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Hearing loss affects 15% of American Adults , a percentage that consists of almost 38 million people. Of these affected adults, about two percent of people aged 45 and over live with severe hearing loss, and potentially don’t even know it.  It's why hearing aids can benefit more than 28 million Americans, and why more and more people deserve to

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Living with somebody who can't hear very well can be very frustrating, not only for the other person but for you as well. They might need to have the volume of the television turned up high, which can be an issue for you when you're trying to concentrate on something, or when your neighbors continually complain to you about the

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Many people who are dealing with hearing loss are apprehensive about hearing aids. It’s common: the idea of having to wear hearing aids can be a knock to the confidence for some. However, hearing loss is a common issue that almost 50 million Americans are currently managing. It’s not something that is reserved for the elderly; hearing loss has no

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If you have identified that you are having issues with your hearing, you'll make an appointment with your audiologist. They will be able to assess your hearing and tell you whether there is an issue, and then they will prescribe you with the right hearing aids that will help your specific problem. It may surprise you to know that you

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When it comes to treating hearing loss, today there are more options than ever before to help you hear your best. In most cases, it is really your choice when it comes to features and personalization. Hearing aids can be customized by: Type and Style Settings Apps Accessories There are many different types and styles of hearing ads that not

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There’s an app for that! Today’s modern hearing aids are complemented with powerful smart phone apps that help us navigate changing listening environments, personalize settings on the fly and even request support. As smart phones have become an everyday device for most, changing your settings has never been more discreet. Here are some examples of hearing aid apps from ReSound:

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The spring season is a time of excitement as the air warms around us, grass becomes green again and tree leaves begin to bud. Who hasn’t come across an early blooming crocus, daffodil or tulip and stopped and stared in surprise. It is amazing that whether this is your first spring or eightieth, the excitement the spring season brings is

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There are many “hearing aids” on the market today to choose from, but true hearings aids stand out and make a real difference to your hearing health. Learn the signs of a true hearing aid. They don’t just make sound louder… true hearing aids are not just about turning the volume up. In fact, a device that focuses just on

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Despite the best care routine, sometimes hearing aids do need routine maintenance and repairs. Here are some steps for troubleshooting hearing aid problems: Check to make sure the hearing aids are turned on. While this sounds simple, it can be easily forgotten in the rush to get ready or out of the house each day Check the volume. Did the

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Have you ever been in a middle of a conversation and had to reach into a nearby drawer to pull your hearing aids out? With hearing loss, hearing aids are key to being able to regain your hearing and capture sound to communicate. But, hearing aids just like eye glasses need to be worn in order to do their job.

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