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How to Prepare for Your Hearing Aid Fitting

Hearing aids can be life changing. They make it easier to have conversations, listen to people you care about, and even go out in public again. It’s a positive change that comes after preparation – which is where you come in. A hearing aid fitting is the first step to unlocking the potential of these […]

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What is Tinnitus Retraining Therapy?

If you are one of the millions of people who experience tinnitus, you know how disruptive and frustrating the condition can be. Tinnitus is a ringing, buzzing or humming noise that is heard in the ears, and it can be challenging to concentrate or sleep when you have it. Tinnitus retraining therapy (TRT) is a […]

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4 Fast Facts About Hearing Loss

Did you know that hearing loss is the third most common physical condition in the United States, after arthritis and heart disease? It’s a problem that affects more than 48 million Americans, and it can happen to anyone at any age. This blog post will discuss four fast facts about hearing loss that you need […]

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What You Need to Know About Hearing Devices

Hearing loss can be an overwhelming experience to go through, although it’s made easier and more straightforward with the help of an audiologist. During the process, hearing aids will be brought up. If it’s your first experience with the devices, it’s natural to feel a bit confused. You’ll likely have a few questions and want […]

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Questions to Ask During Your Hearing Test

When you have a hearing test, you will of course want to ensure that you can make the most of it, that you come out the other side with a full understanding of your hearing health and where to go from there. Your audiologist will always make sure of this, but to help you feel […]

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How to Select the Right Hearing Protection for You

There are many reasons why you may need hearing protection. It could be that you work in a noisy environment or that you’re a traveling musician that routinely plays music at a dangerously loud volume. Or you might be a hunter who has to discharge their rifle. Whatever the reason that you need hearing protection, […]

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How Does an Audiologist Help with Hearing Aid Selection?

When you are thinking about your hearing aid, it is important for the professional to get an overall picture of your lifestyle. It may be that you have avoided certain environments or even social situations as your hearing got worse, for example. Either way now is the time for you to be looking forward to […]

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A Guide to Your Hearing Exams Results

Undergoing hearing examinations to confirm your diagnosis and find the best management plan is vital for anyone who experiences hearing loss. While an audiologist will guide you through the entire process, a basic understanding of your results will be hugely beneficial. Better still, equipping yourself with this info before attending your hearing exams can make […]

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Why Are Hearing Aid Fittings Necessary?

If you’re experiencing hearing loss, then wearing a hearing aid is most likely to be the recommended treatment. Your audiologist is there to help you make sure you get the best from your hearing aid. Aside from helping you choose the device best suited to your needs, this also includes helping from the moment you […]

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Care Tips to Help You Avoid Hearing Device Repairs

Hearing aids are important for many people who experience hearing loss, and they are an efficient method of enhancing their overall quality of life as well. If you are used to the numerous benefits that hearing aids provide, being without your hearing aids might cause some issues. When they need to be fixed, the process […]