want to have or admit if we're have a problem with. There's been several studies, however, that have linked untreated hearing loss and signs of depression. Some of the reasons for this can include starting to pull back and withdraw from social settings and family engagements whenever
Hi, I'm Denise Kopecki with Texan Renew Hearing Center. Today we're going to talk about which hearing aid is best for you. We get this call quite often where someone will call in and ask, "how much are hearing aids." Right off the bat, a lot of times our office staff has a hard time giving a clear cut answer.
It's a well-known fact that as we age, we experience a cognitive decline at some level. The range is dependent on the individual. For some people it can be a mild case, for others more serious. Typical issues that tend to follow are difficulty concentrating or focusing, having a hard time remembering details, and taking longer to learn new things.
I'm Denise Kopecki with Texan Renew Hearing Center. Today we're going to discuss some of the top 5 tips and tricks to getting the most out of your new hearing devices. So you've finally made the decision to go into your hearing health care provider. You've gotten fitted with your new state of the art hearing technology and you are
Today we're going to talk about wax guards or wax filters and the importance of changing them. If your hearing instruments ever feel like you're not hearing as well out of them or they just seem to stop working, chances are the filters have gotten plugged. First we're going to look at the receiver of the canal. You'll need
Hi, I'm Denise Kopecki National Board Certified Hearing Specialist at Texan Renew Hearing Center. Today we're going to go over how to properly maintain and clean your hearing devices on a daily basis. So at nighttime when we're taking our hearing devices off, if you use disposable batteries, you're going to want to crack the battery door open. Hearing devices
Hi, I'm Denise Kopecki, National Board Certified Hearing Aid Specialist at Texan Renew Hearing Center. Today we're going to go over how to pair your Oticon devices to the Oticon ON app for iPhones. If we're using rechargeable hearing devices, we will want to do this when they're charged and off of the charging station. If you're using disposable batteries, you'll
It’s likely that you’ve experienced being around someone who may benefit from a hearing exam. Maybe your dad is constantly turning up the television louder and louder because he complains that he can’t hear it. Maybe your sister isn’t coming around as often because she feels defeated by not being able to hear the conversations happening. It’s natural to
For most of us, our health is important. We go to the eye doctor, the dentist, a regular physician for yearly check ups. Some of us even go to the gym, play golf, or even tennis. While this paints the picture of a healthy average american, there’s one thing missing-hearing health. Hearing loss should not be something we leave