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Hearing Health Blog

Hearing tests can be very helpful for providing information about the current quality of your ears and your hearing capabilities. If you feel that your ears are working perfectly, and you can hear very well, then you most likely do not have an immediate need to get your hearing tested. However, there are many people who should have their hearing

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The time that you spend with your audiologist during an appointment is very important. This because this is where you will learn information that is crucial for your hearing health, and how to use your hearing aids. Because the time you spend with your audiologist is so important, you want to make sure that you make the most of it

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Every now and then, even despite meticulous care and maintenance, hearing aids break . Despite the advancing technology in hearing aids, they will eventually wear down. Sometimes, wear and tear is the cause of hearing aid malfunction. Other times, hearing aids become damaged due to water, heat or a curious grandchild. Whatever the cause of the damage, it is important

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If you’ve never had a hearing aid fitting done before, it’s hard to know what to expect. How long will it take? What will happen during the fitting? What is the process like from beginning to end? So here’s what to expect. Every audiologist has slightly different methods and best practices, but chances are, if you’re comfortable with your audiologist,

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The course of your hearing loss journey will take you through many ups and downs. The first step, however, is to get a screening done to see if you really have hearing loss. If you fail the initial screening, the next step is often a more detailed hearing evaluation that aims to determine the cause, degree, and type of hearing

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Tinnitus can be a very annoying problem to have. This is because it creates various noises in your ear that can only be heard by you. This makes it feel like there are random sounds occurring in the place where you are, but really there aren’t. It is a very uncomfortable and frustrating illness to deal with. For this reason,

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The Early Detection and Intervention programs in most states require newborn babies to be screened for hearing before leaving the hospital. Any baby who doesn’t pass the initial screening is followed-up with for a more detailed evaluation. As they grow, children have frequent hearing tests in schools and at the pediatrician’s office, depending on their age. If a child fails

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So your hearing aid is acting up, and you’re trying to figure out whether to repair it or replace it. The short and final answer is that your audiologist should make that recommendation for you – and you should listen to their advice. But there are a few indicators that can help you determine whether it’s time to spring for

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So you need to find an audiologist . Do you know where to start? From the internet to your insurance provider, there’s a number of different ways to find an audiologist. Nothing will take much more effort than a few phone calls, a visit to your doctor and a little bit of research. Finding the right audiologist, however, will make

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Tinnitus is an ear condition that can be very uncomfortable and frustrating for those who are unfortunate enough to have to deal with it. Many cases of tinnitus can be successfully treated. However, in order for tinnitus to be treated, it must first be correctly diagnosed. Understanding some major signs of tinnitus can help you to realize that you might

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