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Study: Women who Eat Right; Hear Well

Here is another reason to eat your fruits and vegetables:  a new study suggests that women who eat a healthy diet may have a lower risk of losing their hearing later in life. According to the study, published in June, 2018, adherence to helpful dietary patterns is associated with a lower risk of hearing loss […]

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Presbycusis – Fancy Name for Hearing Loss

It’s very common for our hearing to change as we get older.  Age-related hearing loss, called presbycusis, is a common condition we see at CNC Hearing and Balance Center at our clinics in uptown New Orleans and Marrero. Presbycusis occurs gradually and as changes occur in the inner ear over time. However, hearing loss can […]

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Study: Hearing Loss Increases Risk of Accidental Injury

A person suffering from hearing loss is at greater risk of suffering an accident, new research contends. The new data, published in JAMA Otolaryngology– Head and Neck Surgery, used a sample of 232.2 million working Americans. Of the group, 15.7 percent reported having trouble hearing, and 2.8 percent reported that they were injured in an […]

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A Child Hears for the First Time

So far in her three years of life, young Chapel Reed has already experienced life-changing events, the most recent being a rare brain surgery to allow her to hear. A loving family in Vidalia, Louisiana, adopted Chapel from China, just over a year ago. She was born with no outer ears, facial nerve abnormalities and […]

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"Smart" Hearing open house

The Risks of Hearing Loss

Make an appointment for a free “Smart Hearing” Consultation on Dec. 8 at our uptown office. Call 504-934-8321 to schedule. Hearing loss is actually an important medical condition. It’s not just an inconvenience and it’s not just humorous when you mishear and think someone said something different than what they actually intended. There’s very clear […]

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"Smart" Hearing open house

“Smart” Hearing Open Houses: Nov. 30 & Dec. 8

Please join us for free a personalized hearing consultation at CNC Hearing and Balance Center’s uptown office on Thursday Nov. 30 or Friday Dec. 8.  Make an appointment for a one-on-one session during which we will screen your hearing and demonstrate the latest in wireless and digital hearing technology.  We’ll also offer some special offers […]

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Study finds impaired hearing increases fall risk in seniors.

Hearing Aids: Fact versus Fiction

Although approximately 36 million Americans have some form of hearing loss, the American Speech Language Hearing Association estimates that only about 25% of these people use hearing aids. These five common misconceptions often prevent people from getting the best hearing care possible. Don’t miss out – get the facts from the hearing experts at CNC […]

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