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Columbia Basin Hearing Center not only offers hearing products and treatments; we also have a pool of resources our patients can easily access. CBHC’s online references are a vast source of knowledge and insight. They are also one of our ways to communicate with our patients and their families.

Enjoy informative and easy-to-understand blog articles about hearing conditions and technologies, as well as the experiences of patients.

February 11, 2021

Covid 19 Face Coverings and Hearing Difficulties

The last year has brought a new normal for many aspects of human interaction around the world. One of the areas that we focus on as […]
November 17, 2020

Starkey Livio AI Hearing Aid Fall Alert Feature Save Lives

If you’re an older adult — or care for someone who is — falling is likely high on your list of worries. And for good reason. […]
June 27, 2019

Tips for Selecting a Quality Hearing Aid

More than 40 million Americans suffer from some form of hearing loss. Hearing aids can help relieve the consequences of hearing loss and help significantly increase quality of life for those with this condition.
April 11, 2019

Allergies and Hearing Loss

While it's wonderful to see the sun and evidence of a true spring, it also means the beginning of allergy season for many people. Allergies can impact the three major sections of your ears, the outer ear, middle ear and inner ear. Swelling, fluid buildup and a blocked Eustachian tube can all result in moderate to severe hearing loss due to allergies.
February 27, 2019

Living with Tinnitus

Although there is no “cure” for tinnitus, there are many things to do to help manage tinnitus. Because each person with tinnitus is individual, there is no one size fits all solution.
August 1, 2016

Preserving Your Residual Hearing

You may not equate your ability to hear with your bank account, yet their use is somewhat the same in many ways. Abuse your finances, and you’re […]
July 27, 2016
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‘Shark Tank’ star Daymond John: High-tech hearing aids changed my life

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Daymond John is many things: the founder and CEO of fashion brand FUBU, star of the reality TV series Shark Tank, a serial investor and […]
July 8, 2016

Why Do Hearing Aids Cost So Much?

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] The sticker price of digital hearing aids can shock even the well-educated consumer. Many hesitate to invest in hearing reclamation products because of the price. […]
May 19, 2016

Hearing Aid Use Is Associated with Improved Cognitive Function in Hearing-Impaired Elderly

A recent study conducted by researchers at Columbia University Medical Center (CUMC) found that older adults who used a hearing aid performed significantly better on cognitive […]
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