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Tips on Preventing Hearing Loss

Tips on Preventing Hearing Loss

Imagine life in a rural area before the industrial revolution. You might wake to a quiet environment including only the sounds of birds and insects. As you went about your day, you might encounter the sound of carriage wheels and

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Protect Your Hearing This Summer Festival Season

Protect Your Hearing This Summer Festival Season

Summer is in full swing and so are the outdoor festivals. Throughout history, humans have loved coming together as a community through festival celebration. The word festival was actually derived from Latin roots in the fourteenth century, and stems from

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Communication Tips for the Whole Family

Communication Tips for the Whole Family

May is Better Speech and Hearing Month! For the past 91 years, the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) has been working tirelessly to promote health and wellbeing for all Americans by raising awareness of communication and language disorders. This includes hearing

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When Should I Update My Hearing Aids?

When Should I Update My Hearing Aids?

Treating your hearing loss with hearing aids is an important part of ensuring your health and well-being. Hearing aids are a great investment and can bring significant benefits to your life including easier communication, improved relationships, and reduced risk for

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Hearing Loss Fatigue: How to Restore Your Energy

Do you struggle with fatigue? Overwhelming exhaustion can happen for a number of reasons, but if you have hearing loss you may be especially vulnerable to it effects. Problems with our hearing can deplete our mental and physical energy in

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Treating Hearing Loss Could Help Your Cognitive Abilities

Treating Hearing Loss Could Help Your Cognitive Abilities

November is National Alzheimer’s Awareness Month. This devastating disease affects an estimated 5.5 million Americans, with the majority of people age 65 or older. A study from 2013 found that untreated hearing loss could have an adverse effect on your

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Getting to Know Your Hearing Aids

Getting to Know Your Hearing Aids

Throughout human history, there have been many instruments used to amplify hearing. In the past century, following World War II, there were major advancements in the field of audiological research. As such, hearing aids began to resemble the devices we

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Tips for Adjusting to Your New Hearing Aids

It may seem like daunting experience to begin the process of selecting and fitting hearing aids to meet your specific hearing needs. However, it just requires some time and patience. Also, congratulations are in order – you are on the

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