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The Role of Ears in the Balance System 

In Hearing Health by audseo

We don’t often think about how we maintain our balance. Being able to stand upright and move through space without falling seems to occur naturally and automatically. But the balance system actually involves a complex process that takes place in the ears. This involves detecting position, providing feedback, and adjusting constantly. This process can be disrupted by different factors which …

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Prioritize Better Hearing in the New Year!

In Hearing Health by audseo

The new year is a great reminder to prioritize better hearing. With hearing loss being one of the most common medical conditions people experience today, practicing about protecting your hearing health is important. You can start this New Year by scheduling an appointment for a hearing test.  Recognizing Signs of Hearing Loss Hearing loss typically occurs gradually so people may …

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Understanding the Degrees of Hearing Loss

In Hearing Health, Hearing Loss by audseo

Hearing loss is a complex and diverse condition. It has many causes and can present itself if various ways. Regardless of the root cause or type of hearing loss, it can be categorized by the degree of loss. What are the Degrees of Hearing Loss? As mentioned, hearing loss presents itself in many ways. It can be one sided, only …

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Why You Should Schedule a Hearing Test for World Alzheimer’s Month

In Dementia & Alzheimer's, Hearing Health by audseo

Alzheimer’s disease is a neurodegenerative disease which effects over 6 million people in the US. In the next 30 years this number is projected to rise to around 13 million. While no one know exactly what causes some people to develop Alzheimer’s and others not there are several theories as to the cause. This September is World Alzheimer’s Month, an annual …

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A Link Between Gout & Hearing Loss

In Hearing Health, Hearing Loss, Research by audseo

It’s common for your joints to hurt as we age. In fact, 24% of all adults in the United States, 58.5 million people, have arthritis. Arthritis causes your joints to feel chronically soar, however if you’ve ever experienced your joints feeling hot and very tender, to the point of being unable to bear anything touching it, it could be a …

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Headphones & Hearing Aids

In Hearing Health, Hearing Loss, Hearing Loss Causes, Hearing Loss Prevention by audseo

Hearing aids are truly amazing inventions which not only help millions of people hear better but have led the way in the advancement of digital miniaturization technology. When using hearing aids enjoy features such as enhanced sound, directional microphones to help you hear better in noise and background suppression. However, it can be challenging to navigate interactions with other technology …

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Meditation Could Help Alleviate Tinnitus

In Hearing Health, Tinnitus, Tips and Tricks by audseo

Do you find yourself staying up at night or distracted during the day due to a persistent buzz that just won’t quit?! This is tinnitus, a phantom sound in your ears with no external source. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimates that “nearly 15% of the general public — over 50 million Americans — experience some form of …