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Every Day Should Be Noise Awareness Day!

  Turning down the volume for one day? It might be the start of a new “tradition.” So, mark the calendar! On April 26, 2016 we celebrate International Noise Awareness Day—twenty-four hours where we give ourselves a break from the stress-inducing, ear-wrecking ruckus that so dominates our existence. It is an […]

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Hearing Loss: An Often Underrated Work-related Injury

Consider the Safety slogan: 10 fingers, 10 toes, 2 eyes, 1 nose—Safety counts. What about the ears?? Although Hearing Loss Prevention and Hearing Conservation are part of company Safety Training Programs, they are often not given the attention they deserve. How can muffled hearing and buzzing ears compete with overt […]

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Importance of Hearing Loss Education

The path to acceptance   Nelson Mandela once said: “Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.” I found out quickly that hearing loss education is indeed a most powerful tool.  It did change my world. It set me free at a time when I was […]

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