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Hearing aid fittings are designed to ensure you get the best auditory experience from your hearing devices. Whether you’re using in-canal hearing aids, in-ear hearing aids, or behind-the-ear hearing aids, our hearing professionals will use your hearing aid fitting to make sure you’re getting the most from your equipment. If you’ve never had a hearing aid fitting before or it’s

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Audiologists are primarily associated with the treatment of hearing loss, hearing aid fitting and management. However, while it is true that audiologists do manage hearing health, the number of conditions and the ways in which they can help you are far more expansive – as we have outlined in more detail below.  Hearing health concerns  Audiologists can help with all

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Tinnitus is often described as an unpleasant and constant high-pitched whine, ring or buzz in your ears. It’s a noise that only you can hear and is typically caused by changes related to your ears. Below, we’ve listed the most common causes of tinnitus to help you better understand this condition. Exposure to loud noises Long-term exposure to loud noise

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The goal of a hearing test, which is best provided by an audiologist, is to ensure that any occurrence of hearing loss is addressed and that further risk to your hearing loss is prevented. Hearing loss affects over one-tenth of all adults in the country, including many who don’t fall into commonly known risk factors like exposure to loud noise

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As hearing loss often occurs gradually, you may not be aware of it straight away. However, early intervention and treatment from a hearing health professional can help to minimize the impact of hearing loss. To ensure you recognize the symptoms, take a look at four signs you have hearing loss now. You struggle to follow conversations When people converse, they

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When it comes to hearing devices, maintenance and repairs are incredibly important. Not just for the health of your device, but also for maintaining good hearing health too. What we are looking at today is when you should see a hearing health professional for repairs on your hearing device. Environmental Damage Environmental damage is one of the most common forms

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Behind the ear hearing aids are one of the most common types on the market right now. Many people who have hearing aids opt for this choice for several reasons, one of these being that it is the traditional option. In this article, we are going to be looking at behind the ear hearing aids, what they do and some

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One of the easiest ways to prevent hearing loss is by wearing ear protection. Effectively, ear protection products help limit the amount of noise your ears meet. With the right product, you can prevent exposure to loud sounds and keep your hearing intact.  How do you find the best ear protection ? Well, you have lots of options, so here

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While there will always be an element of subjectivity involved in every individual case of hearing loss, generally, there are four particular causes of the condition.  Before discussing these causes in more depth, it is first important to outline the three types of hearing loss people can experience, as each type of hearing loss has different causes. These are:  Sensorineural: The

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When choosing a hearing aid, one of the most important decisions you will make is regarding the style of hearing aid that you select.  In this piece, we'll provide an in-depth overview of the three most common styles : behind the ear (BTE), in the ear (ITE) and in the canal (ITC), as well as information regarding how each style

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