Upgrade Your Hearing Aids

When to Upgrade Your Hearing Aids

When is it time to upgrade your Hearing Device? Your hearing aid will typically last between 3 and 7 years. If you properly care and maintain your hearing aid, it may last even longer. There are a lot of variables that will affect the longevity of your hearing aid from environmental conditions to the amount […]

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Q-Tips & Hearing - CNC Hearing & Balance Center

Q-Tips & Hearing

Q-tips look so innocuous… A white cardboard lollipop-like stick with cotton on each end. How can they possibly be dangerous for your hearing? Believe it or not, earwax, medically known as cerumen, is not dirt. It functions as a lubricant and barrier to dust or dirt entering the ear canal, away from the eardrum. Our […]

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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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hearing aid cleaning

Hearing Aid Care & Maintenance

Do you have a Hearing Aid? Hearing aids are electronic devices that are extremely beneficial to millions of people world-wide. Like any type of technology, they need to be taken care of and maintained. If you have a hearing aid, it is important to keep your hearing aid investment in tip-top condition. General Advice In order […]

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Diabetes & Hearing Loss

Diabetes & Hearing Loss

Diabetes & Hearing Loss  Hearing loss is two times more common in people with diabetes than those without the disease. Many studies have found that diabetes is related to hearing loss at all sound registers. Your ear is a delicate structure. Diabetes takes a toll on the small blood vessels throughout the body, including the […]

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Rechargeable Battery

A Rechargeable Battery Option We Like

We’re pretty excited about Oticon’s new hearing device with rechargeable batteries.  Oticon’s Opn miniRITE now has a rechargeable battery. An easy overnight charge gives you full power for the day without the hassle of handling batteries. The thing most people didn’t like about rechargeable hearing aids in the past was that you couldn’t access the […]

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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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