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At Home Care Tips for Hearing Aids

Your hearing aids do a tremendous job of supporting you to live your life as effectively as possible when you are experiencing hearing loss. So, it stands to reason that you will need to take good care of them if you want them to keep functioning as effectively as they did when they were first […]

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Why Is a Regular Hearing Screening Important?

When people are exposed to loud noises for an extended period, they may experience hearing loss. Industrial workers are at risk from noise, but you can be exposed to unsafe sounds at a restaurant, car park or airport as well. Routine screenings are essential for several reasons, including: Getting the proper diagnosis and treatments. Professional […]

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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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Why Your Mood Can be Improved by Having Your Hearing Checked

Do you suffer from low mood, anxiety or depression? If so, you might have tried wellbeing treatments such as mindfulness, meditations or even some medications, but did you know that your hearing can also play a significant role in how you feel and the quality of your life?  How Does Hearing Affect Your Mood?  The […]

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Hearing Aids Reduce Signs of Aging

Hearing loss can change your life in a number of ways – you might miss out on socialization with friends and family, you might find it hard to talk on the phone or even feel unsafe and lack confidence while completing tasks independently. It’s all too easy to simply withdraw when you feel as though […]

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Best Hearing Aids For Seniors

Hearing loss is very common when someone reaches old age, it can be expected that hearing will begin to decline around the age of sixty. It’s estimated that within the United States, 40% to 50% of seniors have some form of hearing impairment. Since hearing loss is a spectrum, some seniors may have a minor […]

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What Are The Best Earplugs For Hearing Protection?

There are an array of activities out there that require proper ear protection. This can include being at concerts, in the crowd at a sports game, plane spotting near the local airport, construction or even just using power tools in a workshop. Whatever the reason may be, proper protection is needed. This protection will help […]

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Who Is At Risk For Developing Tinnitus?

Tinnitus is a condition that causes ringing or other sounds in one or both ears. The noise can be heard at various pitches and sounds like it’s coming from inside the brain or around the surrounding environment, but it may not be audible to others because there are no external sources. If others hear a […]

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4 Signs Your Child Needs a Hearing Test

When it comes to diagnosing hearing problems, many of us find it hard to identify if we have hearing loss or not. This is because we don’t really have a benchmark to compare our hearing to. It also happens extremely gradually, meaning we don’t realize when our hearing is getting worse. Eventually, we’ll need to […]