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What do Eric Clapton, Pete Townshend of The Who, and Ludwig van Beethoven have in common? Not only are they all world-class musicians, they have all experienced profound hearing loss. While with Beethoven, the cause was unknown, most likely due to an illness. But with Clapton and Townshend, the exposure to loud music is the primary cause. If you work

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Tinnitus is known to affect approximately 50 million Americans . Out of that number, roughly 20 million have chronic tinnitus, while two million have tinnitus that can be extremely debilitating. As a condition, there are numerous underlying causes and various symptoms, but there are also many treatment options. What is tinnitus? Tinnitus is a problem where a sound is heard

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If you suspect you may be experiencing a problem with your auditory health, whether a loss of hearing or tinnitus , you want to find the right professional to diagnose and treat your condition. An audiologist is a hearing health professional that extensively studies ear anatomy and all conditions associated with it. This also means they are the most knowledgeable

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Your audiologist is licensed to diagnose and treat all kinds of hearing and balance issues. If you have any ear health concerns, they should be your first port of contact. This includes any issues you might have with earwax blockages, also known as impactions. Here, we’re going to look at signs you might need to see your audiologist for an

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Everybody should appreciate the importance of a good audiologist , not least because healthy hearing plays such an important part in our daily lives. However, it’s not likely that you’ll book appointments on a very frequent basis. So, who exactly should see an audiologist? Let’s take a look at five of the biggest candidates. Anyone that’s noticed hearing health problems

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