Hearing Health Blog

No matter how well you take care of your hearing aids, the reality is that they won’t last forever. On the other hand, there are many parts and components of hearing aids that can easily be replaced without having to purchase an entirely new device (which, as you’re probably aware, can run into the thousands of dollars). Still, at some

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Hearing aid repair can be expensive. While most hearing aids come with warranties lasting between one and three years, these warranties don’t last forever and don’t cover certain maladies and accidents, like ruined hearings aids that fell in the toilet. Catastrophic disasters might not be able to be remedied at home, but keeping a hearing aid cleaning and repair kit

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A perforated eardrum, also called a ruptured eardrum, comes about when a hole or tear develops in the eardrum. The eardrum is the part in the ear that vibrates when it comes into contact with waves of sound. Eardrum injuries are often extremely painful and, in some instances, can lead to infections or hearing loss. Fortunately, most injuries of this

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  In the field of hearing health, the number of titles can get confusing. There aren’t just hearing doctors, there are audiologists , ear, nose and throat (ENT) specialists and hearing instrument specialists (HIS). Some services offered by these professionals even overlap, increasing the confusion. For instance, both audiologists and hearing instrument specialists test hearing and dispense, fit and calibrate

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When it comes to your personal health, you go to your doctor. If you need specialized care for muscles, you might see a physical therapist. If your vision needs attention, you visit an ophthalmologist. And if you’re in need of hearing aids, like 48 million Americans are, you visit an audiologist , right? While you can visit an audiologist for

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The term tinnitus is used to describe the condition where the ears perceive sounds that are not present. Many people refer to this as “ringing in the ears,” but that is not an accurate description. Tinnitus can be described as ringing, buzzing or a whistling noise. It doesn’t matter what you call it; it can range from a temporary annoyance

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Hearing aids  give you the opportunity to hear when you no longer can. Surprisingly, hearing loss can be experienced by anyone due to a disease, age, an injury, or even because of certain medications. So many people wear hearing aids and yet most people do not know how they work. Hearing aid technology has come an incredibly long way from

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Do you love the great outdoors?  Enjoying a hike through breath-taking scenery is one of life’s joys. As well as the chance to get away from it all, breath fresh air, and stretch your legs, what adds to the whole experience is the sound of nature. Which can leave the person suffering from hearing loss with something of a dilemma.

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Summer brings warmer temperatures, more outside activities and higher relative humidity levels. This may spell fun for you but trouble for your hearing aids. Hearing aids are electronic devices and electronic devices are damaged by moisture. Because moisture is undesired when it comes to electronic devices, it’s important to understand hearing aids and humidity. Temperature and hearing aids The dew

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Losing your ability to hear can be a scary and stressful experience, especially when you do not know how severe the damage is until it is impossible to ignore. Many people may go years with hearing problems without seeking help from medical professionals. Part of this may be because they are in denial of a problem. However, many individuals also

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