Common questions

Having concerns is natural, whether you suspect you have a hearing loss, have just been diagnosed with a hearing loss, or are considering a new hearing technology. Whatever stage of the journey you are at, it’s important to ask all the questions you need to feel comfortable with taking the next step. Below are some frequently asked questions for hearing loss, hearing protection and hearing technology.

1. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Noise and Hearing Loss Prevention, http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/topics/noise/stats.html

2. Balkany T, Hodges A, Menapace C, Hazard L, Driscoll C, Gantz B, et al. Nucleus Freedom North American clinical trial. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2007;36(5):757-762.

3. Cochlear Americas Recipient Survey, June 2008.

The information on this website is for educational purposes only and is not intended to diagnose, prescribe treatment, or replace medical advice. Please consult a hearing healthcare professional to diagnose or treat a hearing or health problem.

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