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3 High-Tech Features Of Modern Hearing Aids

Today’s hearing aids are much more than the simple amplification devices that dominated the market just a few decades ago. Modern hearing aids are packed with high-tech features, including technology to detect speech, digital signal processing and Bluetooth connectivity. These sophisticated hearing aids can even be controlled by voice commands or connected to an app […]

At What Level is Hearing Loss Considered a Disability?

At What Level is Hearing Loss Considered a Disability?

It’s no secret that everyone relies on their hearing from a very early age. Hearing helps people communicate with others, make sense of the world around them, and become alert to any potential dangers or hazards wherever they are in the world. Sadly, many people experience diminished hearing, either due to the aging process or […]

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Signs You are Wearing an Ill-fitting Hearing Aid

If you suspect that you are wearing an ill-fitting hearing aid, then you are certainly not alone. So many people go through various stages of troubleshooting whenever they get a new hearing aid, so it’s important that you consider getting it adjusted on a regular basis until it is perfect. Not sure if yours has […]

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5 Foods for Better Hearing

If you want to make sure that you are taking care of your hearing to the best of your ability, or if you have been diagnosed with hearing loss, then you may want to look to your diet. If you do not have a good diet, then you could be missing out more than you […]

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3 Things You Should Understand About Hearing Protection

For something as important as hearing health, Americans are notorious for not paying the right amount of attention to hearing challenges and issues, often leaving diagnosis and detection of potential issues until much later in life, when solutions possibilities may not be as diverse or enjoy the same amount of efficacy, had the problems been […]

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Signs You Should Get a Hearing Test

The modern world continues to serve up opportunities for humans to have a fuller, richer and more rewarding experiences for us all. However, along with that, there are also some new and interesting ways that we can cause damage to our overall health, and this extends to our auditory system, as well. Often thought of […]

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Hearing Loss on The Rise For All Demographics

According to the National Institute on Deafness and other Communication Disorders, about two to three out of every 1,000 children in the United States are born with a detectable level of hearing loss in one or both ears. This adds to the overall rise in numbers of people reporting hearing challenges at early or later […]

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How To Recognize Hearing Problems?

Both gradual and sudden hearing loss can occur in day-to-day life, and knowing how to recognize hearing problems is key to addressing any ear-related issues as soon as possible. Of course, once you notice something has changed with your hearing, you’re going to want your quality of life to return to normal as soon as […]

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Why Is A Hearing Test Important?

Have you ever been for a hearing test? Maybe you went once or twice as a child, but you haven’t visited an audiologist since? And maybe now you’re curious about whether or not a hearing test would be right for you? Well, it’s often encouraged for people under the age of 60 to get their […]