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Use your ears to boost creativity

Posted by Amplifon Hearing Health Care on Jan 29, 2018 1:36:00 PM

It’s a well-documented fact: Exposure to excessive noise is a leading cause of hearing loss. It can also interfere with our ability to concentrate. However, according to a study conducted at the University of Illinois, a moderate level of ambient noise (around 70 decibels) can boost creative performance. This might help explain why you see so many people hunched over their computers at coffee shops — where the noise level is typically about 70 decibels.

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Topics: hearing, Fun Facts, Creativity, Coffee Shops

6 quick tips for easy communication

Posted by Amplifon Hearing Health Care on Jan 22, 2018 9:10:00 AM

Not hearing like you used to? No problem. We've got some tricks to get around it.

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Topics: communication, hearing loss, Nonverbal Communication, Visual Communication, Hearing Education

4 surprising ways your mouth can help your ears and your health

Posted by Amplifon Hearing Health Care on Jan 17, 2018 9:22:00 AM

Did you know there's a connection between the health of your teeth, gums and your hearing? Say what? You heard it right. A healthy mouth is not only good for your teeth, but it can also be good for your hearing.

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Topics: Hearing Loss & Dental

What do you do when the hearing loss is in someone else's ears?

Posted by Amplifon Hearing Health Care on Jan 8, 2018 11:56:00 AM

Do you have a family member or close friend who obviously needs hearing help?  This can be exhausting and extremely frustrating, perhaps even causing feelings of anger toward the individual with hearing loss.  You may even find yourself lashing out exasperated and asking, "why won't you do something about it?!"

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Topics: hearing loss, Family member

3 reasons to resolve to check your hearing in 2018

Posted by Amplifon Hearing Health Care on Dec 28, 2017 12:30:00 PM

What's on your resolution list for the New Year? Lose a few pounds, exercise more or try a new hobby? What about getting your hearing checked?

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Topics: hearing aids, hearing loss, hearing test, hearing exam, why you should address hearing loss

Hearing loss and the holidays: 5 workarounds

Posted by Amplifon Hearing Health Care on Dec 21, 2017 1:41:00 PM

It's a wonderful time of year. The holiday season is meant to be a time of celebration, connection and joy. But if you're managing hearing loss, the holidays can be a challenge. The inability to hear conversations, especially at noisy gatherings, may make you want to avoid social situations.

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Topics: hearing loss, holidays, Nonverbal Communication, Visual Communication

Hearing and Depression?

Posted by Amplifon Hearing Health Care on Dec 15, 2017 9:56:00 AM

EXPERIENCING DEPRESSION?

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Topics: hearing loss, Comorbidities, depression

Hearing & the Holidays

Posted by Amplifon Hearing Health Care on Dec 12, 2017 2:28:00 PM

From social isolation to tidings of joy

Do the approaching holidays fill you with feelings of joy…or dread? For individuals who can’t hear well, it’s often the latter. Some people even “drop out” of the holidays because they have so much trouble hearing conversation, especially in large, noisy gatherings.

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Topics: hearing loss, Hearing Education, Holidays and Hearing, family & friends

How does a hearing test work?

Posted by Amplifon Hearing Health Care on Dec 8, 2017 11:01:29 AM

Has someone said this to you? Or have you said it to someone else? Often a family member or friend is the one who encourages someone to get his or her hearing checked.

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Topics: hearing aids, hearing loss, hearing test, hearing evaluation, hearing healthcare professional, hearing healthcare provider

Lose weight, stay active, protect your hearing

Posted by Amplifon Hearing Health Care on Nov 30, 2017 10:41:00 AM

By maintaining a healthy weight and staying physically active, you may be protecting your hearing. It turns out that being obese, especially if you carry those extra pounds around your waist, may be a risk factor for hearing loss.

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Topics: hearing loss, Comorbidities, comorbidity series, obesity, women and hearing loss

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