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Hearing aids are useful auditory devices that allow people with hearing loss to enhance their ability to hear. As small as they look, hearing aids are built with sophisticated parts that perform advanced functions. But, can you prevent hearing aid repairs? In many cases, yes. Knowing how to maintain your hearing devices properly can eliminate the need for repairs.  Keep

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Knowing when to seek help from your audiologist can save you time and hassle when it comes to hearing aid repairs. While day-to-day maintenance can help to minimize the risk of issues, there are times when professional hearing aid repairs will be needed.  To ensure you get the best performance from your hearing devices and to increase their lifespan, always

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When it comes to hearing devices, maintenance and repairs are incredibly important. Not just for the health of your device, but also for maintaining good hearing health too. What we are looking at today is when you should see a hearing health professional have repairs on your hearing device carried out. Environmental Damage Environmental damage is one of the most

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With over ten million users in the United States alone, knowing what to look out for when you need hearing aid repairs can be quite shaky ground. We are going to look today at some of the things you can expect, should you need hearing aid repairs. Poor Quality One of the main things you should expect if you require

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Hearing devices can be complicated little pieces of technology. Knowing if the problem is that of maintenance or repair can be tricky. We are going to look at some of the signs that your hearing aid needs repairs and just what is causing the issue. Silence Although this should go without saying if you are getting little to no sound

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Since the very first electric hearing aid was invented over 100 years ago, individuals with hearing loss have made use of this fantastic piece of technology.  One thing that often can go overlooked is the maintenance of the hearing device. We look today at whether or not performing some daily maintenance on your hearing aid can help you avoid repairs.

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Caring for your hearing aids will prolong life expectancy and improve performance. When you first have your hearing aids fitted , your audiologist will provide advice and information about looking after your hearing aids and keeping them in tip-top condition. It’s useful to adopt a routine to keep your hearing aids clean and to stick to a set of guidelines

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Do you need hearing aid repairs? It’s easy to forget but these devices are quite vulnerable to damage. That’s an issue, particularly when you consider that modern designs are about as complex as miniature computers. One of the questions you will need to consider is whether you can complete repairs yourself or if you will need the help of an

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Despite proper maintenance, sometimes our hearing aids need that professional touch. There are specific issues that can occur with your hearing device that will require your audiologist. We are going to look at today at a few of these issues and what to listen out for. Feedback Issues As many of us know, feedback issues with a hearing device can

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All hearing aids come with warranties and service agreements. It’s also important to see your audiologist routinely for a deep cleaning and physical check of your units. But sometimes something goes wrong that can’t be fixed at home, but you’re just not sure if it’s serious enough to see your audiologist. These four questions and answers about hearing aid repairs

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