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There is a multitude of hearing problems that cause hearing loss and not all of them are permanent. It is vital that you speak to a professional to ensure you get a correct diagnosis so that you understand the condition properly and can take the necessary steps to help yourself. In this guide, we’re going to run through some of

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Tinnitus is a ringing or buzzing sound that occurs in your ears. It can last for a few seconds, minutes, hours or even days depending on the severity. It has many causes and is often known as a subjective sound, meaning that only you can hear it. There are a few rare cases where hearing specialists have encountered objective tinnitus,

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Our ears can easily suffer from irreversible damage if we’re not careful. Whether you’re using a blender, playing music or even taking public transport, you could be exposing yourself to loud noises that are going to permanently affect our hearing in the long run. But when exactly do we need hearing protection , and how bad does it need to

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Tinnitus is a condition that can affect anyone, at any time. For those that experience tinnitus, finding a suitable treatment method is essential - but unfortunately, often easier said than done. Below, we’re going to look into what tinnitus is, why it is so concerning, and the currently available treatment options for those who experience the condition. What is tinnitus?

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Booking a regular hearing test is a responsibility that we should all acknowledge. Unfortunately, it’s very easy to let the months roll by without visiting your local hearing care professional . In truth, now is the ideal time to stop delaying the process by booking your next visit today. It’s not simply a chore. There are several great reasons for

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Tinnitus affects over 50 million Americans in one form or another, so it’s quite likely that you will encounter the problem at one stage or another. It is one of the most common issues seen by the average hearing care professional . Leaving tinnitus untreated will encourage the problem to worsen, which is why learning to manage the problem ASAP

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Would you like to get in touch with a hearing health professional and book an assessment during the next few months? Do you know about a hearing specialist who’s managed to help some of your friends or family members with their hearing loss issues? Then you just need to seek out the most respected experts in your local area and

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Speak to any hearing care provider about the most common hearing issues they deal with, and they’ll tell you tinnitus is at the top of the list. It affects millions of people every year, with some people ending up with the condition for life. One of the reasons this condition is so common is that multiple things can cause it.

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Most may consider aging or exposure to loud noises as the causes of hearing loss . However, a potential cause of hearing damage, which many do not consider, is medicine. Taking certain types of medication could cause hearing loss, according to several studies and reports. In fact, according to recent research, there are more than 200 prescription and over-the-counter drugs

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Rarely is the world totally silent. Even in the middle of a forest, there is usually some sort of sounds around us. Because we so keenly respond to these sounds around us, hearing loss can be a devastating part of our life. Approximately 1 in 20 American is already deaf or hard of hearing. Some of these people may not

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