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Sound Waves and How Hearing Loss Affects Our Perception of Them

Sound waves, you probably haven’t even thought of them since high school science, but they are vital to understanding how you perceive sound and recognizing hearing loss. Here, we’ll look at sound waves and how hearing loss affects our perception of them, and when it might be time to visit a hearing instrument specialist (HIS).  How […]

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What’s a Safe Listening Volume?

Do you think about the volume you listen to when you play music or an audiobook through your device? Most people don’t, they simply play the sounds at a comfortable volume and effortlessly raise it if the environment becomes noisier, but this might have consequences in the future.  In this article, you will find out […]

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A Complete Guide to Noise-Induced Hearing Loss

Our aural landscape is a massive part of our sensory experience of the world. It’s quite literally the soundtrack to our days, and every happy memory we have can be summoned by imagining the sounds that accompanied the moment, from cheers at our graduations to the laughter of our children as they play.  And yet […]