Male Hearing Loss

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As part of a personal commitment to educating the public about better hearing through technology, Paige Holt, Doctor of Audiology at Lake ENT recently spoke to members of the “Hearing Loss Association of America, Central Florida Chapter” in the Villages.

Advanced Hearing

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As part of a personal commitment to educating the public about better hearing through technology, Paige Holt, Doctor of Audiology at Lake ENT recently spoke to members of the “Hearing Loss Association of America, Central Florida Chapter” in the Villages.

Youth Hearing Loss

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Research indicates that as many as 1 in 5 teens suffers from hearing loss, much of it caused by noise damage. The Audiology specialists at Lake Ear Nose Throat and Facial Plastic Surgery explain that high-decibel music from instruments, concerts and ear buds, in addition to other loud noises, can lead to irreversible hearing damage.

Hearing Loss

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While visual perception may dominate the information that flows into our brains… our hearing is the next most important of our senses. But as we get older, changes in our inner ear can cause a slow and steady hearing loss. The loss could be mild or severe, but it is always permanent. Mindy Pollitt, Audiology specialist at Lake ENT explains the different types of hearing loss.

Assisted Listening

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If you’ve been straining to hear the conversations around you, but vanity is preventing you from doing anything about it… you may be interested to know that the hearing devices of today are more advanced than ever before. Paige Holt, Doctor of Audiology at Lake Ear, Nose, Throat and Facial Plastic Surgery explains that with so many options in technology now… no one even needs to know you are wearing a hearing aid.

Pediatric Hearing

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Hearing loss can affect a child’s ability to develop communication, language, and social skills. The earlier children with hearing loss start getting services, the more likely they are to reach their full potential. The Audiology specialists at Lake Ear, Nose, and Throat explain how hearing loss in youth often presents…

Little Ears

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According to KidsHealth.org, hearing loss is a common birth defect, affecting about 1 to 3 out of every 1,000 babies. A number of factors can lead to hearing loss, and about half the time, no cause is found. Dorothy Moat, Doctor of Audiology at Lake ENT explains how they test and treat ears of all ages …

Hearing Aid Laws

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It may appear to be a great deal – buying a set of hearing aids on the internet. The problem is, it’s a second degree misdemeanor that could land the seller in jail for up to six months.

Too Loud

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Just by listening to music, at what you probably think is a normal level, or hanging out in loud bars or sporting events, you can permanently damage your hearing. So how loud is too loud? The specialists at at lake ear, nose, throat & facial plastic surgery audiology explain.