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When it comes to getting a hearing aid, you may have heard that you will need to attend a hearing aid fitting. Perhaps this is something you have got coming up soon and you are wondering whether you even need to attend? Are hearing aid fittings really that important? The short answer to this question is yes. However, we will

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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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Behind the ear hearing aids are one of the most common types on the market right now. Many people who have hearing aids opt for this choice for several reasons, one of these being that it is the traditional option. In this article, we are going to be looking at behind the ear hearing aids, what they do and some

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A lot of people fail to pay attention to their ears and their hearing health. This is because the effects are so gradual and small that we don’t notice any deterioration until it’s too late. One of the most common hearing health conditions that we encounter is tinnitus, an internal ringing, buzzing or hissing noise that occurs within our ear.

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Hearing loss can be treated in several different ways, depending on the cause and the severity of the issue. Once your audiologist has evaluated your hearing function and confirmed the diagnosis, a bespoke treatment plan can be created.  With extensive training, qualifications and certifications, an audiologist is well-placed to diagnose and treat all types of hearing loss . Their specialist

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At the moment, there are a lot of people who don’t know about hearing aids, what they can do, and even the fact that there are different types for you to choose from. In this article, we are going to be looking at the most common styles of hearing aids on the market right now, and the benefits of each

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Audiologists are highly-skilled and expert medical professionals, who are responsible for the treatment and management of a number of different health conditions. To find out more about the conditions that fall under the remit of an audiologist, read on. Hearing loss  For most people, hearing loss will be the primary condition that comes to mind if asked what an audiologist

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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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On first inspection, hearing loss and cognitive decline – which includes conditions such as dementia and Alzheimer's disease – do not seem to have much in common. They are separate conditions that are dealt with by separate medical professionals, have different symptoms and affect different parts of the body.  However, more and more studies are confirming that there does appear

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There are many different ways that hearing loss can manifest itself. Depending on how severe the hearing loss is, symptoms can range from struggling to communicate with others to complete social isolation. This is why it is important to get help in the form of hearing technology if you are having hearing problems. A hearing health professional will be able

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