The Winnipeg Hearing Blog is Polo Park Hearing Centre’s blog on everything to do with human hearing, hearing protection, hearing loss and general interest posts about everything from weird facts to how human hearing works. We run some regular themed blogs posts such as How Loud It It that features local venues with a sound profile worth knowing about.

Read more about the article Ice Racing: How Loud Is It?
Cars winding through a right/left S-turn on the frozen Island Lake in Portage la Prairie.

Ice Racing: How Loud Is It?

On a sunny mid afternoon this past Saturday, February 20th we attended the Winnipeg Sports Car Club's ice racing event in Portage la Prairie. The event was held at the city's Island Park just a stone's throw from the new PCU Centre. The venue was a natural setting, well -…

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Read more about the article Wisdom Wednesday - Hearing Loss is Often Painless
Hearing loss is often painless - so are hearing tests

Wisdom Wednesday - Hearing Loss is Often Painless

Hearing loss is often painless and develops over years. Hearing tests are painless and take only minutes to perform. (204)788-1083 #WednesdayWisdom #hearingtest #hearingloss The numbers are a bit astonishing - 1 in 6 people have some degree of hearing loss and 80% will do nothing about it. That's over 100,000 people in…

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Read more about the article Diabetes: A Risk Factor for Hearing Loss
Diabetes: A Risk Factor for Hearing Loss

Diabetes: A Risk Factor for Hearing Loss

Diabetes and hearing loss are being linked: “Researchers suggest that hearing loss in diabetics is due to poor circulation.”   Avoiding hearing loss by maintaining your overall health sounds like a great idea to us! #diabetes #hearingloss Do you have questions about how to diabetes affects your hearing? Please feel free to call our staff…

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