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Coming To Terms With Your Hearing Loss

Dealing with hearing loss isn’t as straightforward as most people imagine. To begin with, you must accept that your hearing what it should be, which is difficult because it can be quickly passed off as “one of those things.” The reality is different. Losing pitch and frequency in your ears can lead to lifestyle issues […]

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The Link Between Hypertension & Hearing Loss

Hearing loss has often been linked to a range of different negative health effects. We often relate it to social withdrawal, depression, isolation and a general drop in your quality of life. However, studies have also pointed at a link between cardiovascular disease and hearing loss. But what are the signs of this, and should […]

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Age-related Hearing Loss Is Often Untreated

Age-related hearing loss affects a large number of adults. It occurs when the hair cells in the inner ear naturally break down due to the aging process. Sound can still reach the inner ear, but the lack of hair cells means that signal has a hard time reaching the brain. This is also known as […]

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How to Support Hearing-Impaired Loved Ones?

Hearing loss is not just something that impacts on the life of the person experiencing it, but on everyone who surrounds them in life too. This is an important thing to bear in mind, as it is important to ensure that the individual’s social and family life is still kept intact and that those around […]