Connect the Dots on Hearing Loss

Guard Your Health, Connect the Dots on Hearing Loss for Better Hearing & Speech Month Washington, DC, April 29, 2014—Recognizing and treating hearing loss may help more than just your hearing, says the Better Hearing Institute (BHI), which is raising awareness of...

Giving a Shout-Out to the Happiness

The Better Hearing Institute (BHI) is recognizing World Mental Health Day and National Depression Screening Day on October 10th by raising awareness of the link between unaddressed hearing loss and depression. We’re also giving a shout-out to the...

Northern Hearing Voted Best Audiologist for 2013

Northern Hearing was voted as the best audiologist in Alaska – winning the gold level award – by the readership of the Anchorage Daily News in the 2013 Best of Alaska Awards. Thank you to the patients of Northern Hearing for voting.

Cherish the Sweet Sounds of Summer Safely

Washington, DC, June 27, 2013— As summer vacation gets into full swing, the Better Hearing Institute (BHI) is urging children and adults to protect their hearing, reminding them that noise-induced hearing loss cannot be reversed. Summer brings a chorus of sweet...

Tinnitus (Ringing in the Ears)

Richard Tyler, PhD – The University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA Tinnitus is the perception of a sound that has no external source. Some of the more common sounds reported are ringing, humming, buzzing, and cricket-like. It can be constant or intermittent and is heard...