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This November, Test Your Hearing in Honor of American Diabetes Month

Did you know there is a simple step you can take to honor American Diabetes Month? In addition to contributing your resources to diabetes-related causes and offering support to those in your life with elevated blood glucose, one easy way to contribute is to get a hearing test. This contribution is rooted in the connection between diabetes and hearing loss, …

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Understanding Sensorineural Hearing Loss

Of the many types of hearing loss, sensorineural is by far the most common. What are the defining features of this type of hearing loss? How do you know what kind of hearing loss you have? Is there a cure for sensorineural hearing loss? Each of these questions has a complex answer, but we can do our best to unpack …

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Questions to Ask During a Hearing Consultation & Fitting

It’s an exciting time to be getting ready for your hearing aids! Hearing aids are a critical investment in your long-term health. These devices transform hearing and communication.  Hearing aids take some getting used to since your auditory system has to retrain how to process sounds that you haven’t heard in a long time. Your hearing aid fitting appointment is …

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Encouraging a Loved One to Take a Hearing Test

Hearing loss is a serious issue, and it’s essential to treat it early. 5 out of 10 Americans between 65 and 74 have hearing loss. Older adults are more likely to have hearing loss, but it can affect people of all ages. If you have a loved one who has hearing loss, you probably have some questions. You may feel …