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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

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

Lose weight, stay active, protect your hearing

Posted by Amplifon Hearing Health Care on Nov 21, 2017 9:40:00 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, obesity, women and hearing loss, lose weight

Diabetes: it's time to consider the hearing connection

Posted by Amplifon Hearing Health Care on Nov 1, 2017 8:03:00 AM

We're starting a new series on comorbidities. Comorbidity means two or more chronic health conditions in the same person that happen at the same time or one right after another. Comorbidities can interact with each other and affect the course and prognosis of each disorder. November is National/American Diabetes Month, so we're kicking off our comorbidity series by exploring the link between hearing loss and diabetes.

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Topics: hearing loss, American Diabetes, Diabetes, Comorbidities, comorbidity series, American Diabetes Month, National Diabetes Month

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