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Dual Sensory Wellness, Sensibly Happy.

Dual Sensory Wellness, Sensibly Happy.

While we aspire to celebrate good times, with stressful things going on in our world, it is normal to experience highs and lows of mood. If someone in your circle of life occasionally feels this way, they are not alone. Sadly, research indicates “the prevalence of depression in patients ages 65 and older may be […]

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Can Hearing Loss Make You Sensitive to Loud Sounds?

Can Hearing Loss Make You Sensitive to Loud Sounds?

You know that it can be a challenge to get your partner’s attention if they have neglected hearing loss. Their name is the first thing you try saying. “Greg”, you say, but you used a standard, inside volume level, so you get nothing. You try saying Greg’s name a little louder and still nothing. So […]

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These Chemicals Could Increase Your Risk of Hearing Loss

These Chemicals Could Increase Your Risk of Hearing Loss

Most people recognize the common causes of hearing loss, but some chemicals can also lead to hearing loss which can be surprising. While there are numerous groups of people at risk, individuals in industries such as textiles, petroleum, automotive, plastics, and metal fabrication have greater exposure. Knowing what these hazardous chemicals are and what safeguards […]

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Music and Headphones: What’s a Healthy Volume?

Music and Headphones: What’s a Healthy Volume?

Music is a major part of Aiden’s life. While he’s out jogging, he’s listening to Pandora, while working it’s Spotify, and he has a playlist for all his activities: cardio, cooking, gaming, you name it. Everything in his life has a soundtrack and it’s playing on his headphones. But permanent hearing damage could be happening […]

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Is my Anxiety Contributing To my Tinnitus and Sleep Issues?

Is my Anxiety Contributing To my Tinnitus and Sleep Issues?

You first notice the sound when you’re lying in bed trying to sleep: a pulsing or perhaps a throbbing, possibly a whooshing, inside of your ear. The sound is rhythmic and tuned in to your heartbeat. And once you notice that sound, you can’t tune it out. You have a big day tomorrow and you […]

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Be Careful, Don’t Fall.

Be Careful, Don’t Fall.

Did you know poor hearing acuity may increase the risk of falls which potentially reduces mobility, ability to perform daily activities and life expectancy? Intuitively and from experience, we realize falling is a bad thing. From toddlers to elders, “be careful, don’t fall” is sound advice. At home, work and play, there are falling risks […]

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Possible Causes of Hearing Loss in One Ear

Possible Causes of Hearing Loss in One Ear

Because you’re so cool, you were in the front row for the entire rock concert last night. It’s not exactly hearing-healthy, but it’s fun, and the next morning, you wake up with both ears ringing. (That’s not so fun.) But what if you can only hear out of one ear when you wake up? Well, […]

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Every New Hearing Aid Owner Tends to Make These 9 Mistakes

Every New Hearing Aid Owner Tends to Make These 9 Mistakes

Congrats! Modern hearing aids are an impressive piece of technology, and you’ve just become the proud owner of a shiny new set. But new hearing aid users will wish someone had informed them about certain things, just like with any new technology. Let’s examine how a new hearing aid user can avoid the 9 most […]

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Is My Tinnitus Inherited?

Is My Tinnitus Inherited?

Are you experiencing ringing in your ears that’s driving you mad? Learn whether your tinnitus is inherited or what the cause might be. Tinnitus, what exactly is it? A ringing, buzzing, or droning in the ears with no external cause of the noise is a condition known as tinnitus. The term tinnitus translates to “ringing […]

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Feel Youthful Again With These 10 Hearing Tips

Feel Youthful Again With These 10 Hearing Tips

Feeling more youthful can be accomplished in numerous ways. However, one method of staying young that isn’t always talked about is to protect your hearing. Diet and exercise have been promoted for years as a proven way to extend your lifespan while improving your quality of life. These habits also help you control your weight […]

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