The Healthy Hearing Report

Our daily dose of original articles, news and interviews to keep you current about hearing health and hearing aids.

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I can hear, just not clearly. Do I have hearing loss?

With many hearing losses, the main symptom is difficulty understanding speech, especially in situations where there is competing noise.

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Hope for musicians with hearing loss

New technology could help AC/DC's Brian Johnson return to the stage.

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Hearing aid financing options

There are creative ways to finance hearing devices without breaking the bank.

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Summer hearing protection family quiz

Tired of reading license plates or singing about wheels on a bus? Play this family quiz game on your next road trip and teach your family about hearing protection in the process.

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What you need to know about summer hearing aid care

How does summer hearing aid care differ from winter hearing aid care? Here are the changes you need to make to be sure your summer hearing aid forecast is sunny.

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Can extended warranties protect your hearing investment?

After-market coverage can protect your investment for the lifetime of the device and give you peace of mind.

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Changes in air travel communication could help those with hearing loss

Airlines often fall short when it comes to communicating with passengers who have hearing loss. But you can help advocate for change.

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The farmers' market: one stop shopping for healthy hearing

Heading to your local farmers' market? Check out our list of must-buys for healthy hearing.

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Book review: Wired for Sound  

“Wired for Sound” is a solidly written personal account of Canadian author Beverly Biderman’s journey with hearing loss.

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How to protect your hearing this Fourth of July

Do you know all you need to know about how to protect your hearing this Fourth of July? We have some tips to make sure your hearing stays healthy.

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Advocating for hearing health in a noisy work environment

Do you know your rights when it comes to working in a dangerously loud workplace? We have the scoop on what you need to know to protect yourself.

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Former violist with the Royal Opera House sues for hearing damage

A recent lawsuit in the UK has brought the issue of hearing safety for orchestral musicians to the forefront.

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Mumps and hearing loss

The effects of having a case of the mumps can be long-lasting -- especially for your hearing health.

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Father's Day: help Dad be part of the conversation

Does your dad have hearing loss? With these tips, it doesn't have to dampen your Father's Day celebration.

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What parents need to know about newborn hearing screening

Two quick tests can tell medical professionals a lot about your new baby’s ability to hear – but how you follow up is what really matters.

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The hidden healthcare cost behind untreated hearing loss

A groundbreaking new study has revealed untreated hearing loss leads to significantly higher healthcare costs for adults.

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Top 10 summer activities that are dangerous to your hearing

Many popular summertime activities come with a risk of hearing loss. Are your favorites on our list?

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Dancing to your own beat

Gallaudet University dancers use American Sign Language, passion and dance to create artistic performances people of all hearing abilities can appreciate.

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Ten rules for improving family communication

When you're a family member coping with the hearing loss of a loved one, you may encounter frustration, the feeling of being ignored, separation from the relationship and isolation from daily family life.

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Hearing loss affects the entire family

When a family member has a hearing loss, treated or untreated, the loss impacts the entire family and communication skills are put to the test.

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The (not-so-secret) passion behind Nyle DiMarco’s Dancing With the Stars success

DiMarco uses the universal language of dance to change the hearing world’s perception of what it means to be Deaf – and he just might win the Mirrorball trophy in the process.

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The lifetime cost of hearing aids versus other electronics

A reader asked us to compare several common expenses to the cost of hearing aids. What we found might surprise you!

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Study shows earplugs worn at concerts make a difference

A new study out of the Netherlands proves the effectiveness of earplugs once and for all.

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Hearing aids changed my life

Wearing hearing aids has been such a positive experience for Marie Redfern, she wants to encourage others with hearing loss to try them, too.

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