Tag: tips

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How Employees Can Protect Their Hearing at Work

April 18, 2022

From music shows to busy factories and even the everyday office, noise levels can reach potentially dangerous levels if managers and employees are not careful. Noise that exceeds 85 decibels is considered hazardous to ear health, and long-term exposure to this amount of noise can harm ears permanently.  It is the responsibility of supervisors and […]

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How to Properly Maintain Your Hearing Aids

November 30, 2021

There are many things that people with hearing loss should avoid, but there are also a few simple steps you can take to make sure your hearing aid lasts longer. Below we will discuss some straightforward methods for taking care of your hearing aids and extending their lifespan. Clean Them Regularly Having dirty hearing aids […]

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How To Find The Best Audiologist In Your Area

October 28, 2021

Choosing the right local audiologist for you is not an easy task. It can be hard to know which one will be best suited to your needs with so many choices. However, there are certain steps that you should follow in order to find the right audiologist for you. That said, here are some tips […]

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5 Tips for Traveling with Hearing Loss

August 24, 2021

It can be challenging for hearing loss patients to embark on meaningful adventures. But thanks to the invention of hearing aids, you should be able to have a safe and rewarding trip if you apply the following tips. 1. Get Ready Beforehand Before you book a hotel or Airbnb, ask if there are special accommodation […]

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When Should You Have Your Hearing Tested?

June 14, 2021

Healthy hearing is one of the greatest gifts in life and is something most people take for granted until they start to experience hearing loss. However, with over 50-million Americans experiencing some form of hearing loss, there is a very strong chance that you will too. Thankfully, several steps can be taken to stay in […]

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Is It Okay To Wear Just One Hearing Aid?

May 20, 2021

It can be difficult to accept your hearing loss, or the knowledge that you’ll wear a hearing aid for the rest of your life. While you may not really be open to the idea, imagine when your audiologist recommends wearing two instead of one. This may be a contributing factor to why out of the […]

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Coming to Terms with Your Hearing Loss

April 27, 2021

Nine-million people in the US over 65 years of age live with hearing loss. Another 10-million people between the ages of 45-64 experience the condition. With such high numbers, the Hearing Loss Association predicts that the numbers will still increase shortly. Other studies also indicate that though hearing loss predominates in about 20% of the […]

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What are the Best Earplugs for Concerts?

February 25, 2021

Going to a concert, either as a spectator or as a musician, means that you are exposed to a wide variety of noise. Whether you go to a classical concert or heavy metal gig, being exposed to any loud music over a long period of time can result in hearing problems such as tinnitus, but […]

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The Best Hearing Aid Type for You Activity of Choice

January 15, 2021

With more than 48 million Americans reporting some degree of hearing loss, you are not alone. Experiencing hearing loss can be heartbreaking because people feel that it puts a stop to their quality of life. However, this is not the case. The truth is it is all about choosing the best hearing aids for your […]