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Hearing Loss and Osteoporosis

Osteoporosis and hearing loss are both common conditions that can have a significant impact on quality of life. Although they may seem unrelated, there is a growing body of evidence linking the two conditions. What is Osteoporosis? Osteoporosis is a condition in which the bones become thin and fragile, and are more susceptible to fractures. […]

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Why Do Balance Disorders Accompany Hearing Loss?

Balance disorders are common in people with hearing loss. In fact, research has shown that there is a strong link between balance problems and hearing loss. It can happen at any age so it’s important to be aware of the signs and symptoms, however, it is most prominent in those over the age of 65. […]

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4 Common Myths About Hearing Loss

Around one in eight people in the United States over the age of twelve have hearing loss in both ears; the number is higher for one ear and for different hearing conditions. With that is, it might seem strange that so many people think hearing loss only affects people over fifty years of age. This […]

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Explaining Hearing Loss to Your Loved Ones

Are you experiencing changes to your hearing? It’s possible that you have been diagnosed with a certain level of hearing loss. This is always going to lead to changes to your life. It is almost always the start of a new chapter and it might mean that you need to think about using hearing aids. […]

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Do You Really Need an Annual Hearing Test?

Have you started to notice changes to your hearing? This could include turning the volume up to a louder point on tech devices so that you can hear it more clearly. Or you could find that you are having issues with hearing every word in a conversation when someone is talking to you. If this […]

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How to Stay Active Without Damaging Your Hearing Aids

Do you want to maintain an active lifestyle? You’re not alone. A lot of people are keen to ensure that they remain fit, particularly as they age. If you use hearing aids, then you might think that they are going to stop you from keeping fit and staying active. However, this doesn’t have to be […]

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Why Is There No Cure for Tinnitus?

Tinnitus is a symptom of an underlying condition where you hear sounds from sources that aren’t there. Often, people who experience tinnitus describe a ringing in the ears. But tinnitus can manifest as buzzing, roaring, whistling and hissing. There is no known cure, but there are some remedies: Regular checkups with a hearing instrument specialist […]

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High-Frequency Hearing Loss: Know the Symptoms and Treatment

One of the common types of hearing loss is high-frequency hearing loss. High-frequency hearing loss is where hearing high-pitched noises are more difficult. Any age group can experience this type of hearing loss.  This type of hearing loss is caused by the small sensory hearing cells in the inner ear being damaged. Usually, when an […]

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Why Is a Regular Hearing Screening Important?

Your hearing is an important sense that your body relies on for a multitude of aspects of daily life, so taking adequate care of it is extremely important. It’s easy to skip these kinds of routine tests as life is busy and it can feel like there’s never enough hours in the day to get […]

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Signs You Should Get a Hearing Test

Is it usually the case of you making people repeat what they have said? Because the TV is so loud, do people say you should turn it down? Consider these signs that you might be having trouble hearing. You may be missing out on more than you know because of hearing loss. In situations where […]