Protect Your Hearing

“Any time you have to raise your voice to be heard, you need hearing protection,” says Cristie E. Jones, AuDAudiologist at ARC Kyle Plum Creek and ARC South 1st Specialty in this recent podcast of the ARC Healthcare Minute. “This includes concerts, music festivals, car races, and when mowing your lawn or using power tools.”

Hear Dr. Jones discuss how to use a common form of hearing protection in this podcast.

Dr. Jones tells listeners that if they suspect they might have hearing loss, they should contact an Audiologist for a hearing evaluation. You can make an appointment with Dr. Jones for a hearing evaluation online or by calling:

ARC Kyle Plum Creek 
512-295-1333

ARC South 1st Specialty 
512-443-1311

For more health tips from ARC doctors, tune into the weekly ARC Healthcare Minute which airs on KLBJ News Radio 590AM/99FM. You can also listen to podcasts from past episodes on the ARC website.

Tags: KLBJ, noise induced hearing loss, Cristie E. Jones, AuD, hearing protection