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Signs You Need to Have a Hearing Test

Around 30 million people experience hearing loss each year in the United States alone, and while hearing loss is associated with getting older as you progress past your 60s, you can experience hearing loss for many reasons such as trauma, excessively loud sound exposure and wax buildup or infection. If you are concerned that you […]

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Understanding Your Hearing Loss Diagnosis

Experiencing hearing loss can be challenging, especially if you aren’t sure what is causing it or what your treatment options are. Many people worry that they will lose their hearing altogether, which can impact the way you live your day-to-day life. This is why you have to make sure you do as much as possible […]

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What are the Benefits of BTE Hearing Aids?

Wearing a behind-the-ear (BTE) hearing aid involves securing it over the top of your ear and holding it behind your ears. However, a tube links your hearing aid to an earmold that can adjust well in your ear canal. The behind-the-ear hearing aids are suitable for people with nearly any sort of hearing loss. BTE […]

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What are the Signs of Presbycusis?

If you suspect that you may be experiencing any form of hearing loss, the importance of getting in touch with an experienced and reputable audiologist at the earliest opportunity cannot be ignored. You need to work with someone who has helped many patients before, as there are various different types of hearing loss, all of […]

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What is the Right Hearing Aid for You?

If you need a hearing aid, you may be feeling a little bit overwhelmed by all the different options that are available to you! Who knew there were so many different types of hearing devices? Therefore, it is important that you take the time to assess your options carefully and choose a device with care. […]

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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 […]