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Hearing Health Blog

Be honest with yourself: how long is it going to take for you to admit to yourself that you might have a problem? How long will it take for you to entertain the notion that your hearing loss has become an impediment? What’s it going to take to make that all-important call to a hearing care professional that you’ve been

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Most of us have experienced tinnitus at some point. That persistent, irritating ringing in the ears that never seems to go away no matter what you do. In noisy surroundings it can be a great annoyance that prevents you from being able to follow a conversation or enjoy the movie in the theater. In quiet surroundings, however, it can be

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Hearing loss is something that affects people of all ages, and struggling with communication isn’t the only impact of this. The reality is that hearing issues can impact your cognitive functioning, and it may be in ways that you just don’t expect. It is important to clarify that when we refer to cognitive functions, we generally mean the acts of

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The ears are incredibly important organs. They enable us to listen and communicate, they play a crucial role in maintaining balance and they give us access to amazing sensory experiences around us. If you’re looking to protect your hearing for as long as possible, you might be wondering how you can look after your ears. One issue that often creeps

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Indulging in hobbies is one of the best ways that you can spend your spare time. It's enjoyable, it's relaxing and it's an excellent way to blow off steam when you need to wind down. Hobbies can lift your spirits and help you to develop as a person, but if your hobbies are causing your health some issues, then you

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Did you know that there’s currently no cure for tinnitus ? This is mainly because it’s not really a disease, but a symptom of something else. In some cases, you can get temporary tinnitus because of exposure to loud noises or earwax touching your eardrum. As such, this can go away in a few days or if the earwax is

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Statistics have shown that hearing loss is incredibly common in the USA; one in eight people are thought to experience some degree of hearing loss, with those over the age of 60 particularly liable to experience the condition. In some ways, this commonality has meant that hearing loss has become a fact of life; something that is just accepted as

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Our hearing is an important sense that works in tandem with your other senses. Unfortunately, very few people seem to care about their sense of sound and will rarely ever visit an audiologist to have their hearing examined. When you consider that people visit dentists for their teeth and optometrists for their eyes, it’s strange to think that we rarely

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Tinnitus can be a frustrating condition to deal with, but you shouldn’t ignore its symptoms. If you want to get help and treatment for what you’re experiencing, you need to be assessed and diagnosed by a hearing health professional first. To help you decide whether that’s something you should do, we’re going to look look at some of the signs

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If you’re heading out into the sunshine, you don shades to protect your eyes from the glare of the sun. You wear a hat to protect your skin from the rays and you do all of that to prevent your eyes and skin from being damaged. The one thing that most people don’t think about is wearing ear protection when

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