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Winter is a prime time for seasonal blahs. If you could use a little mental-health boost, here are some simple ways to get started Hearing health and mental health have a clear connection. In fact, untreated hearing loss increases your risk of depression, anxiety, social isolation, and more. Winter is also a prime time for seasonal blahs. If you could

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People of all ages live with hearing loss and need to take important steps to manage and take care of their hearing to prevent further damage. These accessories make that easier and more enjoyable. Most people associate hearing loss only with seniors, and they consider it a natural part of getting older. The reality is that it affects people of

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To boost your intake of important vitamins and minerals, try this delicious recipe and keep your ears — and your stomach — happy! As we learn more about how nutrition affects health, many folks are taking a functional medicine approach to fine-tuning their diets — eating the right foods to prevent certain conditions. You’ve no doubt heard of heart-healthy foods

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As we approach the end of the year, we recommend you check with your insurance company today to ensure you optimize any hearing benefits you might have. Many plans and policies, as well as Flexible Spending Accounts, come to an end on December 31 and don’t roll over into the next year — you use it or lose it!  

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The force of a traumatic brain injury (also known as a TBI, concussion, or head injury) can damage or displace the delicate bones of the inner ear, rupture the eardrum, and disrupt parts of the brain responsible for auditory processing. A persistent ringing, buzzing, or hissing sound may occur in one or both ears, and some TBI patients also report

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The real differences between audiology and over-the-counter solutions In July, President Biden signed an executive order allowing hearing aids to be sold over the counter. This measure is aimed at lowering the cost of hearing care, and at a glance, it seems like a great way to ensure that everyone who needs hearing care is covered. But can OTC products

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Hearing Loss Affects More Than Your Ears Did you know there’s a high prevalence of hearing loss in the Hispanic and Latino population in the U.S.? Untreated hearing loss is linked to decreased cognitive function in this same population, so breaking down barriers to seeking treatment is crucial. And a good place to start is inspiring stories. To mark National

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Part of hearing wellness is preserving the hearing power you already have. So if you have hearing loss, read on for 6 tips to keep it from worsening. These empowering steps can help you and your loved ones, too! Looking Out for Your Hearing Health Is Even Easier Than You Think If you have hearing loss, you’re not alone. With

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It’s National Golf Month! Whether you’re a duffer or a dynamo, when you’re out on the links this month, your round will depend on good hearing. Why Would a Hearing Care Provider Be Writing About Golf? If you play golf, you already know one swing of the club is a complex matter. A half-inch difference in heel placement could mean

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When your hairdryer’s burned out or your tablet’s cracked from one end to the other, it’s pretty obvious a repair or replacement is in order. But how do you know if your hearing aids need an update? Here are 5 signs to keep in mind. Q: How often should I update my hearing devices? A: That’s a good question we’ve

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