COMMON CAUSES OF HEARING PROBLEMS: HOW TO SPOT THEM
April 17, 2019

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Often we think of hearing loss as an issue that starts in adulthood and only affects adults. While hearing loss affects the elderly the most, it is something that can affect every age and that can begin as early as birth or as an infant.

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TROUBLESHOOTING HEARING AID ISSUES
April 2, 2019

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Millions of Americans suffer from hearing loss in America, and hearing aids are a great option for not only helping all of those people to hear better, but to prevent further hearing loss. Since hearing loss is not reversible, hearing aids are an important treatment option that can contribute to better mental health and social life as well.

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SHOULD YOU GET A HEARING AID?
March 23, 2019

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When is the last time you had a hearing evaluation?

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DEBUNKING THE MYTHS OF HEARING LOSS
March 4, 2019

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Hearing loss is an incredibly common disability, but it is one that is invisible. That makes understanding it or accommodating to people who suffer with hearing loss a bit more difficult. There is also a stigma attached to hearing loss (and the need for hearing aids): so much so, that only about 20% of people who could benefit from hearing aids actually use them. Additionally, people suffering from hearing loss wait an average of 10 years before addressing it with hearing aids or other intervention.

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HOW SHOULD YOU CLEAN YOUR EARS?
February 17, 2019

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You may have heard from your audiologist or another professional that using cotton swabs to clean your ears can damage your ear drum. It’s true: injuries from the use of cotton swabs are common. Some of the problems that can occur include hurting delicate inner ear areas, puncturing the ear drum, and possibly even vertigo or deafness!

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