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Wearing hearing aids for the first time can be quite scary, not least because you don’t know what to expect. Whether your hearing loss has been confirmed by a hearing test or you’re due to visit the audiologist in the coming days, a little info on the experience and expectations associated with wearing hearing aids can be hugely beneficial. Here’s

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The U.S Centers for Disease Control believe that over 50 million Americans suffer from tinnitus, which equates to around 15 percent of the population to make it one of the most frequent ailments in modern society. But while the direct effects of those symptoms are bad enough, the most common fear shared by sufferers is whether it will lead to

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Conditions relating to lost hearing are among the most common in modern society, with around 50 million Americans suffering from hearing loss as we speak. However, only a small percentage allow themselves to get the support they deserve by wearing hearing aids . So, is it time for you to consider the prospect of wearing assistive hearing devices? The fact

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Hearing aids are fantastically helpful devices that are only getting more effective as the technology improves, increasing the clarity and power of amplification while offering all kinds of features that cater to the individual needs of the wearer. However, as impressive as that technology is, it’s also quite delicate. It’s not uncommon for the earwax, dirt, debris and moisture that

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If you’ve recently had a hearing test and found that you have hearing loss, then the hearing aid fitting is very likely to come next. Hearing aids are the most commonly used treatment for hearing loss and are hugely effective, especially thanks to the advancement of hearing care technology in the past decade. However, it’s not uncommon for patients to

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Proactive maintenance and care for your hearing aids are essential. When you first receive your device from your audiologist , you might receive plenty of advice on how to keep it dry, how to store it at night, how to prevent it from getting damaged and how to keep it clean. While doing your part is important, there are also

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Hearing aids are used day-in, day-out. Because of this, they often require repairs . Even the best-engineered devices eventually wear out. The question for many people is what the most common hearing aid repairs are. Let’s take a look. A clogged connecting tube The connecting tube is a little wire that connects the “brains” of the hearing aid (the section

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If you have recently been diagnosed with tinnitus , you know how hard it can be to live with the symptoms. The constant ringing in your ears can be a nightmare and that could be why you are seeking treatment. In this article, we are going to discuss how tinnitus is treated and some of the options that you should consider

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Whether its function is to treat hearing loss, tinnitus or another related issue, your hearing aids will become a hugely important asset in your life. While it may be tempting to order them online or pick one up from a store, visiting an audiologist is the only solution that should even be considered. Getting your hearing aid from the audiologist

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Behind-the-ear (BTE) hearing aids fit comfortably on the outer ear and are usually attached to a custom-made earpiece. It’s a style that is very popular and the one that most people recognize when they are talking to their audiologist about the right hearing aids for them. It’s one of the most widely used types of hearing aid and they are

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