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If you haven't had a hearing test before you will be in the dark about what to expect. This can be disconcerting and inconvenient especially if you forget to bring important documents. In this article we outline what you need to know about an initial hearing test with an audiologist.  A conversation about medical history One of the first things

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While your hearing care provider is likely an experienced specialist that is fully committed to providing professional and convenient service at all times, it’s vital that you take responsibility for your hearing health too. One of the best ways to do this is to ask your hearing specialist a number of key questions. Ask the four questions below, and the

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Seeking help is the first step in an attempt to fix your hearing. Without the help of a professional audiologist , it's tough to make the tweaks needed to improve your lifestyle. Of course, a hearing test isn't a one-size-fits-all solution. There are various types of tests audiologists use to determine the problem and come up with a method to

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The goal of a hearing test, which is best provided by an audiologist, is to ensure that any occurrence of hearing loss is addressed and that further risk to your hearing loss is prevented. Hearing loss affects over one-tenth of all adults in the country, including many who don’t fall into commonly known risk factors like exposure to loud noise

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When you suspect that you have hearing loss, the next step is to schedule a hearing test . The only way to be sure is to ask a licensed and qualified audiologist for their opinion. Plus, a hearing test aims to determine the extent of your hearing loss as well as the type. However, to make sure the audiologist can

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A hearing test is what you need if you feel as if your hearing is getting gradually worse. The key is to limit the damage before it escalates and causes future problems. The types of hearing tests differ depending on your conditions and what the audiologist believes to be the necessary steps to work out the extent of the issue.

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Why are Hearing Tests Important? It’s easy to not think about your hearing health before you notice that something could be wrong with it. As long as everything is working as expected, why would you be concerned? However, there are still plenty of reasons to make an appointment with your audiologist to arrange your hearing test, even if you think

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It’s no surprise that even as adults, we still don’t like taking tests! However, there are times when exams are necessary and helpful. That’s especially the case when it comes to our hearing. Even if you haven’t noticed any issues with your hearing, an exam is a good idea, especially if you’re over 50. If you’re still asking, “Why should

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As we grow older, we start to encounter more and more health problems that can adversely affect our lifestyles. Sadly, it’s just a natural course of life and we need to learn to adapt in order to continue living fruitful lives. One of the most common issues that people face when they grow older is the loss of hearing in

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When is the last time you had a hearing test ? If it’s been a while, you probably have a few questions about the process. While things haven’t changed that much, knowing what to expect can help to put you more at ease. Here are five questions to ask during your hearing test. 1. How often should I have my

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