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Facebook Becomes More Accessible for Hard of Hearing Users

Ask people how they keep in touch with their friends and loved ones, or how they get the bulk of their news, and usually the answer is Facebook. With an ever-expanding reach on both national and international level, Facebook has been integral in the past decade in how we communicate with one another. It makes sense, then, that Facebook has …

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Protect Yourself from Noise Pollution in Your Neighborhood

Because we’re born with the only auditory system we get in a lifetime, it’s up to us to protect our ears. In rare cases, hearing loss is a result of a sudden, traumatic event. More often, hearing loss occurs quite naturally along with the normal aging process. While there are a few exceptions to the rule, most hearing loss occurs …

Self-Care Tips for People with Hearing Loss

Self-Care Tips for People with Hearing Loss

Self-care. You may have heard this term being thrown around on the media, and you may relegate it to a “Millennial” concept. But in these fast times, what’s wrong with taking time to make sure you are taking care of yourself? According to Gracy Obuchowicz, a mentor and coach in Washington DC, self-care “assumes that we’re OK as we are …

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Is Hearing Loss Self- Diagnosable?

We live in an incredible era for technology, one where we can get near-instant access to information on almost any topic imaginable. The internet can teach us how to perform an oil change, edit a video or cook a soufflé and we can use technology to delve deep into a specific historical event or an unusual mathematics principal. Digital resources …

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This Father’s Day, Give your Dad the Gift of Hearing

Whether he taught us our first chord on the guitar, how to ride a bike, or the importance of investing in our 401Ks, chances are our fathers played a valuable role in shaping who we are today. Each June, we wrack our brains trying to find a unique, thoughtful and useful gift worthy of the wonderful fathers, step-fathers and grandfathers …

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Smartphone Apps to Assist with Hearing

Made for iPhone Hearing Aids Here at Greentree Audiology, we offer the most advanced hearing aids available on the market. As technology continues to evolve across many different devices, hearing aids have kept up with new innovations. Made for iPhone hearing aids are designed specifically to connect your smartphone directly to your aids, providing you wireless streaming directly to your …

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May is Better Speech & Hearing Month

As April showers bring May flowers, it so happens that the awareness of your speech and hearing health is also upon us. As we enter into this month of better speech and hearing, we at Greentree Audiology want to inform you of ways you can stay up on your understanding and recognition of how to incorporate the significance of this …

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Safety Tips for People with Hearing Loss

If you’ve been treating your hearing loss with the use of hearing aids, then you are fully aware of the benefits they bring to our life. Hearing aids connect us to the sounds we’ve been missing and make sure that we are alert to our surroundings. One major benefit of treating hearing loss with hearing aids is a heightened level …

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Intervention Could Help Older Americans Adjust to Hearing Aids

If you’ve been wearing your hearing aids for a while, think back to a time when you first got them. If you’re new to hearing aids and are just getting used to them, read on! When you first put in your hearing aids – what did the world around you sound like? At first, you may have thought that everything …