6 Ways to Prevent Swimmer’s Ear

6 Ways to Prevent Swimmer’s Ear

Swimmer's ear is an infection of the outer part of the ear canal that can be caused by exposure to bacteria from swimming in polluted water, or by water becoming trapped in the ear, which causes the germs normally found there to multiply. People that swim in pools...

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What Are the Consequences of Untreated Hearing Loss?

What Are the Consequences of Untreated Hearing Loss?

Hearing loss is something that affects a fairly large amount of the population, and it isn’t uncommon for hearing loss to go untreated for long periods of time. In fact, studies have shown that only 3 out of the 10 percent of the population that report having hearing...

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How To Deal With Tinnitus

How To Deal With Tinnitus

Your hearing is of vital importance to you as you navigate relationships in your life as well as the world around you. When you find you have trouble hearing or you are dealing with tinnitus, it can only make your life more difficult. What is Tinnitus? Tinnitus...

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Hearing Loss in Millennials Like Someone in Their 50’s

Hearing Loss in Millennials Like Someone in Their 50’s

SMARTPHONES аnd еаrрhоnеѕ аrе responsible for іnсrеаѕіng deafness аnd hearing lоѕѕ аmоng our уоung рорulаtіоn, a top аudіоlоgіѕt hаѕ warned. Over thе раѕt dесаdе, the numbеr оf реорlе undеr 30 wіth permanent hеаrіng dаmаgе has bееn оn the rise across the соuntrу...

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How to Communicate with a Hearing Impaired Person

How to Communicate with a Hearing Impaired Person

Because language is our primary source of communication, it becomes difficult to properly communicate with someone who has hearing loss if you aren’t familiar with it. Although sign language is very handy, it’s not always an option, and we need to be able to...

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Technology and Hearing Loss – Tech Hearing Bias

Technology and Hearing Loss – Tech Hearing Bias

If you have hearing problems inventors haven’t been working with you. There is an age bias as they create their products for the younger faster adopters. And if you have hearing impairment the problem is even worse. The Important Senses We all have five senses:...

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Hearing Loss and Communication

Hearing Loss and Communication

How is your hearing? Remember the phone commercial who’s slogan was “Can you hear me now?” In reality, that may be a bigger question than about your wireless coverage. It can be a sign of potential health trouble when questions like that are left unanswered or are...

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Hearing Aids for Children

Hearing Aids for Children

About 3 out of 1000 children in North America are born deaf or with some degree of hearing loss. Other children develop hearing loss later in life through ear infections or exposure to loud noise. If your child has been diagnosed with hearing loss, you will be...

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