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Hearing Health Blog

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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Many people assume that a hearing test is only necessary if an issue is noticed with this particular sense. However, this is not the case. Hearing tests provide key information about our ability to hear and provide one of the first ways to find hearing loss. When you go in for a hearing test, a professional audiologist will examine you.

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If you hear a ringing, buzzing, drumming or any other noise without explanation, you are likely suffering from tinnitus . Tinnitus is a medical condition and a term that covers a symptom that can manifest in a lot of different ways. Every experience of tinnitus is different, but each cause can be detrimental to your wellbeing. While there is no

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Like an eye doctor or dentist, an audiologist provides a health service where their traits are almost as important as their skills. As such, choosing an audiologist can be almost as daunting as booking the appointment itself. The decision you make can impact everything from your comfort to the quality of treatment received. Worse still, a lack of past interactions

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Hearing aids can drastically improve your quality of life if you are living with a hearing impairment. Of course, like all technology, hearing aids don’t last forever and can become prone to problems if not properly cared for and maintained. Over time, age and use can lead to hearing aids failing to work as efficiently. While you could choose to

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Hearing loss is incredibly common nowadays – especially with the amount of noise we are inundated with. From concerts to firearms, there are a number of ways to damage your hearing accidentally. By avoiding loud noise exposure and using ear protection you can help prevent noise-induced hearing loss. Avoid damaging noises Staying away from prolonged exposure to noise or loud

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In-the-ear (ITE) hearing aids are little devices that are placed within the outer area of the ear and work by amplifying the sound. They fit within the ear thanks to a molded casing. Depending on the design, ITE hearing aids can be remarkably discreet. These devices often come with the latest accessories and hearing technology to provide the best possible

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If you’re preparing for your very first hearing aid fitting , you’ve probably got many different questions on your mind. Luckily, your audiologist is more than capable of answering any questions you may have, but it’s important to ask the right questions in order to get the right information that you need. To help you out, consider the following list

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As the primary experts on all conditions related to hearing and balance, audiologists perform a wide range of services. Beyond preventing, diagnosing and treating these conditions, they are also one of the most common sources of information and practical help when it comes to the use of hearing aids. Here are four services you can expect to benefit from if

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