Common questions about hearing loss

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.

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