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When you fail an initial hearing screening , you are referred to an audiologist for a more complete hearing test. While a screening might take just a few moments, complete hearing tests can take one to two hours. As part of these tests, a report known as an audiogram is created. It may look like lines on a page, but

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Taking the step to have your hearing tested and evaluated by a hearing healthcare professional is an important decision that will affect your life and health for years to come. Just as you should weigh carefully which provider you choose, making sure they’re credentialed and reputable, it’s important to take time and care when selecting hearing aids . Use these

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While hearing loss can often be detected through common symptoms such as extra loud television sets or asking people to repeat themselves, like most medical issues, diagnosis requires an examination . If you suspect you suffer from hearing loss it’s important to see a hearing healthcare professional such as an audiologist for proper diagnosis. To determine if you have hearing

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In the past, if you wore hearing aids and wanted to listen to an MP3 player, you had to remove your hearing aids to insert the device’s earbuds. Using the phone with hearing aids caused interference or feedback. Now, thanks to wireless technology, Bluetooth and assistive listening devices (ALDs), you can enjoy various forms of media without sacrificing the crisp,

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Hearing is an incredibly important aspect to our daily lives. When you have untreated hearing loss, you risk developing social anxiety, depression and a lower quality of life. And because hearing loss doesn’t discriminate, the best way to find out if you have hearing loss is to have your hearing tested. You may not think that you have a hearing

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More and more people are falling into the trap of buying hearing aids online or by mail order without ever visiting an audiologist in person. While there is no denying that the discounts offered by online hearing aids can be tempting, purchasing hearing aids without a professional fitting is a bad idea for a number of reasons. Hearing aids and

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Statistics show that nearly 48 million people in the U.S. have some form of hearing loss. The proportion of people with hearing loss is higher above the age of 65 years. Even though the prevalence of hearing loss is greater in older adults, children and young adults aren’t safe from it either. In fact, 15 percent of children and teenagers

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With continually advancing technology, it has become easier to take advantage of most electronic devices. With the push of a button or the flick of a switch, we’re able to enjoy a plethora of new and exciting experiences. Hearing aids are one of these many devices; the small electronic instruments amplify sound, allowing those suffering from hearing loss to lead

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Of the 48 million Americans for whom hearing is a daily challenge, many will be traveling throughout the holiday season to visit loved ones and friends across the country. Holiday travel usually includes settings such as parties, shopping malls, and airports. Those affected by hearing loss find it most challenging to clearly understand conversations and voices directed to them. While

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Hearing aids are an important and serious investment to make. These devices are capable of helping you regain your old lifestyle and reconnect with the world around you. If you feel you might have hearing loss, the first step to treatment is scheduling and appointment with a hearing care provider. Your hearing screening During your appointment with your hearing specialist,

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