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The discomfort and annoyance from tinnitus can make you feel stressed and disorientated. It can interrupt your sleep and affect your concentration too. Some cases of tinnitus have relatively simple solutions. For example, it could simply be that you need to have your ears cleared of wax. However, often tinnitus is linked to hearing loss or a long-term problem that

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If you wear hearing aids at the moment, or you think you might have to use them in the future, it is always sensible to ask the right questions when you visit your audiologist for an appointment. It’s vital that you find out as much as possible about repairing your hearing aids so that you don’t face any unexpected costs

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If the noise in your workplace forces you to raise your voice in order to be heard from about a meter away, you are likely to be at risk of occupational hearing loss . Noise is an unwanted sound. In the industrial environment, it can be continuous or intermittent and present itself in various forms, like the hum of an

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Choosing hearing aids is a task that requires a lot of your attention. Your choice will make a difference in how well you can hear in day-to-day life. Hearing aids don't do the exact same job that your ears do, so you need to understand what they can do for you. Along with amplifying sound so that you can hear

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If you have noticed an issue with your hearing, you might have booked an appointment for hearing tests with your audiologist. Hearing tests are the best way to determine whether there is an issue with your hearing that needs to be addressed. Signs that you need a hearing test can vary but if you are struggling to hear people talking

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If you have an appointment with an audiologist approaching, it’s natural to have questions. Perhaps you’ve never seen an audiologist before, or maybe you’re apprehensive about what can be done to improve your hearing. Before your appointment, it’s a good idea to jot down some questions, so you don’t forget when your session comes around. Here are five common questions

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When suffering from tinnitus , it’s only natural that you’ll wish to ask the audiologist a whole series of different questions. Before worrying about treatment and management processes, you will probably want to know a little more about the cause of your problems. After all, identifying the source is the first step on the road to finding a way of

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Lots of people want to ask questions before they visit an audiologist for a hearing aid fitting . That makes sense as it’s not a procedure most folks undergo every day, and so it can seem like somewhat of a mystery. With the intention of setting the record straight and giving you an accurate insight into the practice, this article

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As a hearing aid user, you have likely grown accustomed to the benefits that your hearing aid is able to offer to you. As a result, the idea of having to send your hearing aid for repairs can make you feel extremely anxious. However, all hearing aid users will at some point have to face the inconvenience of repairs, so

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Earwax gets a bad rep. Some people produce more earwax than others, leading to blockages, which can be annoying and even dangerous. In most cases, however, unless you experience symptoms like muffled hearing, ringing in the ears or the physical feeling of a blockage, you don’t need to clean your ears. What’s more, trying to clean your ears could end

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