Fotolia 176052968 Subscription Monthly XLCountry music star Kenny Chesney released a song in 2004 entitled “I Go Back.”

The lyrics examine the strong connection between music and memories. The artist contemplates how, like a time machine, certain songs have the ability to transport him back to significant times, places and events in his life.

Have you had your hearing checked lately? Even if you haven't noticed significant hearing loss, it's important to have your hearing checked annually. Changes in your hearing can happen gradually over time, and your audiologist can help you more effectively when they are able to track those changes from year to year.

Although there are many factors that can cause hearing loss, like an ear infection or ruptured eardrum, it is especially important for adults 55 and older to get their hearing checked regularly, because gradual hearing loss as you get older is common.