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Warning Signs Of Hearing Loss You Shouldn’t Ignore

You might assume that the inability to hear the television or the sound of a neighbor knocking on your door would be glaring signs of hearing loss. However, hearing loss is not always noticeable. It has a way of sneaking up on you. It’s possible that the normal annoyances you’ve been experiencing lately are, in […]

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Does Using A Hearing Aid Weaken Your Real Hearing?

When people buy hearing aids, one of their biggest worries is that their hearing loss will get worse if they start wearing them. Could hearing aids make people lose their hearing? People who use hearing aids may say that after a few weeks, they have a more challenging time hearing without them than they did […]

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Does Tinnitus Affect A Hearing Test?

Audiologists perform hearing tests and diagnose hearing disorders. In some cases, tinnitus may affect the results of a hearing test. If you are experiencing hearing loss or perhaps hearing problems, schedule yourself for a hearing test, and let your audiologist know. They can take this into account when interpreting the test results. There is nothing […]

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The Dangers of Ear Candling

Earwax is natural, normal, and it’s actually something that helps you rather than harms you. It helps trap debris and stops germs from forming in your ear canal. But if you don’t clean your ears frequently, or if your ears naturally generate a lot of wax, it can pile up and obstruct your ear canal. […]

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5 Injuries That Can Cause Hearing Loss

There are a number of reasons why someone might experience hearing loss. Age is one reason, working in a loud environment is another, and sometimes it’s caused by a disease. However, it can also be something that is caused by injury and trauma. With that in mind, we’re going to look at the five most […]

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How to Recognize the First Signs of Tinnitus

Many individuals experience and live with tinnitus, which can cause stress and frustration. Ringing in the ears is a common symptom, and it can be caused by a number of causes. There is no need to just deal with tinnitus yourself and believe that there is nothing that can be done for you since that’s […]

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How Noise Can Impact Your Sleep Cycle

Sleep is just about one of the most important and vital things that you need to focus on in order to have good health. There are few things that can affect your health more than not getting enough sleep, and we all know what it can feel like when you have night after night of […]

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What is Hyperacusis and How Can You Treat It?

If you often find yourself being sensitive to sounds, especially loud sounds, then there is a chance that you might have a condition known as hyperacusis. This is more common than you might think, and there are treatments and solutions available to make use of, so it’s something that can be dealt with. But it’s […]