Concepts in Hearing

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You might have heard of behind-the-ear (BTE) hearing aids before and are wondering what they are. These are one style of hearing aid available to individuals with hearing loss and are suitable for most everyone – including children. To determine if a BTE hearing aid is right for you, consider the information below and talk more with your audiologist about

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Many people don’t know when it’s time to have their ears cleaned by a professional. You might think that because you clean your ears yourself every now and again that this is enough to keep them in good condition. But, often it isn’t, and there are some signs that you can look out for that would indicate that you need

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The hearing test is one of the audiologist’s most commonly requested services. For them, it’s an easy, routine procedure and there’s nothing to be worried about. However, if you have never had one before, it’s only natural you might be a little nervous and want to make sure that it goes as well as possible. For that reason, here are

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When you find out you need hearing aids, there are a few steps you’ll take to ensure you get the right devices with the right settings for you. Your audiologist will schedule a hearing aid fitting to complete these steps, including the physical fit of your devices, education on settings, care and maintenance, in addition to programming your hearing aids

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Tinnitus is a surprisingly common condition; it is estimated that 15 percent of all Americans will experience some form of tinnitus at some point in their lives. However, while the condition is commonplace, treating it is far from simple. There are a number of reasons why treating tinnitus can be problematic: Tinnitus is a variable condition for the individual. Symptoms

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