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Chippendale Audiology | Hearing Center Interview

Professionalism and personal attention combine to provide ethical, courteous and punctual service in Cape Coral.

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Understanding the case history form and its questions

When you visit the audiologist for the first time, office staff will have you fill out a case history form. This paperwork asks you a series of questions to help the audiologist better understand your medical and hearing history and health.

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How to prepare for your first hearing appointment

If you've decided to get your hearing checked out for the first time, it can be a bit daunting to figure out how to prepare and what questions to ask, especially if you don't have a close friend or family member who has hearing loss.

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Have you heard of the McGurk effect?

The McGurk effect was first realized, discussed and named in 1976. It's an effect that shows the importance of speech in how we interpret sound, especially very nuanced sounds.

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Bridgewater Balance and Hearing | Hearing Center Interview

A caring staff provides quality care in Knoxville, Sevierville and Harrogate, resulting in a 90 percent referral rate from physicians and existing patients.

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Oticon Hearing Foundation funds Project Amazon

Hearing professionals travel to Brazil to help impoverished communities receive healthcare.

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Look out for these party crashers

New Year's Eve is a time of joyous celebration with family and friends to say goodbye to the past year and to welcome the next while wishing for good things and making resolutions.

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Optimize your hearing aids for music

There has been much recent research on optimizing hearing aids for music listening. Though hearing aids have continued to advance technologically from year to year in improving how hearing aid wearers hear speech sounds, hearing aids often fall short in their ability to provide high fidelity and sound quality to those with hearing loss.

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Should these noisy toys be on the naughty list?

Did you know your child's noisy toy might be too loud? Learn how to determine if your child's toy should be on the naughty list this year!

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Prevent falls due to untreated hearing loss this winter

Snowy winter weather can be both beautiful and burdensome, depending upon your perspective. But for people with hearing loss, icy and snowy conditions can be especially concerning.

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Ken Martin Audiology | Hearing Center Interview

Generations of family members fondly call this full-service audiology practice ‘home’ for their hearing healthcare needs.

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More holiday gift ideas for hard-of-hearing individuals

If you have a family member or friend who has hearing loss, treat him or her to something special during the holidays.

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Interacting in groups settings with hearing loss

If you have a friend or family member with hearing loss, you've probably found ways to adjust for improved one-on-one communication.

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How cold weather and moisture can impact hearing aids

Just like extreme summer heat that poses the risk of sweating, which can lead to hearing aid damage, cold wintry weather can also cause hearing aid damage if proper precautions aren't taken.

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Contentment Hearing Care | Hearing Center Interview

Husband and wife team up to provide honest, affordable care for Titusville residents.

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Consider accessories for your hearing aids

If you're new to the world of hearing aids, or even if you're a veteran, you should know about some of the coolest gadgets and devices to expand the powers of your hearing aids, the products to keep your hearing aids working well and the accessories to make them your own.

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Driving with hearing loss

For many older adults, driving represents independence. Being able to drive to activities, the grocery store and social events is very important for maintaining happiness and mental and physical health.

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Parkway ENT and Allergy | Hearing Center Interview

Audiology and otolaryngology are a winning combination for patients in Katy.

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RIT to host math contest for hard-of-hearing students

RIT will host a math competition for hard-of-hearing and deaf students. Registration deadline is December 15.

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DIY gifts for individuals with hearing loss

If you know of a loved one or individual in your life with hearing loss consider putting together "healthy hearing" in a jar this holiday season.

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Premium Hearing Solutions | Hearing Center Interview

Family input and hearing aid demonstrations help deliver Premium Hearing Solutions for each patient.

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Untreated hearing loss: An overlooked danger

A lot of people recognize they have hearing loss long before they ever seek treatment for it.

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TOPs Hearing and Balance Center | Hearing Center Interview

TOPs Hearing and Balance Center has been helping the Houston community hear better for years!

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Oticon 'hearoes' brave tough mudder for Wounded Warriors

A team of Oticon employees, including two former Marines, signed on for the Tough Mudder challenge to support Wounded Warriors.

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