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What is the Best Hearing Aid for First Time Users?

If you are choosing a hearing aid for the first time, you may be overwhelmed by the different options out there. There are many hearing aids for people today, and your hearing instrument specialist can help you to narrow down your search effectively.  The first thing that you need to take into account when choosing […]

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Can Hearing Loss Be Restored?

Hearing loss is something that affects many people. According to the National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders, one in eight people experience hearing loss in both ears. Additionally, 8.5% of all adults aged 45-54 have disabling hearing loss. You’re likely reading this page because you experience some hearing loss, and you’re wondering if […]

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Which Are the Most Popular Types of Hearing Aids?

Hearing aids come in a variety of different sizes and shapes; however, the right one for you is going to depend on your level of hearing loss, budget, lifestyle and aesthetic needs.  Your hearing instrument specialist is going to help you find the best suit for your level of hearing loss. They will look at […]

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What is the Best Type of Ear Protection?

More and more people are dealing with noise-induced hearing loss, but there are ways to protect against it. Loud music and earbuds, work environments, household chores, and other daily activities can all contribute to hearing loss if not monitored. Using some form of ear protection during loud activities can help you prevent hearing loss. The […]