Playing around with hearing aid apps for music

This blog entry is written for the hearing aid consumer (but also the audiologist…)... Read More

Non-Auditory Effects of Environmental Noise

by Marshall Chasin, AuD, for the Canadian Academy of Audiology  Reprinted with permission of... Read More

What is the best musical instrument for my hard of hearing child?

From time to time I am asked about the best musical instrument for someone’s... Read More

Readers’ Choice 2021: Three distinct programs for music?  So… what does the literature say?

Dear Readers: During this holiday season, the editors at Hearing Health & Technology Matters... Read More

What did Skinner and Miller have to say about hearing aid fittings?

It is rare to have a column about a review of an article, especially... Read More


Star Wars and a return to the low-frequency side of the Force- part 1

I just saw Star Wars and I will not give you my opinion of... Read More

Soft, Medium, Loud for Speech and Music- Part 1… for speech

This is part 1 of a four-part series that touches on some of the... Read More

On the Science of Audiology from a Client Perspective – Part 1

For this two part blog entry, I have asked Charles Mokotoff to chime in.  ... Read More

Guidelines for Musicians with Hearing Loss to Bring to Their Audiologist

This is a reprint of an article written by Nancy Williams based on an... Read More

The Musician and Worker’s Compensation Boards

Traditionally, occupational noise exposure has been the “diagnosis of choice” for the hearing loss... Read More


A city is a noisy place

A city is a noisy place. The Canadian Hearing Society in … Canada… (bet... Read More

To vent or not to vent. That is the question – Part 3

In parts one and two of this blog series, the creation of a vent-associated... Read More

The Hidden Hearing Loss Controversy

Hidden hearing loss, also known as “cochlear synaptopathy”, is a phrase used to refer... Read More

An 8000-Hz Audiometric Notch with Music Exposure

Last week I saw a violinist with an 8000-Hz audiometric notch in her hearing... Read More

Maybe a sledgehammer is what we need?

I know that it is a great pastime for all of us to take... Read More