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If you’ve got a hearing aid fitting coming up, then you’ve already made a very smart decision. This appointment helps you get the ideal hearing aids for your needs while making sure they fit perfectly in your ears. There’s no denying that you can get a lot out of a hearing aid fitting. But, if you want to know how

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Looking after your hearing aid is important if you want to save yourself the time, cash and hassle of getting it repaired. Not only will you have to go without it for some time if this is the case, but you will also have to deal with the financial implications of getting it fixed, which can be quite a hefty

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Just like any device, hearing aids have a limited lifespan. But as the user of a hearing aid, you may not be aware of some of the things that can affect how long a hearing aid lasts. The average hearing aid lasts for between five and seven years. Some hearing aids do not last as long because of how they

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Batteries don’t get much coverage in the press, but without them, our modern device-driven world would cease to exist. Batteries are at the core of practically every mobile electronic device, and hearing aids are no exception. Here’s what you need to know about hearing aid batteries. Hearing aid batteries come in a range of standard sizes The assistive hearing device

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A hearing aid fitting is about making sure that your hearing aid is put in place and set up in the correct way. But is this really necessary? Can you not just do this yourself? Well, it’s definitely something you should get done because there are lots of benefits associated with doing so. Find out about those benefits below. 1.

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When it comes to choosing a hearing aid , it is important to consult with your hearing healthcare provider regarding which style of hearing aid may be suitable for your specific requirements. However, it can be helpful to have background knowledge of the various hearing aids available when entering into this discussion – so, below, we’ve listed the most common

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Hearing aids are typically used every single day, meaning that you can encounter some rather problematic issues with them over the course of a few months or even years. In most cases, you can solve hearing aid issues by simply speaking to your audiologist so that they can diagnose the issue and solve it, often returning your hearing aids the

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If you’ve been advised to start wearing hearing aids, it’s natural to have questions and to experience a mixture of emotions as your hearing aid fitting looms. You might be excited, but also a bit nervous. This is completely normal. Sometimes, it helps to write down a list of questions, so that you don’t forget what you wanted to ask

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While most people know that hearing aids are used to treat hearing loss, the fact that hearing aids come in a variety of different styles is not quite so commonly known. Below, we’ve put together an introductory guide to the most common hearing aid styles and the type of hearing loss they are able to treat. Behind-the-ear (BTE) hearing aids

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Do you really need to see a hearing health professional for hearing aids ? In short - no. But let’s face it, when does the short answer really tell you everything you need to know? The reality is that even though you can buy pretty much everything you possibly need in life online, it doesn’t mean that ordering a set

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