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What is Noise-Induced Hearing Loss?

Hearing loss can be caused by many different things, some are temporary and some are permanent. Noise-induced hearing loss is a type of hearing loss that is caused by too much exposure to loud noises in long or short periods of time. For example, if you’ve spent years working in a loud work environment and […]

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Why Do People Ignore Hearing Loss Symptoms?

When you break a bone, you seek medical attention immediately. Experiencing hearing loss should be no different, but many people ignore their hearing loss symptoms. Untreated hearing loss can lead to mental health issues, decreased cognitive functioning, and extreme fatigue.  With such serious side effects, why do people ignore their hearing loss symptoms?  Hearing loss […]

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Top Symptoms of Hearing Loss

An important part of maintaining proper hearing health is being able to detect signs of a potential problem before it becomes a serious impediment. The CDC says that more than 28-million Americans have hearing loss. But, because 75% of people with hearing loss don’t seek treatment, many experts think the true figure may be closer […]