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How to Charge and Clean Your Hearing Aids

Over 14% of the US population over 65 years of age uses a hearing aid. And, undoubtedly getting these highly sophisticated devices is a necessary investment to regain control over your life, social interactions, and mental health. At the same time, a hearings aid can be an investment that lasts a lifetime – with proper […]

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3 Factors That Influence Cerumen Production

Cerumen is an essential part of your body’s natural defense and covers important functions such as keeping your ear canal clean, lubricated and protected from the growth of bacteria.  But while having moderate levels of cerumen is natural, earwax buildup is something you should address as soon as you notice it. Excessive cerumen production can […]

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6 Home Care Tips for Hearing Aids

Unless you damage your hearing aids, or your ears evolve as you get older, your hearing aids should live a long life, providing they are well looked after. Hearing aids are excellent devices, filled with complex technology and great potential. It is therefore vital that you take time to look after them.  Whether you have […]

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How Heart Health Can Affect Your Hearing

While your ears and your heart are located in different places in your body, they may be more linked than you had expected. So, How Can Your Ears Be Impacted by Your Heart? There has been a plethora of studies ongoing for more than 80 years that linked the health of your heart, including your […]

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Stigma Around Using Hearing Aids Waning

Hearing loss has a lot of stigmas associated with it. Few people want to admit that they’re experiencing it. That stigma has become attached to hearing aids, too. For many, it’s admitting there’s a problem, even if they don’t want to. Thankfully, that stigma is starting to wane. A lot of this has to do […]

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6 Noise Protection Tips for Workers

Ensuring that we are functioning at our optimum in our working environment is not just about making sure we get our work done but making sure that we are preventing health issues in the process! Some work environments have considerable noise, for example, construction sites. But even if you work in an office, you might […]