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What is Pure-Tone Testing?

If you think that you are experiencing hearing loss, the logical thing to do would be to call an audiologist and book an appointment. From there, they will be able to determine what the next steps are, what you need to do and what tests need to be performed. Pure-tone testing is an incredibly common […]

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3 Tips for Picking the Best Audiologist

Choosing a good audiologist can be tricky, even if you have great insurance. This is because there are so many different levels of audiology service out there, and it’s hard to know which ones offer the best service for your needs. In this blog post, we will discuss three tips that will help you pick […]

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How to Tell if You Have Tinnitus

If you think that you have tinnitus, then you might be slightly confused. Self-diagnosing is never a good thing to do, but you still need to be aware of what the symptoms are. You need to know what you are looking for to recognize the time to go and seek medical help. In this article, […]

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Why Do You Need Hearing Protection at Concerts?

Attending concerts is a fun activity that many people go to regularly. Still, quite often, the topic of hearing protection at concerts can be pushed to the bottom of the planning list or overlooked entirely. This post looks at exactly why you need to consider hearing protection at concerts. High Decibel Levels for Prolonged Periods Most […]

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Tinnitus vs Vertigo

Your audiologist is here to help with a wide range of hearing and ear health conditions and concerns. Aside from hearing loss, two of the most common conditions they help to address are tinnitus and vertigo. Because these two can often share symptoms, some may assume they are the same thing. While they are very […]

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Why You Should Seek Treatment for Hearing Loss

Many people suffer from hearing loss, and it doesn’t always have to be as severe as you might think to pose some issues to your day-to-day life. Many people don’t bother seeking treatment for hearing loss, despite being a major problem at any level. There are many myths surrounding hearing loss, whether you consider it […]

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A Comprehensive Guide to Hearing Device Maintenance

Hearing devices are an integral part of many people’s lives. It can be challenging to find the time to maintain them, but it is essential. If you neglect your hearing device for too long, it will start to affect your day-to-day life and can even become dangerous. For this reason, many people have difficulty finding […]

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Basics of Hearing Tests – Pure-Tone Testing

Pure-tone testing is a hearing test where individuals identify sounds played at specific volumes and pitches. This takes place as part of a hearing test with an audiologist. The purpose of the test is to measure a person’s hearing capacity in one or both ears, and also check for potential ear blockages. When Would I […]

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All You Need to Know About Hearing Device Features

There are many hearing device features that you can expect from the technological advancements in this area of health. It’s important that we help provide assistance to our hearing wherever possible when there’s been some damage or hearing loss.  However, if you’re not entirely familiar with what features are available, then it’s worth knowing them […]

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How to Prevent the Most Common Hearing Aid Repairs

If you have recently found out that your hearing has changed, then you may have been recommended hearing aids. Hearing aids are the most common option for people experiencing hearing loss. It’s important to be aware that hearing aids do come in a variety of forms and styles. Regardless of which type you choose; they […]