How Do I Know If My Child Has Hearing Loss?

How do I know if my child has hearing loss?

If you’re the parent of a young child (or even a not-so-young child), you’d be familiar with the constant worry and anxiety that comes with being responsible for the survival of a little human being who likes to run on the road and lick power outlets. To add to the

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Do You Need a Hearing Test?

Do I need a hearing test

  Shearing vest? Cheer request? Earring press? Hmm, well let’s look into this a little further. Close to 15% of adults in the US report some difficulty with hearing and about 2% of adults between the ages of 45 and 54 have disabling hearing loss impacting their daily lives. According

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Do Online Hearing Tests Really Work?

Take an Online Hearing Test in Less than 5 Minutes

  Nowadays you can get almost anything online. From ordering groceries to finding your future wife, the internet has almost anything and everything you can think of. Although online healthcare, also known as telehealth, existed before the coronavirus pandemic, the value of such services has arguably increased significantly as people

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3D Medical Printing Can Help Correct Hearing Loss

3D Printing of Middle Ear Bones Can Help Correct Conductive Hearing Loss

3D printing, also known as additive manufacturing, was first invented in the 1980s. Since then, applications for 3D printing have exploded. We have 3D printed toys, jet engine components, space rocket parts – and, now 3D medical printing responsible for the reproduction of middle ear bones. In 2017, researchers from

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How Hearing Tests Work

How hearing tests work

You’ve realized that all those rock concerts in your younger days may have finally caught up with you after you’re once again scolded for having the TV volume up too high. It might be time for a hearing test with your Philadelphia audiologist. Hearing loss can have real effects on

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Everything You Need to Know About Hearing Aid Batteries

Everything You Need to Know About Hearing Aid Batteries

While we’re waiting for automatic movement hearing aids to be invented (or alternatively, for ear transplants to become available), let’s talk about hearing aid batteries. Types of Hearing Aid Batteries From the old-fashioned mercury zinc button batteries, modern hearing aid batteries now typically fall into one of two categories –

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