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After having your hearing test and learning that hearing aids could help you, the next step is to choose your hearing aids and have a hearing aid fitting . If you've never done this before, it can be a bit daunting. But the process is nothing to worry about and you can soon have your new hearing aids helping to

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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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Having some hearing aids can be a real benefit to your life. They’re highly recommended by all hearing care professionals if you have hearing problems. With a hearing aid, you will be able to hear everything clearly once more. As such, it’s vital that you keep them in good working order at all times. So, what happens if your device

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If you have been diagnosed with hearing loss , you have likely been recommended a hearing aid as the best form of treatment. Hearing instrument specialists are experts on the range of devices available for those with hearing loss and their input will be integral to ensuring you receive a suitable device. If you are looking for a hearing instrument

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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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In-the-ear hearing aids are ideal for individuals with mild-to-severe hearing loss and can be equipped with a number of different features. These devices offer discreteness, but aren’t as small as most canal options, making them suitable for even individuals with dexterity issues. When determining if an ITE device is right for you, consider if any of these factors fit your

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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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If you’ve been having difficulties hearing, you may be advised to go to a hearing instrument specialist . It can be incredibly distressing to think about hearing loss , but you shouldn’t be anxious about your appointment. You won’t feel any pain, and your hearing instrument specialist will do everything possible to make you feel relaxed and identify solutions that

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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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