Adult News, Reviews & Information
Mon, 06/30/2014 - 8:13pm
The American Academy of Audiology states that..
- -approximately 36 million people suffer from hearing loss
- -hearing loss is the third most common health problem in the United States
- -that left untreated, heading loss can adversely affect your social well-being and impact your quality of life
Common signs of hearing loss are...
- -People seem to "mumble" all the time
- -People often have to repeat themselves when speaking to you
- -You have trouble following conversations, especially when people are not facing you or are in another room
- -You have ringing, bussing, or hissing sounds in your ears
About one-third of Americans between the ages of 65 -74 have hearing problems. Today, there are many treatment options available, depending on the extent of hearing lost.
Find out more, join us at the Homewood Library and see Tom Sholten NBC-HIS (from HearLab) present Seniors and Their Hearing. In this free program, Mr. Sholten will review the latest treatment options for hearing loss, and discuss preventive care one can take before serious problems arise.
This event is scheduled for Friday, July 11th from Noon to 1:00 pm in the Round Auditorium. See you there!
Mon, 06/30/2014 - 7:31pm
Identity theft has been in the news lately, it seems that no one is immune to data breaches this year. From Target to Evernote, even the Federal Reserve have dealt with this alarming trend.
The Federal Trade Commission has noted that Identity Theft an event when "someone steals your personal information and uses it without your permission". It's considered a serious crime, and takes a great amount of time and money to resolve.
The AARP offers some advice to those who are interested in protecting their identity. In the online article titled Protect Your Personal Data, Jean Chatzky offers some simple tips you can do now to protect yourself from data breaches.
If you want to learn even more about reducing your risk of becoming a victim of identity theft, come to the Homewood Library and participate in our Brown Bag Lunch series.
This event is scheduled for Tuesday, July 8 from Noon to 1:00pm. Bring your lunch - we will supply drinks and dessert. We look forward to seeing you there!
Thu, 06/12/2014 - 5:46pm
The following books are scheduled to be released in June/July 2014 - PLACE YOUR HOLDS TODAY!
*RELEASE DATES SUBJECT TO CHANGE BY PUBLISHER*
Top Secret Twenty-One (Stephanie Plum Series #21) by Janet Evanovich
The Summer Wind by Mary Alice Monroe
Nantucket Sisters by Nancy Thayer
All Fall Down by Jennifer Weiner
Forever an Ex by Victoria Christopher Murray
Invisible by James Patterson, David Ellis
Kiss and Tell by Fern Michaels
The Beekeeper's Ball (Bella Vista Series #2) by Susan Wiggs
Cop Town by Karin Slaughter
Nine Lives to Die: A Mrs. Murphy Mystery by Rita Mae Brown
The City by Dean Koontz
The Family of Jesus by Karen Kingsbury, Pastor Jamie George
Born of Fury by Sherrilyn Kenyon
The Escape by Mary Balogh
The Care and Management of Lies: A Novel of the Great War by Jacqueline Winspear
The High Druid's Blade: The Defenders of Shannara by Terry Brooks
The Girls of August by Anne Rivers Siddons
Cut and Thrust by Stuart Woods
Sight Unseen by Iris Johansen, Roy Johansen