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Taking a Look at the Top Hearing Aid Styles

There are so many different hearing aid styles that you can invest in to alleviate your hearing loss and gain confidence and clarity. Three options tend to be the most popular choices, and these are in the ear, behind the ear and in the canal. Learning more about these popular styles can help you to […]

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Why It’s Vital to Have a Hearing Aid Fitting

These days, it is possible to order hearing aids over the internet and fit them yourself. However, audiologists recommend against this because it doesn’t ensure a proper fit or customization. That’s because hearing aid fittings offer a host of benefits that simply aren’t available if you do it yourself. In this article, we explore why it […]

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Seeing an Audiologist About Hearing Aid Repairs

Whether you have worn a hearing aid for some time or you are new to the experience, issues tend to arise; these include sound issues due to microphone malfunctions, battery issues and problems with the inner tubing that becomes blocked or damaged. Either way, it’s best to leave the repairs to an audiologist unless you […]

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How to Tell if Your Hearing Aids are Outdated

When you start noticing glitches or issues with your hearing aid it may be time to start looking into new options. Your hearing aids will have a particular lifespan of approximately five years, this is mainly due to daily wear and tear. The best thing you can do is be aware of how they are […]

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How to Get the Most Out of Your Hearing Aid Fitting

Especially if you have never worn hearing aids before, you may feel a little more apprehensive about the hearing aid fitting process than you are about the actual hearing tests. The feeling of being apprehensive is typical, especially if you have no prior experience using hearing aids. Your audiologist, on the other hand, is well-versed […]

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3 Things You’ll Learn at Your Hearing Aid Fitting

When dealing with important procedures such as getting your hearing aid fitted, it’s important that you know what to expect during your appointment. Hearing loss is something that many people all over the world experience at different ages, and it can’t hurt to learn all about what’s going on with your hearing health, as well […]

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How Humidity Affects Your Hearing Aids

With the summer months bringing better weather, most people welcome the sunshine and warmer temperatures. But alongside the bright sunshine, the summer can also bring a lot of humid weather. Humidity can also occur in other aspects of daily life, such as the bathroom, at a spa and many other places. If you have a […]

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Why Does My Hearing Aid Keep Shutting Off?

Anyone who wears a hearing aid needs to have a full understanding of how to use it properly, including a comprehension of how to deal with some of the more common problems that can occur. Even with the best cleaning and maintenance routine, your hearing aid can still develop issues after years of use.  One […]

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How to Make Hearing Aids More Comfortable

When you get hearing aids for the first time, it can feel like a big change to your lifestyle. Most of this change is overwhelmingly positive. For the first time in years, you may be able to watch your favorite TV shows without straining your ears or hear your family members properly over dinner or […]

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What Is It Like to Wear A Hearing Aid?

Not everyone who is meant to have a hearing aid will get one. There are many reasons why, but for some of those reasons, it can often be assumptions made that aren’t entirely true. For years, hearing aids have been a handy device to help those with mild to severe hearing loss improve their hearing […]