EARS4U Hearing Healthcare

Hearing Health Blog

What? I Can’t Hear You. I Have Impacted Earwax in my Ear. Wow, that reminds me of the classic vaudeville joke, “What? I can’t hear you. I have a banana in my ear.” But seriously, earwax is a natural part of your body’s defenses. According to Dr. Ronald Sheffey, the audiologist at Ears 4 U in Nashville, as icky and

Read More


Your Hearing Loss Can Affect Your Family Too As we age many things happen... we slow down, we may have memory lapses, our eyesight may not be what it used to, AND our hearing may not be as good as what it once was either (hair cells in the inner ear that carry sound waves to the brain become less

Read More


Itchy Ears? We’ve all heard the superstitions about different parts of your body itching and what it means: An itchy right palm means you’ll be getting money, an itchy left palm means you’ll be paying money, an itchy nose means you’ll be kissing a fool, itchy feet mean you’ll soon take a journey and itchy ears (we’ve all heard this

Read More


Help For Tinnitus (The Wrong Way to “Ring” in the New Year)   In Ears 4 U’s last blog, I wrote about the fact that if your balance is off, getting fitted for hearing aids may help. Well balance is not the only affliction that can be helped by wearing hearing aids. (Amazing, they can do so much more than

Read More


Could Getting a Hearing Aid Help Your Balance?   Have you been having a problem with dizziness lately? I’m not talking about the dizzy like in blond jokes (Sorry if you are blond: I am too, so I can write that.) or the dizzy you experience from drinking a little too much (It was New Years Eve a while ago,

Read More