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3 Occasions to Wear Hearing Protection

Hearing protection is an essential topic for anyone who wants to prevent the threat of future hearing loss or exacerbation of an existing auditory condition.  Whether it’s earplugs or ear defenders, those specialized products won’t need to be worn constantly. However, any audiologist will confirm that it is necessary to seek the correct hearing protection […]

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Dos and Don’ts of Troubleshooting Hearing Aid Repairs

Like all electronic devices, hearing aids contain intricate technology that can wear with age or from poor maintenance. If you begin to hear strange noises, static or no noise at all, it’s likely your hearing aids require some TLC. A lot of the issues can be fixed from home by following these troubleshooting dos and […]

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Top Benefits of ITC Hearing Aids

If you’re living with hearing loss, you will know the challenges this can bring to your everyday conversations. Thankfully, you have a range of hearing aids to choose from to make your life easier. But which should you choose? There are all kinds of devices available, from those that fit behind your ear to those […]

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Top Signs You Need a Hearing Aid

In the US, approximately 30-million people experience hearing-related issues, and while they can be significant, most of them can be helped with hearing aids. But before a hearing aid is considered, you must assess whether you really need one or not.  There are many symptoms of hearing loss, but some of the top signs that […]

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3 Ways Hearing Loss Affects Your Life

Hearing loss isn’t just about losing your hearing, no matter what you might think. If you are experiencing hearing loss, you’ll know that it can affect you in a variety of different ways that may not immediately be linked to your ears and the conditions that can cause you to lose your hearing. Hearing loss […]

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4 Reasons to Schedule a Hearing Aid Fitting

For anyone dealing with hearing loss, a hearing aid can do so much for them. The ability to hear is something that most people take for granted because it’s a passive ability that is always present. We simply do not know how important it all is until it is gone. For many people, hearing loss […]

a patient with severe hearing loss is having new hearing aids fitted

Why Should You Have a Hearing Aid Fitted?

Hearing aids are incredibly useful devices for those experiencing hearing loss, and one of the primary means of care that audiologists can provide. If you think you might need to have a hearing aid fitted, you should contact your audiologist in the first instance to discuss the situation with them. It might also be helpful […]

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How is Tinnitus Treated

Tinnitus causes ringing in the ear. It is very uncomfortable and its onset can be sudden. Some tinnitus is temporary and you may experience it if you have been to a loud party or concert. The best way to combat it is to get treatment early and stay out of situations that may cause it […]

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When to Get Help for Hearing Loss

It’s normal to experience a decline in hearing as we get older. When you’re in your fifties, for example, it’s unlikely that you’ll be able to hear as well as you did when you were twenty. That’s just a natural part of getting older. However, while this is the case, that doesn’t mean that you […]

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A Guide to In-the-Canal Hearing Aids

In the canal hearing aids are larger than some of the other options that are placed inside the ear, but are still quite small. Small enough that they aren’t necessarily going to be visible to the everyday person walking past you, but big enough that you will be able to see them if you are […]