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Tinnitus is commonly described as a ringing, buzzing, whooshing or hissing sensation in your ears, but the sound isn’t caused by an external noise. More than 50 million Americans experience tinnitus for a number of different reasons.
Many people are aware they’re suffering from hearing loss, but find it difficult to get help. Those who have been diagnosed with hearing loss wait, on average, seven years before seeking treatment.
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Hearing loss is described by varying degrees, not percentages. Hearing loss may be mild, moderate, moderately-severe, severe or profound and vary across pitches. It is determined by a simple hearing test as the amount of volume loss you experience compared to an average of many other adult listeners with normal auditory systems.
Prolonged noise exposure is dangerous in any setting. Hearing protection is available for different lifestyles, hobbies and professions. Whether generic or custom made, they can be used with other hearing accessories.
Hearing aid styles gives wearers a choice when it comes to visibility and features. There are pros and cons to each, and it remains an important talking point before the fitting. Available styles vary based on the model, hearing loss type and device manufacturer.