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When do Decibels Become Dangerous?

When do Decibels Become Dangerous?

How Hearing Loss Happens Sound is a beautiful thing. Too much sound is dangerous. Though you may not notice it right away, it doesn’t take much to cause permanent damage to your hearing.  According to dangerousdecibles.org, sounds at or above 85 decibels can permanently hurt your hearing.

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Everything You Need to Know About Real Ear Measures

Everything You Need to Know About Real Ear Measures

What are REM? Today’s hearing aid technology has more capabilities than ever. Hearing devices are wonderfully flexible. We can even tune most of them to fit the needs of a specific individual. However, when these devices come from the manufacturer, they are set to default “test settings.”

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3 Tips for Maintaining Hearing Health

3 Tips for Maintaining Hearing Health

Stop Hearing Loss Before it Starts We all know we’re likely to experience gradual hearing loss as we age. To a certain degree, minor hearing loss is a natural part of the aging process. We use our ears every day, 24/7, so a little wear-and-tear over time

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Hearing Safety

Hearing Safety

June is National Safety Month.  One often-overlooked component of personal safety is the care we can give to our hearing.  The work life and lifestyle choices of your patients will have an impact on hearing health.  The good news is that you are likely already aware of

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Helping Equip Patients to Notice Signs of Hearing Loss

Helping Equip Patients to Notice Signs of Hearing Loss

Helping Equip Patients to Notice Signs of Hearing Loss You want to provide the best care possible for your patients. As much as possible, you try to give them preventative care to help alleviate their chance for injury or pain. When it comes to hearing loss, it

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