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How to Keep Your Ears Healthy in Hot Weather

In Hearing Health, Hearing Loss, Tips & Tricks by Nikki DeGeorge Weaver, Au.D.

As the summer heat intensifies, it’s important to take care of our bodies, including our ears.  They can be susceptible to various issues during hot weather. From swimmer’s ear to allergies, we need to be mindful of maintaining optimal ear health in hot weather. Protect Your Ears from Excessive Moisture Increased humidity and more water-related activities can put your ears at risk of developing swimmer’s …

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Tips for Driving with Hearing Aids

In Hearing Aids, Tips & Tricks by Nikki DeGeorge Weaver, Au.D.

Do you have hearing loss? You may not even realize it, which can become a real hazard not only for us but everyone else on the road. Hearing loss becomes increasingly more common as we age. One in three people over the age of 65 will have hearing loss and by the time we reach 75, hearing loss will affect around half of us. If …

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Common Hearing Aid Problems & How to Fix Them

In Hearing Aid Technology, Hearing Aids, Tips & Tricks by Nikki DeGeorge Weaver, Au.D.

If you are a current user of hearing aids, you might be familiar with some of the issues that can arise. Just as you might find minor issues with your aids, you might also discover the solution to get them back in order. When we are closely connected with any technology, it might just take a little time and attention to figure out what has …

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Great Things to Hear This Holiday Season in Coweta County

In Community, Events, News, Tips & Tricks by Nikki DeGeorge Weaver, Au.D.

We love the hustle and bustle of the holidays. There’s holiday baking, holiday giving – such wonderful sights and sounds. At Coweta Hearing & Balance Clinic, we are committed to helping you stay connected to the sounds of the holidays – and the sounds that enrich your life. Take advantage of all the holidays have to offer! Here are some of our favorite seasonal offerings …

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Tips for Traveling with Hearing Loss

In Hearing Health, Hearing Loss, Tips & Tricks, Travel by Nikki DeGeorge Weaver, Au.D.

Traveling is supposed to be fun, but it can be stressful if a hearing loss is in the picture. Navigating daily life on familiar turf can be a trip in and of itself. What’s worse, hearing aids mixed with travel can make an uncomfortable sauce. All those good daily habits you’ve worked so hard to establish go right out the window. Changing up your daily …

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Tips for Adjusting to New Hearing Aids

In Hearing Aids, Hearing Health, Tips & Tricks by Nikki DeGeorge Weaver, Au.D.

When people first get hearing aids, they are often surprised and uncomfortable with their new devices. This is because hearing aids are a big adjustment, and they take a little time to adapt to. Hearing loss changes many things about the way we hear, and so hearing aids can’t magically restore your hearing to its original state. They can, however, make it much easier to …