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People use the five senses in combination to navigate through their daily lives. Each sense has a unique role, which is vital for normal functioning. The partial or complete loss of one sense can cause a series of difficulties, including negatively affecting psychological and physical wellbeing.    Hearing loss is the partial or total inability to hear, which may impact

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Are you worried that you have tinnitus? Tinnitus is a condition that causes you to hear noises that are not actually there. There can be a variety of different root causes for this condition from a neurological issue to frequent exposure to loud noise . Before you book an appointment with an audiologist, here are some of the signs that

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Audiology is a highly-specific field of healthcare that few people seem to understand. Most people assume that general doctors are capable of dealing with most ear or hearing related issues, but the reality is that the ear is a complicated structure that contains many different parts and it requires a specialist to truly understand how the ear works. And that’s

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Hearing aids can be fragile instruments. They’re great at helping us live our lives and give us the freedom that we need to hear again and be more confident in ourselves, but they can also break easily especially if we don’t take great care of them. In this article, we’re going to be talking about three things to expect if

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There are many different types of hearing aids available. Depending on your personal preferences and the severity of your hearing loss, you may be given a choice to select from or your audiologist might ask you several questions and decide on the best type of hearing aid for you. One type of common hearing aid is the behind-the-ear hearing aid,

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Hearing loss is something that can affect anyone. Your age plays a factor, but the type of activities that you do and your lifestyle choices can also accelerate your hearing loss. The best thing to do is to speak with your audiologist, a trained professional that specializes in dealing with hearing loss and other ear-related issues. Eventually, you may be

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Despite being advised to have hearing tests on an annual (or at least bi-annual basis), millions of Americans can count the amount of tests they’ve had on one hand. As such, the sense of unknowingness can be rather scary, which may discourage you from booking a test that you severely need. Here are the answers to some of the most

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When you get hearing aids , it's not as simple as only improving your hearing. Along with being able to hear better, you can enjoy a number of benefits that improve your life. Hearing loss can affect your quality of life in several ways, from making it difficult to hold a conversation to turning sports into a struggle. Wearing hearing

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Your custom-made earmold impression has now returned and in the form of a custom-made earmold. This is amazing, but before you can take it home you need to go in for your earmold fitting. Why you may ask? Because you and your audiologist need to ensure that the earmold fits you properly and is comfortable. So let’s go over what

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If you’re planning on having your hearing tested, then you might be feeling a little nervous or the idea of having your hearing tested by an audiologist might be daunting. Either way, it’s incredibly important to have your hearing tested as you grow older and if you feel like your hearing itself has deteriorated. A hearing aid fitting is much

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