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A Beginner’s Guide on How to Clean a Hearing Aid

Losing your hearing can be one of the most difficult things a person can go through. Just imagine not being able to enjoy music like you used to or have a conversation with someone sitting next to you

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Hearing Loss Prevention: 8 Things To Avoid

Have you ever woken up in the morning to the sound of the birds chirping or the trash truck coming down the road? As we go through our day, we tend to block out some noises so that we can focus on other

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Plugged Ears: The Possible Causes And Natural Remedies You Can Try

We often take our hearing for granted until we’re faced with a reduced ability to do hear clearly. One of the most common causes for a slight loss in hearing is due to plugged ears or ears that feel

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Your Guide To A Ruptured Eardrum

Just like our other body parts, we usually don’t think anything is wrong with our ears until one sudden thing changes all that. With our ears, it could be the sudden burst of a ruptured eardrum or perforated

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How To Safely Clean Your Ears

Our ears are one of the most important body parts we have and responsible for good hearing. Even though we know how sensitive they can be, we still don’t take enough care when we’re cleaning them and

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A Beginner’s Guide To Congenital Hearing Loss

Just imagine how difficult it would be to learn that your child has congenital hearing loss, or hearing loss present at birth. You know that as your child grows up, they are going to be faced with many

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Help! Is There A Cure For Deafness?

It’s the holidays and everyone in the family is gathered together. Everyone is laughing and having a good time. It’s a great day.Except, when you notice that while everyone is having their own conversations,

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Everything You Need To Know About Hearing Aid Repair

Hearing aids are a unique device because they do such an immense job but are compact, which means that they are more susceptible to being damaged. In fact, earwax and other debris from your ear usually

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What Is The Hearing Loss Association Of America?

In the late 1970's, Howard E. "Rocky" Stone came up with the idea for creating a nationwide organization dedicated to representing and helping those dealing with hearing loss. By 1979, the Hearing Loss

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Best 3 Online Hearing Tests

City dwellers begin to lose their hearing gradually, so you don't notice it in your daily life. If you prefer to blast your headphones while you're taking public transport, you could be setting yourself

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Hearing Aid Batteries Explained

There’s no denying just how beneficial hearing ads have been for those who suffer from hearing loss, but equally as important as these devices are the batteries that power them. Without a fresh battery

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10 Common Myths About Hearing Loss And Bad Hearing

Hearing loss is something that affects millions of Americans but it’s rarely spoken about in the wider community. People often feel ashamed that they are having problems with hearing or don’t want

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Is Hearing Loss A Disability?

Suffering from hearing loss can have a major impact on your life, and if you’re someone who suffers from the condition you might be confused about what help there is out there. One of the most common

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Everything You Need To Know About Ear Infections

You know the feeling. You wake up one morning with a throbbing ear that feels like it’s ready to explode at any instant. Your hearing is gone in that ear, and you’ve probably got an annoying headache

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Extended Wear Hearing Aids

Hearing aids have come a long way in the past few hundred years. In the olden days, if you had hearing problems, you had two options; suffer through it, or put a long horn into your ear and point the wide

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The Hearing Test Explained

When you go to the doctor for your yearly physical (as you should be), sometimes it can seem like they are constantly trying to get you to perform a never-ending set of tests. While some of them are well-intentioned,

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The Various Types Of Hearing Loss

Hearing loss is now very common across the world. In fact, people of all ages can suffer from hearing loss at some point in their lives. If you suffer from sudden or growing hearing loss, then you must

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How The Human Hearing Works

The human body is an extremely complex organism and our ears and the way we hear things are no exception. The ears are sensory organs that enable us to listen to one another, communicate, and enjoy our

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An Introduction To Wireless Hearing Aids

Do you struggle to hear the music or sound on your computer? Do you find it difficult to hear the television, even when the sound is turned up? If so, you may want to consider wireless hearing aids.These

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How To Prevent Hearing Loss From Noise And Old Age

You probably don't think about your hearing as much as you should. The reality is, that it's one of those things that we almost don't notice until we experience problems with it or sustain significant

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