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Signs You Might Need A Hearing Aid

If, by any chance, you all of a sudden, cannot hear a single thing, it goes without saying that you have a hearing problem. But this was not a time to press the panic button. It was only a temporary setback. And the next day you were hearing just fine. It could have been anything, a really bad flu (not just the nasal passages, but the ears too) and you were really blocked up. Or it could have been the wax.

It tends to happen to you a lot if you’re working in a factory and there’s whole lot of dust about. But the next time this happens; don’t go poking things in your ears, not even earbuds. Audiologists and ENT specialists have said it before, and they’ll say it again; this is dangerous. This kind of behavior could damage your eardrums, and then you’d really need a hearing aid after all. Hearing aids Charlotte consultations will be for people who really can’t hear at all, or not well at all, on a permanent basis.

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Every few years, after the hearing aid’s life has expired (it really does have a short lifespan, even if it is a high quality make/model), people like this have to go in and see the audiologist. The audiologist is then required to run a new batch of tests (the patient’s hearing could have altered or deteriorated) to determine the strength and makeup of the new hearing aid. But if you’ve been suffering from hearing loss for a number of days, weeks even, this loss could be potentially permanent.

You might be eligible for a hearing aid. The causes of this happening can come down to a number of reasons. And it’s left up to the specialist to determine these before recommending the audiologist to you.