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Hearing Health

With the new year here, you may feel particularly motivated to set some personal and wellness goals for yourself. If you have hearing loss, then in the new year you should prioritize your hearing health in addition to your physical and mental health. How to Live a Healthier Life Your health is important. Exercising on …

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Hearing for the Holidays

Your hearing is an important part in how you communicate and experience the world. With the upcoming holidays, you want to be sure you are hearing your family as best as you can. Whether you are out singing carols with your friends, eating dinner with your family, or playing with your grandchildren, you don’t want …

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Managing Tinnitus

Tinnitus affects millions of people each year. Tinnitus can range from mildly annoying to debilitating depending on how frequently you experience its symptoms. For most people, they hear a ringing, buzzing, humming, or whooshing sound in their head or ears when there is no external sound present. Although tinnitus is not a disease itself, it …

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Hearing Aid Goals

Congratulations on your new hearing aids! Now that you have hearing aids you will be able to hear sounds you haven’t heard in a while, such as the hum of the refrigerator or the birds chirping outside. The goal of hearing aid amplification is to improve your access to sound. Hearing aids will not only …

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Hearing and Alzheimer’s

Your hearing plays a crucial role in your overall health and well-being. Hearing doesn’t only allow you to be a part of the conversation and to hear the world around you, but it also keeps your brain active. Discover how your hearing is connected to cognitive decline and how you can be proactive during Alzheimer’s …

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Hearing and Balance

Hearing loss doesn’t only affect your ability to hear and comprehend speech. It can also be connected to a variety of other health concerns, such as balance issues or vertigo. Our sense of balance is located within the cochlea, which is the same location of the hearing nerve deep inside the inner ear. If you …

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