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If you have a job or hobby you love but it exposes you to loud noise, you need to use ear protection to protect your hearing. The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Heath recommends that noise exposure be limited to 85 decibels. That threshold is easily exceeded by power tools, lawn equipment, ATVs, musical instruments and firearms. If you

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Hearing aids are used to assist people with hearing loss improve hearing. Hearing aids come in a variety of styles and colors. All hearing aids have microphones, amplifiers and speakers to accomplish the job. The microphone “hears” the sound, processes it and sends it to the amplifier. The amplifier makes the sound louder, without distortion and sends it to the

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You may be wondering why you actually need a hearing aid fitting appointment. This is a good and valid question to ask considering your audiologist has all the needed information to provide you with the perfect hearing aid for your ears and your hearing loss. While in theory this may be true, there are still factors that may come up

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Modern hearing aids are tougher than ever, but that doesn’t mean they can’t malfunction or get damaged, especially with heavy use. Thankfully, many hearing aid problems can be easily fixed without costing much of your time or money. If you have hearing aids, you’ll want to be familiar with these common hearing aid problems and what you can do to

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Are your hearing aids emitting new sounds? Or no sounds? If so, chances are your hearing aids could be in need of repair. Before falling into hearing aid repair despair, be assured that many hearing aid issues are often solved by simple, at-home tricks. Investigate the basics If your hearing aids are producing static, intermittent sounds or perhaps no sound

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If you’ve never worn hearing aids, going through the process to get to the end result may seem intimidating. But rest assured your hearing and your life will improve! After your hearing care professional determined that hearing aids are necessary, you discussed the styles available that fit your budget. Now it’s time for a hearing aid fitting . Here are

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Has a friend’s bad experience with a hearing aid made you wary of purchasing one yourself? If you have a friend whose hearing device sits unused in a drawer, this may discourage you from getting help with hearing loss. But be aware, much like learning to drive, using a hearing device isn’t something you pick up in one shot. There

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Hearing aids are built to withstand every aspect of our day-to-day lives, but it’s crucial to remember they are incredibly delicate electronic devices that are as susceptible to damage as any other electronic device. The key to keeping hearing aids in optimal shape is a gentle, efficient and regular cleaning regime. However, even well cared for hearing aids will eventually

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What is a hearing instrument specialist (HIS)? This is a very broad question with many answers. Simply put, a hearing instrument specialist is a person who has been trained to test hearing, as well as dispense or sell hearing aids. Though there is a lot more to what a hearing instrument specialist is. Let’s take a closer look. Becoming a

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When it comes to hearing aids, it is important to have the right expectations. Many people believe that hearing aids can restore one’s hearing, when in fact, the minute devices can only amplify sound loud enough for a person who has hearing loss to be able to recognize it. Nevertheless, hearing aids are highly advanced pieces of technology that help

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