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3 Ways Tinnitus Impacts Quality of Life

If you have had the sensation of hearing a ringing in your ear but can’t seem to find a ringing phone, you are likely experiencing a characteristic of tinnitus. Tinnitus can be characterized as hearing a sound with no external source. For some, this sound can be a ringing, whistling, hissing or humming. The person […]

Does CPAP Equipment Really Help with Sleep Apnea?

Does CPAP Equipment Really Help with Sleep Apnea?

Continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) is one of the major treatment methods for patients diagnosed with sleep apnea. A CPAP machine sends in humidified air through your nasal cavity, creating air pressure to keep your throat open while sleeping. Many people with sleep apnea who use CPAP have reported better sleep patterns and improved quality […]

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How Often Should You Replace Your Hearing Aids?

One of the most common questions asked during a first appointment at the audiologist is, how often should you replace your hearing aids? Though there isn’t really a straightforward answer to this question, audiologists generally recommend hearing aid replacement between every three and five years. There are various reasons that determine whether you should go […]