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Benefits of Cochlear Implants

Understanding the Benefits of Cochlear Implants Hearing loss can significantly impact one’s quality of life, making communication and connection challenging. Cochlear implants have emerged as a groundbreaking solution, offering renewed access to the world of sound for individuals with...

January 22, 2024
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How Does Hearing Loss Affect Quality of Life in the Elderly?

Hearing loss is a prevalent condition that affects millions of people worldwide, particularly the elderly population. As we age, our hearing abilities naturally decline, which can have a significant impact on our overall well-being and quality of life. In...

December 28, 2023
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Can an audiologist diagnose tinnitus?

Tinnitus is a common condition characterized by the perception of sound in the absence of any external stimuli. It can manifest as ringing, buzzing, hissing, or other phantom sounds. While tinnitus can be bothersome and impact daily life, it...

November 29, 2023
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Hearing Loss: Important Signs You Shouldn’t Ignore

The sense of hearing is as important as that of sight – but it is more subtle. For instance, we tend to notice vision problems more readily than we would if we had trouble with being able to hear....

October 30, 2023
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How Do I Get the Most Out of a Hearing Evaluation?

Have you noticed that you don’t hear as well as you used to? Or, has your doctor recommended that you should have your hearing tested? Whatever the case may be, you should be aware of what is involved when...

September 29, 2023
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It’s Time To Be Proactive About Hearing Loss!

Be honest: When was the last time you had your hearing checked? More often than not patients admit that they had either gone more than a decade without having their hearing tested or had never had it tested. How often...

July 21, 2023
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Eye and Ear Health, Getting Care

Are your parents showing signs of hearing loss?

Most parents and their children dread the day when their roles may be reversed: When the adult child is faced with becoming a caregiver for their aging parents. Much of the turmoil surrounding this time for aging adults is...

May 24, 2023
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Eye and Ear Health, Getting Care

How can I recognize hearing problems?

Hearing problems rarely cause discomfort or pain, and because the hearing loss process is gradual, it’s common to adapt to hearing loss without realizing it. If you think you might be experiencing hearing loss, ask yourself the following questions: If...

March 30, 2023
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How closely are your eyes and ears linked?

The human body is complicated and intricately connected. Our eyes and ears work together more than we realize, and the decline of one can adversely affect the other. Your vision and hearing are linked in ways you may not...

January 23, 2023
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What is Childhood Hearing Loss?

Universal hearing screening for newborns has helped to identify most children with hearing issues quickly and accurately. With simple tests, 80 to 90 percent of hearing loss can be detected, and children can begin early intervention with the best possible outcomes...

December 19, 2022
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