The Healthy Hearing Report

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Hearing aids and tax time

Hearing aids and other costs related to treating hearing loss can be included as medical deductions on your taxes.

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When to take your child to a hearing professional

There are a number of reasons why your child may develop hearing loss. It’s important to seek help as soon as you notice a potential problem.

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Study shows hearing loss affects infant babble

An important new study about the role of baby babble in language development highlights the importance of early intervention for hearing loss.

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Alice Cogswell | One girl’s impact on deaf education

In honor of Women's History Month, we profile the young lady who inspired the first Deaf education programs in America, as well as the development of American Sign Language.

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Are your ears prepared for spring?

Make sure your ears weather the spring storms with our tips for healthy hearing this season.

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Timeline of a hearing aid: from concept to completion

From concept to completion, making a hearing aid can take more than ten years and involve as many as 500 engineers, consumers, hearing healthcare professionals and retailers.

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What goes into the cost of hearing aids?

First time buyers of hearing aids often experience sticker shock, especially in combination with news that their insurance company won't offset the cost. In this article, we dig deeper into the elements that determine the cost of hearing aids.

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Study shows risk of hearing loss for hunters

Read about a study that reveals the startling statistics on noise-induced hearing loss (NIHL) in hunters, and the science behind it.

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Four common causes of temporary hearing loss in children – and what to do when they occur

If your child experiences any of these common causes, take heart – then take action.

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Five ways to give the gift of hearing

Advocating, contributing, donating, assisting and modeling are great ways to promote hearing health to those you love as well as to those you may never meet.

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Show your loved ones you care: Get hearing aids!

Read how getting hearing aids can benefit those you love and show them how much you care.

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Gifts for your valentine with hearing loss: Updated for 2016

Support your loved one with hearing loss on Valentine's day with a gift that says you care.

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Telephone hearing test delivers accurate results

We have the scoop on the easy and accurate hearing test you can take in the privacy of your own home.

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Random acts of hearing kindness

Ideas for ways to improve communication and listening situations for your family and others.

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American Heart Month and healthier hearing

Read about how the changes you make during American Heart Month can lead to healthier hearing.

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ZPower's technology offers rechargeable hearing aids

Read about the innovative new technology that can turn your hearing aids into rechargeable devices.

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Exercise your ears: Apps and games to keep hearing sharp

Hearing loss is no joke, but there's no reason keeping your hearing healthy can't be fun with these exercises and games.

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Could your exercise program be causing hearing loss?

We have the scoop on a popular exercise program which could damage your hearing, and some dos and don'ts for protecting your hearing while getting fit.

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Healthy Hearing wins two Digital Health Awards

Healthy Hearing received a Bronze award for an article, “Ten questions to ask your hearing healthcare professional,” and a merit award for the website category for its website.

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Why you should learn sign language in the New Year

Whether you teach your baby to sign or learn ASL to communicate with a deaf friend or family member, you are using a full-bodied form of communication that will enhance your relationship as it improves your mind and spirit.

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Three steps for getting active with hearing health in the New Year

Putting your hearing health first this year is as easy as 1-2-3.

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The common chronic health condition that often goes untreated

Read about how leaving this common chronic health condition untreated can cost you more than just a few missed words.

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The healthiest resolutions for your ears in 2016

Three simple habits may be the key to better hearing this year.

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New study shows sound deprivation can lead to permanent hearing loss

A new study shows how that simple earwax blockage or ear infection could have long term consequences for your hearing.

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