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A Hearing Test Is Easy

A Hearing Test Is Easy

By | Hearing Loss, Hearing Testing

A Hearing Test Is Easy and Fast Have you ever wondered how a hearing test works? It?s simple and easy, and we want to show you exactly what it looks like! The Video Otoscopy: Your Audiologist or Hearing Instrument Specialist will take a look in your ear to make sure the ear canal and eardrum look healthy. Meanwhile, you?ll see what they?re seeing in your ear on the screen. Also, if you have a wax buildup they will advise you on cerumen management or the professional may discuss options to remove the excessive build-up. The Hearing Test: After that, the…

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Celebrate with a Hearing Test!

March 3 is World Hearing Day – Celebrate with a Hearing Test!

By | Health, Hearing Health, Hearing Loss, Hearing Testing, News

At Hearing Group, we are marking our calendars on March 3rd in observation of World Hearing Day. World Hearing Day is a collective effort to raise education, awareness, and access to hearing healthcare.? World Health Organization was the first to organize the day of awareness. This year, World Hearing Day is focusing on an important step in maintaining your hearing – getting a? hearing test. Hearing exams are simple and non-intrusive but many people procrastinate about scheduling their next checkup. On average, people wait seven years between when they first notice a hearing issue and when they get it examined….

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Add an Annual Hearing Test To Your New Year's Resolutions!

Add an Annual Hearing Test To Your New Year’s Resolutions!

By | Hearing Health, Hearing Testing

How important is an annual hearing test? ?It’s hugely important. ?Let us help you see why. A recent article looked at the most common new year?s resolutions, based on a survey of 2000 people. The results were not surprising. 71% wanted to diet or eat healthier, and 65% wanted to exercise more. It?s easy to make resolutions like these, but not always the easiest to keep them. But what if your likelihood of success could be improved by using hearing aids? If you have untreated hearing loss, this might not be such an outlandish assumption. Taking the simple step of…

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Why People Avoid Treating Hearing Loss -- and Why You Should Schedule a Hearing Test!

Why People Avoid Treating Hearing Loss — and Why You Should Schedule a Hearing Test!

By | Health, Hearing Health, Hearing Testing

Why People Avoid Treating Hearing Loss and Why You Should Schedule a Hearing Test! Do you think you have hearing loss? Is a loved one telling you that you don?t seem to hear as well as you used to? If so, you probably already KNOW you have hearing issues. Contact a Hearing Group office and have a FREE hearing test. No one likes bad news but think of it as simply ?news?. There?s a staff of caring professionals ready to make your ?bad news? into a better lifestyle. You aren?t alone In the United States, hearing loss is the third…

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What to Expect at a Hearing Test

What to Expect at a Hearing Test

By | Hearing Health, Hearing Testing

Though it is nothing to worry about, it would be nice to know what to expect at a hearing test. It might lower some unease or fear of walking in unprepared. Knowing what to expect will help you approach the test with an open mind and optimism about solutions. Consultation The first step will be a consultation with your hearing specialist at Hearing Group about your hearing history and any noise-related events that have come up in the recent past that might have affected your hearing. After discussing your family history, as well, you will schedule or begin your hearing…

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Encouraging a Loved One to Test Their Hearing

Encouraging a Loved One to Test Their Hearing

By | Friends & Family, Hearing Health, Hearing Testing

Encouraging a Loved One to Test Their Hearing. We all know how frightening it can be to encounter a physical limitation. No one should go through this process alone. Talking to your loved ones about hearing loss is a sensitive matter, but you might be bringing your family member or friend a great relief simply by talking about the possibility of hearing loss and making a plan to find treatment. Frustration Building Up? Don?t let the frustration build for too long. You may have noticed that your family member or friend hasn?t been able to participate in social events or…

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