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Hearing and the Holidays

Improve Your Hearing for the Holidays Now that the holiday season is here, you want to be sure you are hearing your best when spending time with family and friends. Holiday parties, social gatherings, and family get-togethers can be frustrating and uncomfortable if you struggle to catch the conversation because of hearing loss. Discover some …

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Tips for Reducing Tinnitus

Ringing in the ears, medically known as tinnitus, is when you experience the sensation of sound in your ears or head when no other sound is present. Millions of individuals experience tinnitus to some degree and experience it sporadically or on a daily basis. For some people, the symptoms of tinnitus can be disruptive to …

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Hearing Aid Goals

Hearing Goals You Should Try Congratulations on your new hearing aids! Now that you have hearing aids you will be able to hear sounds you haven’t heard in a while, such as the hum of the refrigerator or the birds chirping outside. The goal of hearing aid amplification is to improve your access to sound. …

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Hearing and Alzheimer’s

Your hearing plays a crucial role in your overall health and well-being. Hearing doesn’t only allow you to be a part of the conversation and to hear the world around you, but it also keeps your brain active. Discover how your hearing is connected to cognitive decline and how you can be proactive during Alzheimer’s …

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Hearing and Balance

The Connection Between Hearing Loss and Balance Hearing loss doesn’t only affect your ability to hear and comprehend speech. It can also be connected to a variety of other health concerns, such as balance issues or vertigo. Our sense of balance is located within the cochlea, which is the same location of the hearing nerve …

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Communicating With a Mask

Tips for Communicating While Wearing A Face Mask Hearing loss can make communicating with your friends and loved ones difficult. Especially if you are in a crowded environment. Because hearing loss affects the way you hear certain frequencies and syllables, you often have to strain to understand what is exactly being said to you. Today, …

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