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Hearing Health Blog

There are many different options and decisions to make for those who use hearing aids, even down to the batteries that power them. The type of battery your hearing aid uses will impact how often you need to change it and the environmental impact. While both rechargeable and disposable batteries have their pros and cons, one option may work much

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Hearing aids are devices that help you hear more clearly and make it easier to communicate. However, they're also fragile and sensitive to environmental conditions such as heat and humidity. The humid summer months can be tough on hearing aids and other electronics. If you live in a humid climate, you may find them challenging to protect your hearing aids

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Hearing loss is not just about the impact of your ability to hear sound, there can also be emotional and mental effects for people who experience hearing loss, including anxiety and depression. These can have major impacts on our self-esteem and how we interact with others, but how does hearing loss affect us in relation to anxiety and depression?  How

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If you rely on your hearing aids to help you all day, every day, much like any item that you use constantly, it takes dedicated care and maintenance to keep it working at its optimum. Any buildup of debris or moisture can cause your hearing aid damage, but there are some simple ways to make sure you maintain your hearing

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Earwax is a very common occurrence in many of us. Although it may seem a nuisance, it is there to protect our ears from any external debris, such as dirt and bacteria. We all have different types of earwax depending on our ethnic makeup and the size of our ear canals, but they are usually made up of two different

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