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Is it Possible to Prevent Hearing Loss & Reduce Its Impact?

As the aging population grows in the United States, we face an unexpected byproduct: an upward trend in the number…
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Add Improved Hearing To Your New Year’s Health Goals!

As you dream up New Year’s resolutions, don’t forget to add Improved Hearing to your list. One in three people…
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Undertreated & Undiagnosed: Age-Related Hearing Loss

Hearing loss is one of the primary chronic health issues facing Americans today. Although roughly 30 million people in the…
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Connecting People | May is Better Hearing and Speech Month!

Because of the tireless work of advocacy groups like The American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, we know more about the barriers people…
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Staying Safe with Hearing Loss

Safety in your home is always a worthwhile issue to consider, especially when preparation can prevent dangerous and even fatal…
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Healthy Habits to Protect Your Hearing

Many underestimate the importance of hearing health. It is with having to ask people to repeat themselves now and then.…
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The Pros & Cons of Different Hearing Aid Types

Though a majority of people who ultimately choose hearing aids to wait a decade before doing so, they almost universally…
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5 Early Signs of Hearing Loss

1. Consonant sounds are hard to hear. “Was that show or throw?” If you can’t hear high-frequency sounds such as…
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Prioritize Better Hearing in the New Year!

As we turn the calendar page to greet a new year, what resolutions are you intending to incorporate into your…
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Sounds That Could Harm Your Hearing   

We’re taught so many basic safety procedures to protect our longevity and vibrancy throughout a long life. We look both…
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What Exactly is an Earmold?

An earmold is a hearing aid insert that is part of a behind-the-ear hearing aid. Often known as a BTE,…
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October is Protect Your Hearing Month

It’s National Protect Your Hearing Month in October! This month, we’re focusing on the causes of hearing loss and how…
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How Treating Hearing Loss Supports Your Brain

There are many benefits to treating hearing loss, but perhaps the most important one is beyond our conscious perception. In…
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Hearing Loss and Physical Activity

Is there an association between hearing loss and physical activity? A recent study on adults aged 60-69 years old found…
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How Treating Hearing Loss Helps Your Mental Health

When it comes to hearing loss and your mental health, you might already know about the relationship. Whether from what…
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So, does my insurance cover hearing aids?

Health insurance can be very confusing. Generally speaking, costs for medical care as well as what and how insurance contributes…
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Hearing Care Intervention

Can “Normal-hearing Older Adults” Benefit from Hearing Care Intervention? New evidence shows that many older adults labeled as having “normal”…
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Q&A About Hearing Loss  

While many advocates work tirelessly to provide education and assistance around hearing loss, it continues to be a murky topic…