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Hearing loss is referred to as an invisible disability . Not being able to hear properly can put you at a disadvantage in certain situations, and almost 50 million Americans are currently dealing with hearing loss in one form or another. This makes hearing loss common enough for protection to be in place to help those with noise-induced hearing loss.

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Otolaryngologists are more commonly known as ear, nose and throat (ENT) doctors , and they can assist with a variety of different health concerns, including – but not limited to – the following: •    Ear infections •    Persistent allergies •    Tumors – both benign and malignant – that are located in the head, neck, or throat region •    Disorders related

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Wearing effective hearing protection is essential when it comes to safeguarding your hearing health, especially if any of the following apply: You work in a noisy environment (for example, on a construction site or in a factory) You often attend events that are known to be particularly loud, such as concerts, sporting events, and so on You live or work

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Ear infections are incredibly common, especially amongst children, and can cause significant pain and discomfort. However, perhaps the most troubling consequence of ear infections is the fact that they can compromise a person’s ability to hear – a fact that we will discuss in more detail below. What is an ear infection? When we say “ear infection,” it’s important to

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Hearing loss is an extremely difficult condition to live with. It can alienate us from friends, relatives and even our significant others. Even those who love us very much can start to lose patience when they keep having to repeat themselves around us. Likewise, we can find ourselves slowly drifting out of our social circle when we’re no longer able

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Have you been thinking about getting a hearing test ? That’s cool. Now, how long have you been thinking about it? A while, right? But how long is a while in your case? Months? Years? Decades? Don’t worry, this post is not meant to disparage you. Far from it. And the truth is, you’re far from alone. Many of us

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Tinnitus is achingly familiar to many of us. It’s the sounds you hear that may be intermittent or even constant. Part buzzing-part ringing. In noisy environments, it can be an unwelcome distraction, but in quiet spaces, it can interfere with your work, focus and ability to relax. It can distract us from a conversation, impact our mental wellbeing and even

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If you are suffering from hearing loss and you speak to an audiologist , they will usually recommend one form of treatment over the rest. They will suggest you get yourself a pair of hearing aids. You might think that all hearing aids are exactly the same, but there are actually several brands, styles and features to choose from. Hearing

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Are you having issues with your hearing, but aren’t sure who you should see for evaluation and treatment? An audiologist can support you and provide you with the treatment or management system that you need. These professionals are familiar with the many causes of hearing loss and can ensure you get the right treatment for your specific needs. Audiologists are

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Are you struggling with tinnitus ? This condition causes you to hear noises that aren’t actually audible to other people. The noise in question can differ depending on the individual. However, it could be anything from the sound of whistling to a ringing or buzzing. Because tinnitus is often shrugged off as something you just have to learn to live

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