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Avoiding the use of hearing aids because a person thinks it will make him or her look older is a stigma that really doesn’t make sense. The reality is that untreated hearing loss makes you look far older than if you’re wearing hearing aids. You will actually look and feel younger if your loss of hearing is remedied with a

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If you are dealing with hearing loss, you are in company with people of every age across the world, including many celebrities. Since a common phenomenon is that those with hearing loss don’t seek the help of an audiologist, it may help to know what a common issue hearing loss is. Age is one of a multitude of reasons people

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It’s not uncommon for drugs to have labels regarding various undesirable side effects. What many people don’t realize is that there are many medications that cause hearing loss. Ototoxic drugs are medications that can cause damage to the ears, such as hearing loss, ringing in the ears or tinnitus, and balance disorders. Although there are currently more than 200 medications

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A huge segment of our U.S. population is going around with hearing loss but no hearing aids. It is common for people to gradually lose the hearing function and wait between 7 and 10 years to visit an audiologist. Why do people who need hearing aids not get them, and what are some consequences when they don’t? Three answers to

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Loss comes in many different forms but almost always leaves us with a void.  Whether losing a loved one, a job, or even a precious keepsake, there can be a sense of grief, knowing that we can never get back what we have lost.  Hearing loss can be devastating, quite understandably.  Many people go through common stages of grief when

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It is not uncommon for people with hearing loss to minimize the gravity of the situation. The truth is, however, that a diminished sense of hearing tends to have a negative impact on quality of life. Perhaps even worse, hearing loss is often associated with other serious issues, including disease. Being informed helps, since it’s always best to be aware

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A New Year’s resolution is a tradition here in the Western Hemisphere, and it is generally considered a good thing. If you’ve been putting off getting hearing aids, making it your New Year’s resolution to restore one of your five senses is an excellent decision. The following are a few very good reasons to get needed help for hearing loss.

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Hearing loss is a complex issue that may have more impact on your interaction with the world around you than you realize. When you come to the point of acknowledging that the help of an audiologist may be needed and you therefore make an appointment, you will be urged to bring a close friend or family member with you. This

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The holidays are times of celebration but can pose certain challenges if you have trouble hearing. Communication problems and feelings of isolation during the holidays are common struggles for individuals with untreated hearing loss. The dilemma just naturally makes social gatherings potentially frustrating. There are ways to improve the situation and get in on the merriment, taking matters into your

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Hearing loss is something that deserves consideration as much as any of the other details of holiday planning. After all, half of all families have someone sharing their holiday meals who struggles with hearing loss. In addition, 30% of families have someone at the holiday table who is wearing hearing aids. The person with hearing loss can make requests to

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