Lifetime Hearing Clinic

Speak to a Professional Today
1430 W Baddour Pkwy, Suite D, Lebanon, TN, 37087
(615) 443-4070
Monday - Thursday 7:30-5:00 | Friday: 7:30-12:00
 
 

Hearing Health Blog

Understanding speech in noise is difficult, even for someone with normal hearing. Many people with hearing loss struggle in background noise situations because there are sounds of speech simply not loud enough for them to hear. This can make it seem as though “people are mumbling” when in fact it just sounds like mumbling because there are pieces of the

Read More


Our ears are one of the most important parts of our body, even if they’re not the most aesthetically attractive. We all tend to take our hearing for granted, only noticing how much we rely on it when we lose it. If you’ve ever had a head cold, then you’ll know how disorientating and irritating a sudden loss of hearing

Read More


For those suffering from hearing loss, choosing a hearing aid can be a difficult decision. After all, it’s not one to be taken lightly. Not only will an individual wear the hearing aids for around seven years, they will also spend quite a bit of money on them; the average pair of hearing aids costs between $2000-6000. Choosing the right

Read More


We make regular trips to the doctor and dentist. However, under normal circumstance, most people in their 20s, 30s and 40s are unlikely to need to make an appointment to have their hearing checked, so it’s not a big concern. But as we age, it’s important to know when to see an audiologist . Here are some common reasons. If

Read More


If you have never taken a hearing test before, then you may have some questions about them. Don’t worry – you’re not alone! Many people are curious about these exams before they go and experience them. Here are some of the five most common questions about hearing tests. 1. Are they painful? No, hearing tests are not painful. Hearing tests

Read More


Selecting the right hearing aids for your specific needs and wants can feel like an overwhelming task. From the variety of styles, manufacturers and features to choose from, this exciting time can quickly become stressful. The good news is it doesn’t have to be! Armed with some base information and the help of your audiologist, you’ll be able to pick

Read More


Despite the fact that ear cleaning is unnecessary for most people, many people still attempt to do it anyway. Every day, people around the world use dangerous strategies to try to remove wax from their ears. The ability of many of these strategies to actually get wax out is dubious at best. Oftentimes these strategies are also dangerous. Here are

Read More


If you are diagnosed with hearing loss, you will have many questions. Make sure to remember to ask these important questions so you fully understand your hearing loss. What type of hearing loss do i have? There are different types of hearing loss. You will want to ask the audiologist what type of hearing loss you have. Some hearing loss

Read More


When it comes to cleaning your ears , chances are someone has told you to use cotton swabs to clean your ear canal. However, cleaning your inner ear with cotton swabs is not only discouraged, it could cause more damage than good! Curious why you should avoid cotton swabs and deep ear cleaning all together? Self-cleaning ears Many people do

Read More


You had a hearing test and chose a pair of hearing aids. Two weeks later the audiologist sees you back for a hearing aid fitting . What happens at this appointment? The importance of the fitting appointment Up to this point all the tests have been to identify what your hearing can’t do, such as hear certain frequencies or volumes

Read More