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5 Critical Facts About Hearing Protection

We strive to bring new and useful information regarding hearing health to all our readers. Here are 5 surprising facts about hearing loss you may not have been aware of. Fact #1: Excessive noise can lead to Noise-induced hearing loss (NIHL) Surprisingly, around 30 million workers in the United States are exposed to hazardous noise […]

The early history of hearing aid design

Hearing Aids have had a long, arduous history throughout the years since they were first marketed more than 120 years ago. The large and cumbersome hearing devices of the past do not mix well with the ever changing, fast paced world we live in. Thanks to advances in technology, the devices of today are quite […]

Put your clear hearing to work with these 7 jobs

If you wear hearing aids, or know someone who does, then you know that healthy hearing opens a new world of opportunities. One of the most rewarding features is that it is now easier to communicate with others – which is increasingly useful if you are a retiree looking for work after retirement. Here are […]

Hearing Aids May Improve Brain Function and Memory for Older Adults

For older adults, one of the most prevalent health related issue they experience, is hearing loss. Unfortunately, age-related hearing loss is linked to cognitive decline, social isolation and even depression. On a positive note, new research from the University of Maryland (UMD) Department of Hearing and Speech Sciences (HESP) reveals that the use of hearing […]

Hearing Problems Common Among Preschool Teachers, Survey Says

You may be surprised to discover that seven out of ten preschool teachers suffer from sound-induced auditory fatigue, according to the Sweden-based University of Gothenburg. One out of two preschool teachers have difficulty understanding speech, and four out of ten become hypersensitive to sound. These shocking statistics are considerably higher among women. Out of all […]

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