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Hearing Protection

Why Hearing Protection Matters Did you know recreational activities have some of the largest impact on our hearing? Whether you enjoy listening to live music with friends, working outside on your lawn with power tools, hunting, or going to the shooting range, all of these activities can have a harmful impact on your hearing ability. …

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Better Hearing & Speech Month

Did You Know May is Better Hearing and Speech Month? Every May, the American Speech-Language Hearing Association raises awareness about hearing and communication by celebrating Better Hearing and Speech Month (BHSM). The theme for 2022 is, “Connecting People.” Hearing and communication are vital ways we experience the world and connect with the people we love. For many, …

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Hearing Aid Maintenance

If you have hearing loss, then your hearing aids play a crucial role in your everyday life. You rely on your hearing aids to provide you with the proper amplification and clarity you need to hear the sounds around you. With the quick approach of spring, you may be feeling excited for the change of …

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Hearing Health

A Healthier You for the New Year It’s that time again—the New Year! Going into 2022 you may be creating some New Year resolutions for yourself or some goals that you finally want to accomplish. This is a great time to evaluate your health and see if there are any changes you want to make …

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Hearing and the Holidays

The holiday season is now upon us. You will most likely be spending more time in social settings, gathering with family and friends. If you have become accustomed to hearing in quieter environments, then you may struggle to hear in noisier settings again. Whether you are spending time with your family at the dinner table, …

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Managing Tinnitus

Tinnitus affects millions of people each year. Tinnitus can range from mildly annoying to debilitating depending on how frequently you experience its symptoms. For most people, they hear a ringing, buzzing, humming, or whooshing sound in their head or ears when there is no external sound present. Although tinnitus is not a disease itself, it …

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Hearing and Alzheimer’s

Your hearing plays a crucial role in your overall health and well-being. Hearing doesn’t only allow you to be a part of the conversation and to hear the world around you, but it also keeps your brain active. Discover how your hearing is connected to cognitive decline and how you can be proactive during Alzheimer’s …

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