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How Noise Can Impact Your Sleep Cycle

Everybody wants a good night’s sleep. Hitting eight hours each night can leave you well rested, energized and ready for the day ahead. But there are so many factors that can impact not only how long you sleep, but the quality of sleep you’re getting too. One factor that many of us struggle with is […]

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Are Headphones And Earbuds Bad For Your Health?

There are likely many days when you want to use your headphones or earbuds and listen to music or to drown out the noise around you. However, have you ever considered if headphones or earbuds are bad for your health and a health risk overall? While they’re wonderful and useful, there may be reasons to […]

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Hearing Aids Reduce Signs of Aging

Hearing loss has long been associated with the aging process. Understandably so as it is estimated one in three adults over 65 has age-related hearing loss. Age-related hearing loss is typically caused by changes in the inner ear, middle ear or along the nerve pathways to the brain. Other causes of age-related hearing loss can […]

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Untreated Hearing Loss Can Cause Mayhem with Your Health

Hearing loss is often viewed as an inconvenience or frustration for those who have it and for the loved ones of those with hearing loss. However, the consequences of hearing loss can be far greater than having to repeat yourself or getting irritated by the inability to hear. There is an established link between hearing […]

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Myths About Tinnitus

Millions of people across the country experience tinnitus – a condition characterized by a persistent ringing or humming in the ears. Tinnitus is often transient – that is, it only lasts a few minutes, hours or days. However, for some patients, it is chronic, meaning that it goes on indefinitely.  Tinnitus is a strange condition […]

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What Can You Do To Prevent Your Hearing Loss?

We tend to believe that hearing loss is something that inevitably happens as we get older. The aging process, we say, is the primary reason why we struggle to hear the sounds around us. But research paints a different picture. Yes, aging is a major contributing factor to hearing loss, but it is not the […]

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What Should You Know Before Buying Hearing Aids?

Hearing aids are a wonderful invention. They allow people from all over the world to hear after going once again through a few issues regarding their ears. Using either vibrations or small speakers, these devices can enhance the lives of so many people. The enrichment of being able to hear again cannot be understated. If […]

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Why is Custom Hearing Protection Best?

Everyone knows that no two humans on the planet have the same fingerprints. But unfortunately, it’s not as commonly known that the same applies to our ears. The set-up is the same, of course, but there are things to contend with, such as hair growth, skin condition, width and depth of ear canal – the […]

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Top Features of Hearing Aids to Consider

When you are due to have a hearing aid fitted, it is obviously helpful to know as much about what you can expect out of it as possible. There are many considerations that you will want to bear in mind here, but in particular, you should know about some of the top features of hearing […]

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What are ITE Hearing Aids?

Hearing aids are small devices designed to help those experiencing hearing loss. They work by amplifying external sounds for mild to severe hearing loss. With there being new technological advancements, there are several versions of hearing aids on the market today. For those with mild to moderate hearing loss, an in the ear (ITE) is […]