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When it comes to untreated hearing loss , many people assume the issues they will experience are fairly obvious: they will not be able to hear particularly well. However, the issues caused by untreated hearing loss can actually extend far beyond hearing function. In fact, untreated hearing loss has been strongly associated with a number of troubling conditions, including the

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Hearing loss is a surprisingly common condition and one that can be diagnosed relatively simply via a hearing test . However, for hearing loss to be diagnosed, you first need to know that a hearing test is necessary – and judging this is often more difficult than it initially seems. Hearing loss tends to happen gradually, with people adapting to

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Dementia is usually misunderstood. People often refer to it as a disease or condition, but it’s actually a collective term that describes several different symptoms that are associated with a decline in your memory or cognitive ability. It’s usually used when those symptoms are strong enough to reduce your ability to perform everyday activities. Some common symptoms of dementia include

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One of the senses that you should preserve for as long as you possibly can is your hearing. The thing is, there are people out there that will be more likely to suffer from hearing loss where others are not. This can happen as a result of many different factors, and while some are not reversible, others are entirely preventable.

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Ear cleaning might not be something that you’ve even considered yet. But if you’ve been having problems relating to your ears in one way or another, it might be the case that you need to have your ears cleaned out properly by a professional audiologist . It’s something that people benefit from all the time, and we’re going to talk

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If you have a hearing test coming up, you might be thinking about which steps you should be taking to prepare for it properly. Being prepared for your hearing test is always important and it allows you to go into the test knowing that you’re ready for it. It’ll also help make the process a little easier and smoother for your

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When you’re experiencing problems with your hearing , it can be easy to bury your head in the sand and pretend everything is fine. Even if your symptoms are relatively minor, you should seek treatment from a professional audiologist. There are some symptoms in particular that you should be aware of and looking out for relating to your hearing. Here

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You may assume that cleaning your ears is a brilliant thing to do, but sometimes, the best intentions don’t always achieve the desired results. In some cases, cleaning methods can pose a risk to your ears. If you’re wondering how to keep your ears clean, here are three ear-cleaning methods to avoid. Cotton swabs Be honest. Have you ever inserted

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You’re about to spend some money on new hearing devices , which means you need to have an in-depth chat with your audiologist about the options in front of you. There is a huge range of hearing aids available and you need to go through every option to decide which is right for you. There are a few out there

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Approaching your first ever hearing test is the same as approaching any other test in your life; scary! You’re probably concerned about what might happen, nervous about how things are done and just plain worried. You’ll be pleased to know that there’s absolutely nothing to worry about as hearing tests are incredibly straightforward and easy for you to complete. Having

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