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"I can't hear in noise!"

I have heard this complaint many times over my 15-year career as an audiologist. People will say things like, “I love my hearing aids in most situations, but when I’m in a noisy environment like a restaurant I have difficulty understanding... Read More

Flu and Asthma Don't Mix

The 2017/2018 flu season was a record year with 172 children dying of the flu, 80% of whom did not receive the flu vaccine.* This statistic alone demonstrates how serious the flu can be for children, but what happens when... Read More

Preventing Osteoporosis

Osteoporosis is a condition where bone density decreases and results in an increased risk for fracture. Typically we think of osteoporosis as a condition that effects the elderly, but a popular quote by Dr. Charles E. Dent says that “osteoporosis... Read More

Protect Your Child’s Teeth with Fluoride Varnish

You probably know about many of the common ways to protect your child’s precious baby teeth, but did you know that prevention can go beyond brushing and avoiding excess sugar? In fact, there’s a fluoride varnish that protects against new... Read More

Mon, August 27, 2018 in Blog

Intro to Sports Physicals

If you’re an athlete or parent of an athlete then you’ve probably heard of the required physical exam referred to as a sports physical. What is it and why is it important? Let us explain! Sports physicals are used for... Read More

Tue, July 31, 2018 in Blog