Should Hearing Aids Hurt Your Ears

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Do Hearing Aids Hurt? Hearing aids are highly valuable for people who have hearing loss, but it can be an overwhelming process to find the right fit. One of the most important things to know before you begin the search for your new device is that they should feel natural on your ears. Finding the […]

Hearing Loss in the Workplace

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How to prevent hearing loss in the workplace Noise-induced hearing loss is one of the leading work-related conditions and affects millions of people around the world. People who work with heavy machinery, in loud sound environments and noisy factories for example are commonly affected. According to “Public Health Burden of Noise-Induced Hearing Loss” a report […]

What Is The Best Hearing Aid on the Market 2022

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What is the best hearing aid on the market 2022 Purchasing hearing aids is an important and expensive investment to make, especially when you pay for what you get. The various brands, styles and features give people an opportunity to select a hearing aid that suits their lifestyle, hearing loss and preferences to personalize their […]

Dreaming of a Post-COVID Vacation? Tips and Trends for Travelling with Hearing Loss

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Dreaming of a Post-COVID Vacation? Tips and Trends for Travelling with Hearing Loss Everyone is eagerly awaiting the chance to start travelling again as the possibility is looking brighter each week. A post-COVID vacation could come with stress for the average person, let alone someone who is deaf or hard of hearing. People who deal […]

How AI Helps With Hearing Loss Currently and How It Can Help in the Future

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How AI Helps With Hearing Loss Currently and How It Can Help in the Future One of the reasons that makes it difficult to address hearing loss is that the way in which each individual experiences hearing loss can be a bit different, which is why a visit to a trained hearing professional is important. […]

How Hearing Aids Are Able To Help Manage Tinnitus

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How Hearing Aids Are Able To Help Manage Tinnitus Hearing aids are able to help make tinnitus more manageable in a couple of ways. To find out if it can help you, it helps to know what tinnitus is, the specific way that you experience tinnitus and the techniques used by hearing aids to provide […]

6 Things to Remember When Dating Someone With a Hearing Loss

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6 Things to Remember When Dating Someone With a Hearing Loss So your partner has a hearing loss. They struggle every day with situations that people without hearing loss can never truly understand. It can be difficult for you as the partner without a hearing loss at times too. Your loved one’s hearing loss doesn’t […]

What You Need to Know About Hearing Loss and Driving in BC

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What You Need to Know About Hearing Loss and Driving in BC Though it may not be something that you think about, hearing loss can affect your driving. While driving primarily depends on your visual perception, being able to hear when driving helps you to better immerse yourself in your environment, which allows you to […]

Tools that can make day-to-day life easier for people with hearing loss

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Tools that can make day-to-day life easier for people with hearing loss Every day comes with its struggles for people who are deaf and live with hearing loss. There are actually side effects of dealing with a hearing loss, especially if left untreated. Often they deal with listening fatigue and an increased risk of burnout, […]

Signs of Hearing Loss in Each Stage of Life

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Signs of Hearing Loss in Each Stage of Life Hearing loss can affect people of all ages for various reasons such as genetics, exposure to loud noises, presbycusis, autoimmune issues and sometimes ototoxic medications. More dangerously, untreated hearing loss can cause issues, often psychological, which also tend to be the indicators. If you’re concerned that […]