Hearing Loss Resources

The Hearing Place cares about giving you all the information needed to stay informed. That’s why we put together hearing loss resources in one place. You can find out more about hearing loss and its effects by following the links below.

Care and Maintenance of Your Hearing Aids

Hearing aids are certainly an investment but one that is well worth it to improve your quality of life. It is important to have your hearing care provider clean and check your devices regularly. At the office, the staff is trained to safely clean the more delicate...

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Test Your Hearing From the Comfort of Your Home

Request a Self Test Kit The Hearing Place is now serving patients in Fort Collins, Colorado with safe and accurate in-home comprehensive hearing evaluations through a Self Test Kit powered by hearX technology. Just like when you visit our office, you’ll receive a...

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Signs of Hearing Loss in a Loved One & How You Can Help

Hearing loss can have an emotional impact on the overall quality of life – not only on the one with the hearing loss but also on their friends and family.   Signs that your loved one may be experiencing hearing loss: Isolation Many social situations can be complex...

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What is Sudden Deafness or Sudden Hearing Loss?

When someone rapidly loses hearing when no injury or trauma has occurred, we refer to it as sudden deafness. A person experiencing sudden deafness, called Sudden Sensorineural Hearing Loss (SSHL), should seek medical attention immediately to receive proper and quick...

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Activities for People with Hearing Loss

In general, people who have hearing loss can and do have the same hobbies and enjoy the same activities as those who do not suffer from hearing loss. However, hearing loss can make some interests more difficult especially when these involve background noise. Parties...

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The Hearing Place CoVID-19 Protocol

As concerns about the coronavirus continue to grow, we want to keep you informed about the measures The Hearing Place is taking to safeguard our patients' and employees' health and safety, as well as manage business operations in the event of a local epidemic. Your...

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Hearing Aid Cleaning Tools

Hearing aids can be easily damaged by dirt particles and wax, so it is important to regularly clean your hearing aids. With the right tools, you can easily and properly clean your hearing aids to ensure they continue to work properly. Dry cloth Dry, soft cloths are...

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Five Common Causes of Hearing Loss

According to the National Center for Health Statistics, approximately 15% of American adults (37.5 million) aged 18 and over report some trouble hearing. The cause of hearing loss varies, but there are many common reasons why it occurs. By exploring some of these...

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Tinnitus – Symptoms, Causes & Management

Tinnitus is the perception of noise in the ears or head when no external noise is present.  It is often pronounced two ways and either can be correct:  Ti-NIGHT-us or TINN-a-tus.  Although it is often referred to simply as “ringing in the ears,” it can...

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Signs That You Should Get a Hearing Test

In the internet-driven world we live in, it is common for everything to be offered online. Is this always a good thing? If you clicked on this link, you are wondering about hearing testing and if it is ok to have completed online? The fact of the matter is, that...

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