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Talking Sounds

Make an Appointment Learn More What Are Talking Sounds? Hearing and comprehension are vital parts of effective communication. If we are unable to hear the nuances of sounds, then we aren’t able to capture the deeper meaning behind conversations. Being able to understand what someone is saying, not only the words they say but their …

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Hearing Protection

Why Hearing Protection Matters Did you know recreational activities have some of the largest impact on our hearing? Whether you enjoy listening to live music with friends, working outside on your lawn with power tools, hunting, or going to the shooting range, all of these activities can have a harmful impact on your hearing ability. …

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Better Hearing & Speech Month

Did You Know May is Better Hearing and Speech Month? Every May, the American Speech-Language Hearing Association raises awareness about hearing and communication by celebrating Better Hearing and Speech Month (BHSM). The theme for 2022 is, “Connecting People.” Hearing and communication are vital ways we experience the world and connect with the people we love. For many, …

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Hearing Aid Maintenance

With spring quickly approaching you may be thinking of cleaning your home or reorganizing the spaces you spend the most time in. While you are busy spring cleaning be sure to add your hearing aids to your list! Your hearing aids play an important part in your everyday life. It’s important to maintain your hearing …

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Hearing and the Holidays

Improve Your Hearing for the Holidays Now that the holiday season is here, you want to be sure you are hearing your best when spending time with family and friends. Holiday parties, social gatherings, and family get-togethers can be frustrating and uncomfortable if you struggle to catch the conversation because of hearing loss. Discover some …

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Discover How to Manage Tinnitus

Tinnitus, commonly known as “ringing in the ears,” affects around 50 million Americans to some degree. Tinnitus is a sensation of sound that presents itself as a ringing, buzzing, humming, hissing, roaring, or whooshing sound. For some people, they may experience the symptoms of tinnitus occasionally while others experience it all the time. What Causes …

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Hearing Aid Goals

Hearing Goals You Should Try Congratulations on your new hearing aids! Now that you have hearing aids you will be able to hear sounds you haven’t heard in a while, such as the hum of the refrigerator or the birds chirping outside. The goal of hearing aid amplification is to improve your access to sound. …

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