Healthcare and Medicine

For a free hearing consultation and more care tips, call Kim Galick at Ears Hearing Clinic , 604-427-2828 or email info@earslangley.com . Find Ears Hearing at Unit C 20568 56 Ave. in Langley, online at earslangley.com and on Facebook .

Care tips for your hearing aids this summer

Avoid moisture, clean hearing aids regularly, and make the most of summer!

  • Jul 25, 2022

 

At Ears Hearing Clinic in Langley, Kim Galick has provided exceptional, personalized service for over 25 years

How to improve your hearing

Practice may make it easier for your brain to identify speech and other sounds you want to hear

  • Jun 20, 2022

 

“When it comes to hearing aids, there’s a lot of choice! A hearing professional can help explain your options, and make recommendations based on your priorities,” says Kim Galick, owner of Ears Hearing Clinic in Langley.

The best hearing aid? Different features for different needs

Learn how hearing aids work in different situations to help choose the best hearing aid for you

  • May 16, 2022

 

Parents in Kelowna lack confidence in the vaccination (Metro Creative Graphics Photo)

Majority of B.C. parents vaccinated, but most kids are not

Parents in B.C. say they are wary of mRNA vaccination technology when it comes to their kids

Parents in Kelowna lack confidence in the vaccination (Metro Creative Graphics Photo)
A pharmacy worker counts pills for a prescription, March 11, 2021. B.C. announced expanded medication coverage on May 3, 2022, including for treating Crohn’s disease and migraines. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Ryan Remiorz

B.C. expands PharmaCare coverage for Crohn’s, MS, heart failure, birth control

More medications partially or fully covered as of mid-April

A pharmacy worker counts pills for a prescription, March 11, 2021. B.C. announced expanded medication coverage on May 3, 2022, including for treating Crohn’s disease and migraines. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Ryan Remiorz
A coated (left) versus uncoated catheter. The UBC-developed coating shows promise for preventing infection from implanted medical devices. (Credit: Kizhakkedathu Lab)

UBC-developed silver coating could be answer to bacteria-free catheters, feeding tubes

Implanted medical devices carry a high risk of infection

A coated (left) versus uncoated catheter. The UBC-developed coating shows promise for preventing infection from implanted medical devices. (Credit: Kizhakkedathu Lab)
Mental health

How hearing can affect your mental health

Self care means taking time for your needs, including consulting professionals for support

  • Apr 18, 2022
Mental health
The Global Alliance to End Parkinson’s Disease is marking the 2022 World Parkinson’s Day with the launch of a new international symbol of awareness, “The Spark.” (Courtesy the Global Alliance to End Parkinson’s Disease)

‘We need some urgency behind this’: B.C. advocate calls for action on World Parkinson’s Day

New ‘spark’ symbol released to inspire conversation, awareness around growing disease

The Global Alliance to End Parkinson’s Disease is marking the 2022 World Parkinson’s Day with the launch of a new international symbol of awareness, “The Spark.” (Courtesy the Global Alliance to End Parkinson’s Disease)
For a free hearing consultation, call Kim Galick at Ears Hearing Clinic, 604-427-2828 or email info@earslangley.com.

Connecting with loved ones is key to reducing stress in challenging times

Hearing empowers us, and helps us live healthy lives without limitations

  • Mar 21, 2022
For a free hearing consultation, call Kim Galick at Ears Hearing Clinic, 604-427-2828 or email info@earslangley.com.
Pauline and Keith Worsley-Brown of Langley booked hearing tests with Kim Galick of Ears Hearing Clinic in Langley, and are very happy to be able to participate in conversations and meetings again.

‘It’s such a relief to be able to hear again’

Pauline and Keith visited Ears Hearing in Langley for a free hearing test and excellent advice

  • Feb 21, 2022
Pauline and Keith Worsley-Brown of Langley booked hearing tests with Kim Galick of Ears Hearing Clinic in Langley, and are very happy to be able to participate in conversations and meetings again.
Getting custom ear defenders from Ears Hearing Langley takes about 10 days. For a free consultation, call 604-427-2828.

Langley clinic’s custom earplugs offer comfort, and lasting protection

Prevent noise-induced hearing loss with a soft, secure solution!

  • Jan 24, 2022
Getting custom ear defenders from Ears Hearing Langley takes about 10 days. For a free consultation, call 604-427-2828.
“Holiday parties can be a challenging time for people with hearing loss, but there are simple adjustments we can all make to help our loved ones stay in the conversation,” says Kim Galick from Ears Hearing in Langley.

Tips to hear sleigh bells, carollers and other sounds of the season!

When the weather outside is frightful, your hearing can still be delightful

  • Dec 20, 2021
“Holiday parties can be a challenging time for people with hearing loss, but there are simple adjustments we can all make to help our loved ones stay in the conversation,” says Kim Galick from Ears Hearing in Langley.
The entrance sign to the Mount Sinai Hospital in Toronto is seen on Tuesday, Oct. 19, 2021. The Canadian Medical Association say it will cost $1.3 billion to clear the backlogs for eight key procedures that were put on hold during the COVID-19 pandemic. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Evan Buhler

More than $1B needed to clear surgical backlogs: Canadian Medical Association

Consulting firm Deloitte found a backlog of 327,800 procedures across the country

The entrance sign to the Mount Sinai Hospital in Toronto is seen on Tuesday, Oct. 19, 2021. The Canadian Medical Association say it will cost $1.3 billion to clear the backlogs for eight key procedures that were put on hold during the COVID-19 pandemic. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Evan Buhler
Make sure your ears are in top form before you gather with friends and family around the table this holiday season. Book a free appointment with Ears Hearing in Langley to test your hearing and discuss your options!

Why bother getting a hearing test?

Many adults are unaware that they’re living with hearing loss. Testing is free and painless!

  • Nov 22, 2021
Make sure your ears are in top form before you gather with friends and family around the table this holiday season. Book a free appointment with Ears Hearing in Langley to test your hearing and discuss your options!
Many veterans carry invisible reminders of war and Kim Galick, owner of Ears Hearing Clinic in Langley, encourages Canadians to recognize these sacrifices too.

This Nov. 11, remember the invisible sacrifices too

Hearing loss is very common among Canadian veterans, but it doesn’t have to hold you back

  • Oct 25, 2021
Many veterans carry invisible reminders of war and Kim Galick, owner of Ears Hearing Clinic in Langley, encourages Canadians to recognize these sacrifices too.
B.C. Supreme Court in Vancouver. (Black Press Media files)

Poor treatment of childhood injury leads to $175,000 court award in Langley case

A permanent issue with an elbow resulted from treatment for a fall in 2006

B.C. Supreme Court in Vancouver. (Black Press Media files)
This Friday, Oct. 15, 2021 photo shows a bottle of aspirin in the Brooklyn borough of New York. According to the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force’s preliminary updated advice released on Tuesday, Oct. 12, 2021, older adults without heart disease shouldn’t take daily aspirin to prevent a first heart attack or stroke. (AP Photo/Emma H. Tobin)

Advice shifting on aspirin use for preventing heart attacks

Daily low-dose aspirin advice for many who already have had a heart attack or stroke has not changed

This Friday, Oct. 15, 2021 photo shows a bottle of aspirin in the Brooklyn borough of New York. According to the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force’s preliminary updated advice released on Tuesday, Oct. 12, 2021, older adults without heart disease shouldn’t take daily aspirin to prevent a first heart attack or stroke. (AP Photo/Emma H. Tobin)
(Health Canada)

Advil Cold & Sinus Day/Night blister packs recalled due to labelling error

Nighttime caplets could result in serious health consequences for those who need to remain alert

(Health Canada)
Chilliwack General Hospital emergency room physician Dr. Marc Greidanus (left) with a sign that says “We Need Nurses” on the front and “STAT” on the back, at a rally to support nurses in front of Chilliwack MLA Dan Coulter’s constituency office on Sept. 17, 2021. (Margaret Reid photo)

Chilliwack ER doctor says hospitals face a staffing crisis in nursing

‘A nurse showing up to work today is often expected to do the work of 2 people’

Chilliwack General Hospital emergency room physician Dr. Marc Greidanus (left) with a sign that says “We Need Nurses” on the front and “STAT” on the back, at a rally to support nurses in front of Chilliwack MLA Dan Coulter’s constituency office on Sept. 17, 2021. (Margaret Reid photo)
Kim Galick at Ears Hearing in Langley.

Heard it through the grapevine… good service starts with listening!

Don’t take our word for it, take a look at these customer reviews

  • Sep 13, 2021
Kim Galick at Ears Hearing in Langley.