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If you experience hearing loss it can greatly impact your life and the way you live it. Yet it doesn’t need to be the be-all and end all and there are many things you can do that can improve your quality of life that aren’t too complicated. One of the most daunting things for people with hearing loss is figuring

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It is thought that around one in seven American citizens experience hearing loss. This is incredibly common so if you are worried then know you are not alone. Unlike pictures and light, we aren’t programmed to be able to see sound, we can only hear it. If you are experiencing hearing loss then you may think it is other people

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If you have noticed that you are experiencing an increased level of hearing loss then you may need to take a trip to an audiologist. Your family members could be stating that your television is louder than usual or you are shouting when you speak. These are two common occurrences that give away you may be experiencing hearing loss. It

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Hearing loss can be caused by a number of things. One of the most common, and the one that people hear about the most is aging. It’s true that aging is one of the main causes for hearing loss , but there are others, some of which would absolutely blow your mind. This is what we’re going to be taking

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Has your audiologist recently asked you to relax in front of a strange computer while they conducted various measurements on your hearing aids? Don't be confused about it, as it's for a good reason. Everyone's ear canal is different. Some may have smaller and narrow canals. Others may be a little deeper or larger than average.  In most cases, no

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Before getting hearing aids for yourself, it’s critical to have a hearing test conducted by a qualified audiologist . This should always be the first step to take as it’s unwise to take matters into your hands without expert help. Statistics indicate that 77% of Americans haven’t had their hearing checked in two years. Meanwhile, a more pressing concern is

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A 2021 report by the National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders (NIDCD) revealed that two to three out of every 1,000 children have hearing loss. Although the magnitude of their hearing loss varies, it still needs to be addressed. As parents or guardians, it can be quite tricky to determine if your young ones are dealing with hearing

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It’s not always easy to hear what others say to you, and it’s especially true if you are dealing with reduced hearing abilities . We live in a time where we are spending less time chatting to others face to face and more time talking online. This has diminished our speech as a race, and we’re then ignoring the signs

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If you are ever concerned about your hearing, the best thing that you can do is speak to an audiologist and consider whether hearing aids would be your best option for your future. They will be able to take you through the mistakes you could end up making with your hearing aids, as well as teach you how to maintain

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Hearing loss is something that you might start to think about more as you get older. When you're younger, it might not be something that occupies your thoughts often unless you work in an occupation that involves a lot of loud noise. However, it isn't just older people who experience hearing loss. Although the majority of people who experience hearing

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