Stephanie Loder Archives

August 18th, 2017 | by Stephanie Loder | Ask an Audiologist

Ask an Audiologist: The Nera2 Hearing Aid Vs. the Oticon Opn Hearing Instrument

Which hearing aid is best for you? It can often be overwhelming to hear that you have hearing loss and…

August 18th, 2017 | by Stephanie Loder | Ask an Audiologist

Ask an Audiologist: Can Cotton Swabs Cause Ear Infections?

To use Q-Tips or not to use Q-Tips Can cotton swabs, we often call Q-Tips, cause ear infections? The quick…

June 7th, 2017 | by Stephanie Loder | Ask an Audiologist

Ask an Audiologist: Help! My 4 Year-Old Child Can’t Talk

For the most part, a child’s development, or the development of most children, is pretty predictable for the bigger milestones in their life.

June 2nd, 2017 | by Stephanie Loder | Ask an Audiologist

Ask an Audiologist: When Your Piercings Get in the Way of You Listening to Your Tunes

Hearing Solutions often receives some rather unique questions regarding hearing health. One inquiry to our Ask an Audiologist series is…

May 24th, 2017 | by Stephanie Loder | Ask an Audiologist

Ask an Audiologist: Protecting Yourself Against Tinnitus

Tinnitus is when you hear sounds like buzzing and hissing noises, among others, that no one else can hear. This…

April 27th, 2017 | by Stephanie Loder | Ask an Audiologist

Ask an Audiologist: Can I Wear a Hearing Aid Usually Recommended for Kids?

In this Ask an Audiologist submission, a Hearing Solutions’ Audiologist answers a question regarding hearing aids that are frequently recommended for…

April 25th, 2017 | by Stephanie Loder | Ask an Audiologist

Ask an Audiologist: Can Impacted Earwax Affect My Hearing?

Earwax – is as natural as cherry blossoms in spring or snow in the dead of winter. Also known as cerumen,…

April 24th, 2017 | by Stephanie Loder | Ask an Audiologist

Ask an Audiologist: Is White Noise Causing Me to Fall Asleep at the Wheel?

The questions we receive for Hearing Solutions’ Ask an Audiologist series is quite diverse. However, the effects of white noise…

March 30th, 2017 | by Stephanie Loder | Ask an Audiologist

Ask an Audiologist: Should I Be Concerned if My Baby is Exposed to Loud Music?

Hearing loss is a concern at any age, but what about when you’re just a few weeks old? Parents often…

March 29th, 2017 | by Stephanie Loder | Ask an Audiologist

Ask an Audiologist: Are Siemens Aquaris Waterproof Hearing Aids Good for Excessive Sweating?

Hearing aids are technological marvels that now come with features people could only dream about a generation ago. Believe it…

March 23rd, 2017 | by Stephanie Loder | Ask an Audiologist

Ask an Audiologist: Is 8 Weeks Too Young for My Baby to Wear Hearing Aids?

Should babies wear hearing aids? What do the hearing health experts say? Early intervention has been identified as key to…

March 2nd, 2017 | by Stephanie Loder | Ask an Audiologist

Ask an Audiologist: Servicing Hearing Aids Purchased in Another Country

Sometimes people contact Hearing Solutions about receiving service or maintenance for hearing aids purchased outside of Canada. What do you…

March 1st, 2017 | by Stephanie Loder | Ask an Audiologist

Ask an Audiologist: Are Hearing Aids Helpful for People with MS?

Hearing Solutions’ hearing health providers receive many different questions about hearing loss and hearing aids. Some people who come to…

January 25th, 2017 | by Stephanie Loder | Ask an Audiologist

Ask an Audiologist: Is There a Connection Between Hearing Loss and Emotional Abuse in Children?

We always welcome your questions to our registered and experienced Audiologists. If you would like to Ask an Audiologist a question, please use the Quick Contact Form on the right.

December 1st, 2016 | by Stephanie Loder | Ask an Audiologist

Ask an Audiologist: How Do I Block Out Annoying Sounds?

Here at Hearing Solutions we normally receive inquiries about hearing loss and what to do about it.

November 29th, 2016 | by Stephanie Loder | Ask an Audiologist

Ask an Audiologist: I Think I May Have an Auditory Processing Disorder

An Auditory Processing Disorder (APD), also known as Central Auditory Processing Disorder (CAPD), is present when there is an interference between what you hear and how your brain processes that information.

November 28th, 2016 | by Stephanie Loder | Ask an Audiologist

Can a Firecracker Cause Permanent Damage to My Ears?

How loud is a firecracker? Well, according to the American Speech-Language Hearing Association (ASHA), a firecracker set off approximately three feet away from…

August 23rd, 2016 | by Stephanie Loder | Ask an Audiologist

Ask an Audiologist: Does an Acoustic Reflex Threshold Test Have Side Effects?

What is an Acoustic Reflex Threshold test? What does it measure? Are there any side effects? Hearing Solutions Audiologist, Stephanie Loder fields these and other questions about acoustic reflex threshold tests from a concerned individual.

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