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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Risk of Dementia and Alzheimer’s in Untreated Hearing Loss

Research indicates individuals with untreated hearing loss are more likely to develop dementia and Alzheimer’s.

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The Connection Between Diabetes and Hearing Loss

If you have diabetes or discover you are prediabetic, be sure to have your hearing tested as part of your regular health screenings.

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Emotional effects linked to untreated hearing loss

Left untreated, hearing loss can have as much of a negative impact on your quality of life as it does your ability to hear and understand the world around you.

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Celebrate National Healthy Aging Month

This September, focus on the positive aspects of growing older by celebrating Healthy Aging Month.

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Treating Ear Infections in Children

Here are a few things you can do to make your child more comfortable while he’s battling a pesky ear infection.

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Auditory Processing Disorders in Children

Even though your child's hearing is normal, they may have problems understanding what their ears are hearing.

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The Best Apps for Children with Hearing Loss

Whether your hearing-impaired child wants to learn or just have fun, there’s an app for that!

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How to Recognize Hearing Loss in Children

Early detection and intervention is the key to helping hearing-impaired children establish good speech and language skills.

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Oticon Hearing Devices Prove to be Kid Friendly

Oticon’s kid-friendly features allow children to play and learn while maximizing their ability to hear more clearly.

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Hearing Loss Didn't Stop these Historic Olympic Athletes

Regardless of whether they dribble, dive, swim, run or flip, these Olympic athletes know what it takes to compete on the international playing field.

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Deaf Olympic Swimming Hopeful Marcus Titus Makes History

The National Team member persuades USA Swimming to allow the use of hand signals to start races during the 2012 Olympic trials.

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New HumanWare iPhone App to Appeal to Deaf-Blind Individuals

HumanWare designs iPhone app to help deaf-blind individuals communicate more easily.

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What the Hearing Aid User Should Pack for Vacation

Hearing aid users can enjoy vacation as much as the next person by taking a few precautions and packing some necessities.

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Playing Sports with Hearing Loss

Today it's easier for hearing impaired individuals to enjoy their favorite sport, regardless of their hearing loss or level of competitive play.

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Summer Concert Safety: Protect Your Hearing

Hearing health professionals agree the best way to protect your hearing is to turn the volume down and/or wear ear plugs when attending a summer concert or listening to music on your MP3 player.

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Have a Healthy Hearing Fourth of July

Learn how to be festive while protecting your hearing from potential noise-induced hearing loss.

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Selecting the Best Hearing Aids to Enjoy the Outdoors

Today’s hearing aids come in a variety of shapes and colors, with features to accommodate all levels of hearing loss and active lifestyles.

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How Should I Dry my Hearing Aids?

What is the recommended usage schedule for Dry-Aid kits?

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Traveling With Your Hearing Aids

With a little preparation, traveling with your hearing aids can be almost as effortless as using them at home.

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Understanding the Various Parts of a Hearing Aid

Becoming familiar with the various parts of your hearing aid can help reduce repair costs and prolong the life of your device.

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Researcher Develops Exercises to Treat Vertigo

Researcher at the University of Colorado School of Medicine has discovered two easy home exercises to help relieve symptoms of one type of vertigo.

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Where to Find Fun Hearing Aid Accessories

Shop these websites for fun, fanciful and functional products to embellish hearing aids for children, teens and active adults.

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Understanding Hearing Loss in One Ear

Most individuals lose hearing gradually in both ears; however, there are some who can hear well with one ear but not the other.

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What to Expect From Hearing Aids

When getting new hearing aids, work with an audiologist to choose one that fits your lifestyle and be patient as you become familiar with your new technology.

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