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Six Perfect Gifts for Those with Hearing Loss

Finding the perfect gift for our loved ones is a goal most of us share throughout the holidays — it’s our chance to show friends and family how much we care. We want our gifts to be meaningful and useful, not something that could end up…

The Power of Sound

Although certain sounds can hold different meanings for everyone, there are a few that are universal in the way they make us feel. Sometimes, all it takes to soothe ourselves from the stress of life is to listen to nature. Some sounds even…

The Buzz About Earworms

Have you ever had a song stuck in your head that absolutely will not subside? Maybe you woke up with it, or perhaps all it took was 3 minutes of Lady Gaga singing Bad Romance on the radio. Or perhaps you have certain hearing conditions that…

Dangers of DIY Ear Cleaning

Cotton swabs. Cotton buds. Ear candles. Three seemingly harmless devices millions of people use around the world to clean their ears — and most swear by them when it comes to removing ear wax, water or other debris. But these tools aren’t…