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What are OTC Hearing Aids?

Before you consider purchasing an over-the-counter (OTC) hearing aid from a big box store, consider the differences in both the product and care you’ll receive.

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Why Choose Bluetooth Hearing Aids?

Hearing aids have advanced immensely over the years and are no longer the big and bulky devices you may remember of the past. Today’s hearing aids are incredibly small and sleek in design. Many also have advanced technology, including Bluetooth.

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Is Hydrogen Peroxide Safe to Put In Your Ears?

A buildup of earwax, while common, can become incredibly uncomfortable and can even impact your ability to hear. In your search to find relief for discomfort from full ears, you’ll likely come across a variety of recommendations, including hydrogen peroxide.

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Talking Sounds

Hearing and comprehension are vital parts of effective communication. If we are unable to hear the nuances of sounds, then we aren’t able to capture the deeper meaning behind conversations. Being able to understand what someone is saying, not only the words they say but their tone as well, are crucial for successful communication.

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Hearing Protection

Why Hearing Protection Matters Did you know recreational activities have some of the largest impact on our hearing? Whether you enjoy listening to live music with friends, working outside on your lawn with power tools, hunting, or going to the shooting range, all of these activities can have a harmful impact on your hearing ability. …

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Better Hearing & Speech Month

Did You Know May is Better Hearing and Speech Month? Every May, the American Speech-Language Hearing Association raises awareness about hearing and communication by celebrating Better Hearing and Speech Month (BHSM). The theme for 2022 is, “Connecting People.” Hearing and communication are vital ways we experience the world and connect with the people we love. For many, …

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Hearing Aid Maintenance

If you have hearing loss, then your hearing aids play a crucial role in your everyday life. You rely on your hearing aids to provide you with the proper amplification and clarity you need to hear the sounds around you. With the quick approach of spring, you may be feeling excited for the change of …

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Hearing Health

With the new year here, you may feel particularly motivated to set some personal and wellness goals for yourself. If you have hearing loss, then in the new year you should prioritize your hearing health in addition to your physical and mental health. How to Live a Healthier Life Your health is important. Exercising on …

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Hearing and the Holidays

Now that the holiday season is here, you want to be sure you are hearing your best when spending time with family and friends. Holiday parties, social gatherings, and family get-togethers can be frustrating and uncomfortable if you struggle to catch the conversation because of hearing loss. Discover some useful tips on how you can …

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