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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What common sounds do people with hearing loss miss?

If you suffer from hearing loss, it may mean that you're unable to communicate with friends and loved ones without asking them to repeat themselves.

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Hearing exams for hearing loss in noise

To determine the best type of hearing aids to suit your needs, your audiologist will go through several tests with you to determine the level of hearing loss, patterns and more.

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Oticon announces 2013 "Focus on People" Recipients

Oticon announces 2013 "Focus on People" Award recipients.

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Shouting won't help, but a hearing test might

Former New York Times editor and now author, Katherine Bouton, discusses hearing loss stigmas, the future of hearing healthcare and how her life changed when she suddenly lost her hearing.

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Understanding the different types of hearing tests

When you're getting hearing loss treatment, there are two different ways that audiologists will test you.

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Kos/Danchak Audiology & Hearing Aids | Hearing Center Interview

Since 1984, Kos/Danchak Audiology & Hearing Aids has had its doors open to the public in Arlington, Texas.

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How to talk to loved ones about hearing loss

Hearing problems can make it challenging to live your daily life. It may be hard to have conversations with friends, family and coworkers, and can even cause embarrassment and frustration.

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A Simple Guide to Fingerspelling

Fingerspelling is the manual alphabet used in American Sign Language and is performed using a variety of hand gestures.

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Oticon Medical meeting focuses on hearing solutions

Oticon Medical's Scientific Meeting draws leading surgeons from North America, Europe, Israel and Turkey to discuss tissue preservation surgery.

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Invisible captioning proves to be next big thing

Four teams of RIT/NTID students competed for The Next Big Idea and $10,000 in prizes for their innovative business ideas that could benefit the deaf and hard-of-hearing community.

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Take the pledge and hold yourself accountable

Hearing loss tends to have a stigma surrounding it, but it is something that plagues one in five Americans, according to the Hearing Healthy Foundation.

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Take a pledge for Better Hearing Month

May is Better Hearing Month, and Healthy Hearing is taking this opportunity to partner with the Hearing Health Foundation for Better Hearing Month to raise money and promote the importance of getting a hearing test.

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Get accustomed to your hearing aid

Purchasing hearing aids is the first step to improving your hearing loss, but there is often an adjustment period to go through before becoming accustomed to new sounds in your daily life.

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Preferred Hearing Care | Hearing Center Interview

Located in Springfield, MO., Preferred Hearing Care is a member of the Better Business Bureau and the local Chamber of Commerce.

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Five things to consider when purchasing a hearing aid

You probably have a lot of questions when it comes to purchasing hearing aids, all of which are going to help you find the perfect device to fit your lifestyle and budget.

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Protect your Hearing: Recognize National Tinnitus Awareness Week

National Tinnitus Awareness Week will be celebrated May 19-23, in tandem with Better Speech and Hearing Month.

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What to ask your audiologist before buying a hearing aid

If you're experiencing hearing loss symptoms, it may be time to visit your audiologist.

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Consider including your hearing aid in your spring cleaning

Spring cleaning is the best time of the year to begin with a clean slate - literally and figuratively.

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

Hearing loss manifests in many different ways. Hearing loss comes in all degrees from mild to profound and requires different treatment depending on the severity.

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Oticon Medical Acquires Neurelec

Oticon Medical's latest acquisition, Neurelec, opens up a whole new set of possibilities in cochlear implant technologies.

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University Studies Effects of Vitamins to Reverse Noise-Induced Hearing Loss

Researchers at the University of Michigan work to uncover what benefits vitamins and minerals may have in the reversal of noise-induced hearing loss.

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Honoring Deaf Individuals During Deaf History Month

Many notable deaf individuals have left their mark on education, sports, music and entertainment.

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Study Shows Exposure to Cadmium and Lead Could Pose Threat to Hearing

New research shows exposure to lead and cadmium could contribute to hearing problems.

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What are the different hearing aid types available?

Depending on a person’s hearing loss and cosmetic desire, there is a style of hearing aid to meet most people’s needs from a custom completely-in-the-canal hearing aid to open-fit hearing aids.

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