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Lyric: What is it and how does it work?

Lyric: What is it and how does it work?

January 30, 2019   

There are two main categories of hearing aids: daily-wear and extended-wear. The most common type of hearing aids is daily-wear devices. This means you put them on in the morning and take them off in the evening. You are changing batteries roughly once a week and take care of the cleaning and maintenance of the devices.

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Communication Tips

Communication Tips

January 23, 2019    Hearing Tips

Communication is essential for humans to exchange information and ideas with one another. It is fundamental for growth and a high quality of life. People with hearing loss can find themselves in situations where it is difficult to effectively communicate with friends and family. 

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Enjoying the Movies and Live Theater with Hearing Loss

Enjoying the Movies and Live Theater with Hearing Loss

January 16, 2019    Hearing Loss

Going to the movies or to a live theater show can be one of the most enjoyable forms of entertainment. Simply the experience of going out with friends or family and taking in a show together is such a rewarding way to spend time together and be social.

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Total Body Health

Total Body Health

January 8, 2019    Hearing Loss

Many people are aware that their hearing has deteriorated but are reluctant to seek help. Perhaps they don't want to acknowledge the problem, are embarrassed by what they see as a weakness, or believe that they can "get by" without using a hearing aid. And, unfortunately, too many wait years, even decades, to address the effects of hearing loss before getting treatment.

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Use Holiday Spirit to Talk to Loved Ones About Hearing Loss

Use Holiday Spirit to Talk to Loved Ones About Hearing Loss

December 19, 2018    Hearing Loss, Hearing Tips

The Holiday Season is here!  It is a time meant for laughter and joy, and celebration.  Have you ever thought about what it would be like if you couldn’t hear this delightfulness?   For those suffering from hearing loss, holidays that are meant to be FUN, actually can cause depression and isolation.  If someone you love is suffering from hearing loss, the Holiday Season can serve as a great opportunity to start a conversation about it.  Read this week’s article for some helpful tips!

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