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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 […]

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Common Signs of Untreated Hearing Loss

Hearing loss often happens gradually, and because of this it can feel like it snuck up on you. Common symptoms Frequently misunderstanding speech, especially in an environment where there are competing signals Tinnitus in one or both ears (Tinnitus is sounds that are in your head, not heard by others. Can present in many forms: […]

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Tinnitus: Causes, Symptoms, and Treatments

Many people experience sounds in their ears (or head), known as tinnitus. These sounds are subjective, in that only the person who has tinnitus can hear them. For many, tinnitus presents as a ringing sound, but often tinnitus is perceived as a humming, buzzing, roaring or even music. For some these sounds are constant, for […]