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There are only a few weeks of school left which means it’s just about time for summer family vacations. Even though spring break has passed, now’s the time to start planning for that memorable summer trip. It’s exciting and, if you wear hearing aids , possibly stressful as well. Traveling with hearing aids can be a challenge, but it doesn’t

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The very purpose of hearing aids is to enhance your hearing, but the problem is that you may not need all levels of sound input amplified equally – or at all. Without special features, this can mean whistling, noise interference, difficulty hearing in noisy environments or maybe dealing with the phantom sounds of tinnitus. If you’re struggling with unwanted sounds,

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Remember the first time you had to wear glasses and how strange it felt? Now you wouldn’t go out without them. Adjusting to wearing hearing aids is very similar. But with just a little patience, you’ll quickly become accustomed to your units. Here are a few tips on how to adjust to wearing hearing aids. Start slowly in quiet surroundings

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So you’ve decided to get a hearing aid and you’re on the right path to hearing better. The direct, primary ways better hearing will positively affect your life are things you’ve probably already thought of – you will understand your friends, family and coworkers better. You will be better attuned to important traffic noises. The TV can be played at

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Some of the most common reasons people cite for not treating their hearing loss are feeling like they’re too young, their hearing loss isn’t severe enough, or that hearing aids will make them look “old.” These myths are easily refuted by statistics and a quick glance at the streamlined, discreet models of hearing aids available to us today. Besides these,

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We have eye exams, dental exams and wellness exams. But when is the last time you had a hearing test ? Infant hearing is tested after birth and then children are tested at several intervals during elementary school. If you’re in your mid 50s or older and haven’t had a hearing test in decades, it’s time to put it on

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While hearing aids work perfectly most of the time, they – like all technology – can begin to malfunction. Check out the list of common problems associated with hearing aids and how you can likely solve the issues at home before scheduling an appointment with your hearing care provider. Hearing aids stopped working If the hearing aid isn’t working, check

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Most people with hearing loss have to deal with the process of buying hearing aids sooner or later. Even though they are one of the most important electronic devices you use in your entire day, their amazingly high price will not cease to baffle your mind. If you have recently purchased a pair of hearing aids you would know that

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No matter what your lifestyle, hearing loss should never hold you back from doing the things that you absolutely love doing. Whether it is sitting in the grass and reading a good book or going mountain climbing, there is nothing that a person with impaired hearing cannot do. Thanks to modern hearing aids that are robust and long-lasting, you can

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Hearing is undoubtedly one of the most important senses that human beings possess, providing us the basis for effectively communicating with other human beings. Because it is so taken for granted, the potential impact a hearing loss is often grossly underestimated. That said, A hearing aid is not just another “product,” akin to some household appliance; rather, it is the most

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Your hearing health professional not only tests your hearing and dispenses hearing aids but they are able to diagnose and repair your hearing aids as well. How amazing. But how are they able to do this? What are they looking for when you come in and say that your hearing aid is not working? Let’s take a look. Diagnosing the

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Hearing aids are a big investment. In order to keep them working properly, some care and maintenance is necessary. Sometimes despite the best upkeep, problems can arise. Here are some preventative measures and troubleshooting tips to help determine if hearing aid repairs can be made at home or if it’s a more serious issue. Problem prevention Daily cleaning is the

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You can’t hear out of your hearing aid ; why? This is a very good question. There could quite a few reasons as to why you are unable to hear out of your hearing aid. So let’s take a quick look at some of the reasons why your hearing aid may be malfunctioning. Earwax and hearing aids Your hearing aid

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Hearing aids are amazing little pieces of machinery and technology, but if not taken care of properly they can easily break or be damaged. So let’s go over a few general care and maintenance tips when it comes to the health and longevity of your hearing aids. Clean daily. This is a very important tip to follow. Always clean your

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