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Is Hydrogen Peroxide Safe to Put In Your Ears?

A buildup of earwax, while common, can become incredibly uncomfortable and can even impact your ability to hear. In your search to find relief for discomfort from full ears, you’ll likely come across a variety of recommendations, including hydrogen peroxide.

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Talking Sounds

Hearing and comprehension are vital parts of effective communication. If we are unable to hear the nuances of sounds, then we aren’t able to capture the deeper meaning behind conversations. Being able to understand what someone is saying, not only the words they say but their tone as well, are crucial for successful communication.

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Hearing Protection

Did you know recreational activities have some of the largest impact on our hearing? Whether you enjoy listening to live music with friends, working outside on your lawn with power tools, hunting, or going to the shooting range, all of these activities can have a harmful impact on your hearing ability. Noise-induced hearing loss is …

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Better Hearing & Speech Month

Your hearing is an integral part of your health and allows you to live a life full of wonderful sounds. Because hearing health is so important, every May the American Speech-Language Hearing Association raises awareness about hearing and communication by celebrating Better Hearing and Speech Month (BHSM).   What’s the Theme for 2022? The theme …

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Hearing and Cardiovascular Health

According to the Center for Disease Control (CDC), heart disease is the leading cause of death in men and women, killing nearly 610,000 Americans every year.   Learn more about the connection between hearing loss and heart disease, and why it’s so important to take care of your overall health.   Heart Disease Heart disease …

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Hearing Health

If you have hearing loss, then you know how difficult it can be to join the conversation and to hear what is being said around you. Hearing loss can make it hard to communicate with your family, friends, and coworkers. And when left untreated, hearing loss can even leave you feeling tired after social interactions, …

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Hearing and the Holidays

Now that the holiday season is here, you want to be sure you are hearing your best when spending time with family and friends. Holiday parties, social gatherings, and family get-togethers can be frustrating and uncomfortable if you struggle to catch the conversation because of hearing loss.   Discover some useful tips on how you …

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Discover How to Manage Tinnitus

Tinnitus, commonly known as “ringing in the ears,” affects around 50 million Americans to some degree. Tinnitus is a sensation of sound that presents itself as a ringing, buzzing, humming, hissing, roaring, or whooshing sound. For some people, they may experience the symptoms of tinnitus occasionally while others experience it all the time.   What …

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