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How Often Do You Need a Hearing Test?

We are all aware that there are regular screening tests that we should attend: eye exams are recommended every two years, for example, while other types of hearing testing have shorter or longer recommended intervals between appointments. Hearing exams, on the other hand, are not typically included in this routine health maintenance regimen for the […]

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What are the Benefits of Scheduling a Hearing Aid Fitting?

Hearing loss is a common issue, with one in 10 Americans experiencing some level of hearing impairment. For those affected, scheduling a hearing aid fitting can be an important step in improving their quality of life. In this article, we’ll explore the many benefits of scheduling a professional hearing aid fitting. Reduced Risk of Developing […]

How is Tinnitus Best Treated?

How is Tinnitus Best Treated?

Relief is possible if you have tinnitus. However, it will require you to work with an audiologist. Every tinnitus case is unique, with several health problems triggering ringing sounds such as hissing, clicking or buzzing in the ears. The sounds can be soft or very loud in one ear or both. However, your audiologist can […]

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Do You Need to Clean Your Ears?

Some people use cotton swabs to clean the wax from their ears; others use ear candles or wax removal tools, but how effective are they? And it is really necessary to clean our ears with these devices. In the article, you will find the answers to these common questions and more.   What Is Earwax?  Earwax […]

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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 […]