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Tinnitus is a condition that can be very hard to live with. Some people find it almost impossible, but it is not always obvious that this is what you have. You need to know what signs that you should be looking out for to know if you have tinnitus or not. Ringing in your ears The first common symptom is

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You might have noticed an issue with your hearing. This could either be a deterioration in your ability to hear or it might even be hearing noises that aren’t actually there. Both could be signs of serious issues, and if you speak to a hearing care provider, they might advise you get a hearing test . Here’s when you should

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These days most of us lead pretty busy lives. That means some things get pushed to the back of the line. But when it comes to your health, it’s never a good idea to put things off. That’s especially true when it comes to getting your hearing checked . Now you may be thinking that this is one exam you

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Tinnitus can be a very debilitating hearing issue. Tinnitus is defined as a constant buzzing, ringing or whooshing noise. This constant noise present can create many issues, including depression, anger, isolation and headaches. What can be done to help those suffering from tinnitus? How can they reinvent themselves back into society without letting tinnitus take over their lives? Hearing aids

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Autumn is hay fever season. There’s also pollen, grass, pet dander and dust contributing to allergies . The most common symptoms are itchy and watery eyes and a stuffy nose. Can allergies affect your ears? Yes, in several ways. Why do you have an allergic reaction? When a foreign substance, such as pollen. causes hypersensitivity, your immune system responds by

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