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Hearing Health Blog

Have you ever thought about what kind of impact your job has on your health? We often hear about work-related illnesses such as stress and back pain, but hearing loss is another major risk associated with a wide range of occupations. If you work in a noisy environment, it’s crucial to be aware of the risk of hearing loss and

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It’s no secret that hearing loss is commonly caused by exposure to loud noises. However, most people seem to underestimate what is considered a loud noise that could permanently damage their hearing if they’re not careful. In fact, something has innocent as mowing the lawn produces a sound that is loud enough to actually cause hearing loss if you’re exposed

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Have you recently noticed an issue with your hearing? This could be anything from trouble hearing people talk to a constant buzzing noise in your ear. That could be a sign of tinnitus, and while this issue can’t be cured, it can be effectively managed if you take the right steps. This will require the support and expertise of an

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We frequently get asked about the need for tiny hearing aid batteries. Isn’t there a better option or rechargeable hearing aids? There certainly is. The biggest challenge with advanced hearing aids is that they need power to run the tiny computers contained within them. First generation rechargeable hearing aids lacked enough power to make it through the day. Introducing ReSound

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We live in a noisy world. The World Health Organization has designated noise induced hearing loss a major health crisis in developed countries like the US. Regular exposure to sounds above 85 decibels can cause permanent damage to your hearing. As we head in to hunting season, it is important to think about how shooting affects hearing. The infographic below

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