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For people with hearing loss, wearing hearing aids is a part of everyday life for them. Hearing aids are a part of their daily gear, just like a watch or a mobile phone. Like a watch or a mobile phone, hearing aids are also an investment. No matter how much you take care of them, any slight negligence can damage

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If you have difficulty hearing when there are background noises or you struggle to follow group conversations, then you might be suffering from hearing loss. To follow up on this, you should visit an audiologist for a hearing test. One element of a hearing exam is the audiogram. What is an Audiogram? An audiogram shows the pattern of your ability

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People are living longer, and many of us can now expect to live active lives into our 70s, 80s, and even 90s. But with longer life comes the increased probability that parts of our bodies suffer from wear and tear, and of course our ears are no exception. Studies show that around 40% of those aged 75 or above suffer

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Too many people suffer from hearing loss and fail to take action, so scheduling a hearing test is an important first step to better listening. However, you may be uncertain about what to expect during the visit, such as whether you can take someone with you. Audiologists are caring professionals who understand you may feel anxious in a strange situation

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While hearing loss is a common problem, it is unfortunate that it is often ignored and overlooked. Unlike other health problems that are dealt with more carefully, hearing loss can make a person’s life miserable. Moreover, people usually aren’t too concerned about their hearing ability. Common problems such as exposure to loud sounds and noises for a prolonged period of

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Have you ever suffered from an annoying swishing sound in your head that no one else hears? If your answer is yes, then you’ve had an episode of tinnitus. This unpleasant condition is rarely serious but can be exceedingly annoying, characterized by a constant ringing in the ears that only the sufferer can hear. The degree of annoyance this causes

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What would you do if you woke up one morning to discover you’d gone deaf in one ear? This is something that happens to around one person in every 5,000 and typically affects those in their 40s or 50s. Commonly, many people assume it’s a short term problem because of sinus trouble or a buildup of ear wax, and the

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“Prevention is better than a cure,” goes the famous saying. This can most definitely be replicated to the case of hearing loss as well. Since most hearing loss is permanent and cannot be reversed, the safest and most preferable course of action is to prevent the disease from happening in the first place. Not only is this cheaper than going

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Noise causes hearing loss due to over exposure.  Long exposure to loud noises is not the only way hearing loss is caused.  Long exposure to medium-intensity noises causes hearing loss as well, though it is more gradual and, at times, less noticeable.  Almost any sound can cause hearing loss, from mowing the lawn, to a live concert, to listening to

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The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved the marketing of a new hearing aid that utilizes laser technology.  The FDA review was part of a regulatory pathway that can be used for low- to moderate-risk medical devices that are not substantially equivalent to an already legally-marketed device.  While there are many hearing aids on the market, this new technology

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