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How to Convince Someone to Wear a Hearing Aid

Tips to persuade reluctant family members or friends

   

Hearing Conditions

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Vision and Hearing Loss May Double Alzheimer's Risk

Studies show mild sensory loss also strongly linked to dementia risk

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How Loud Is Too Loud for Healthy Hearing?

What to know about noise levels and how to protect your ears

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Untreated Hearing Loss May Raise Other Health Risks   

New report finds an association with higher rates of dementia, depression and hospitalization

Hearing Aids and Help

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Six Reasons Why I Finally Got Hearing Aids

A former skeptic with tinnitus explains why he's now become a fan

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New Hearing Aid Lets Users Program It Themselves

FDA approval of Bose self-fitting device expands options for people with hearing loss

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Hearing Aids Can Mean Fewer Hospital Visits

A study finds new benefits for people with hearing loss who use the devices

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Listen Up! New Apple iOS Feature Is Music to Your Ears

It turns your AirPods into a kind of hearing aid to better hear voices

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How to Deal With Noisy Restaurants and Hearing Loss

New technology can help if you’re fed up with high-decibel dining

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What to Know About Meniere’s Disease

The inner-ear disorder that causes hearing loss has no cure, but is treatable

Hearing Loss Prevention

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Are You Losing Your Hearing? It's Time to Get It Checked

Where to get tested and how to find the best treatment options

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How to Hear Better in Different Environments

Maximize your situations at home, at work and in public spaces

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4 Steps to Protect Your Hearing Now

Lower the volume to take care of the hearing you have, no matter your age

Your Hearing Life

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List of Rockers With Hearing Loss Grows 

Musicians are more likely than other professions to experience auditory decline

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When You Think Your Loved One Needs a Hearing Test

5 ways to raise hearing issues and concerns with a friend or family member

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Hearing Loss is America’s Silent Epidemic

The impact is being felt as many older adults are reluctant to get their hearing checked

Helpful Resources

Videos

There's Something I Want You to Hear

A chat over the phone. Answers to questions. An important conversation. These are things that should never be missed. Up to 40 percent of people age 50+ have some hearing loss, and much of the time it's left untreated. If you or someone you love has hearing loss, don't ignore it — check it out

Quick Tips to Care for Your Hearing Aid

A hearing aid can improve your social life, allow you to hear those you love and even make a difference at work. Watch and learn about easy things you can do to keep your hearing aid working well


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