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Choosing an audiologist requires you to consider a number of factors. You need a professional who can meet your needs, whether you want to have a routine hearing test or you have hearing loss and want someone to help you care for your hearing. If you want to choose the right audiologist for you, there are certain qualities that you're

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A hearing test is an examination often conducted by a trained audiologist to test one’s ability to hear. A test like this will often begin with a questionnaire to get as much information as the possible about the individual. There will then be practical elements to examine the actual state of their hearing. Patients will be asked whether they can

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ITC is an acronym for In-the-canal, which describes a range of hearing aids that fit nicely into the cavum concha part of your outer ear. These hearing aids use a size 312 battery, which can last up to 7 days, depending on the length of time worn every day - speak to your audiologist for more details on the technical

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Do you worry that your hearing is not as good as it once was? Do you struggle to have conversations with friends or family members because you find it difficult to work out what they’re saying? Then there is a reasonable chance you are going to benefit from going to see a reputable audiologist with an excellent record. Hearing loss

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We all use them, whether it be for our audiobooks, video streaming, listening to our favorite rock band, or oldies music. But do we really realize the risk we are running into? Majority of people do not know that they are damaging our ears if they don’t use them properly. If you have teenagers, this is a topic you need

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Keeping your hearing aids in great condition starts with great daily care and you should always pay special attention to those ongoing needs. Even when you take all of the necessary precautions, it’s almost impossible to avoid all potential damage. Thankfully, a little information regarding hearing aid repairs can go a long way to ensuring that your devices provide the

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If you have noticed an issue with your hearing, you might have booked an appointment for hearing tests with your audiologist. Hearing tests are the best way to determine whether there is an issue with your hearing that needs to be addressed. Signs that you need a hearing test can vary but if you are struggling to hear people talking

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If you’ve been suffering from hearing loss, then there’s a good chance that you’ve been booked in for a hearing appointment. Perhaps you’re already on the next stage and you’re due for a fitting appointment, but either way, it’s an incredible step that you’re taking and you’ll be delighted once your hearing is crystal clear again. However, hearing aids do

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Most people grow up believing that cotton swabs are the most effective way to clean the ears, and will regularly use Q-tips to clear wax buildups . Ask any audiologist for their opinion, though, and they will tell you to STOP. Stop right now! When cleaning the ears with a cotton swab, the fact that you’ll probably see a little

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If you’re having trouble keeping up with conversations or you’re struggling with tinnitus, you may be thinking about picking up the phone and making an appointment with an audiologist . Seeking professional advice can be incredibly beneficial for your general health and wellbeing, as well as your hearing. Hearing loss tends to be progressive, so seeking help early is often

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