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Hearing Aid Battery Care by Dr. Chandace Jeep   Hearing aid batteries are not all created equal. At Animas Valley Audiology, we prefer to use Rayovac Proline, which are generally not available in stores commercially. We, as well as our patients, find that they last the longest, and do not taper in strength toward the end of the battery life.

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As an Audiology Office, we are naturally asked questions about hearing protection and how important it actually is. The short answer: VERY IMPORTANT! The long answer goes something like this: Have you ever been to a loud concert or sporting event and afterwards, you feel a little “deaf”? This is because your cilia were bent from the loud sounds, resulting

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  Animas Valley Audiology-Article 1-Hearing Loss by ckemp9

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Why An Audiologist? By Dr. Chandace Jeep, Au.D.   Choosing your hearing healthcare provider is a critical component to proper diagnosis and management of hearing loss. Sometimes it can be confusing when deciding who to trust with your first appointment to have you or your loved one's hearing tested. We believe that knowledge is power and with so many hearing

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Hearing loss can be a result of the natural aging process, exposure to loud sounds cumulatively over our lifetime, disease, or genetics. For some people, hearing loss is an obvious problem that might be difficult to address, while others might not even realize that they are struggling with their hearing. Early signs may be subtle – your friend or partner

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A local Audiologist's positive perspective on wearing hearing aids By Chandace Jeep   Hearing loss can be a result of the natural aging process, exposure to loud sounds cumulatively over our lifetime, disease, or genetics and can be challenging to accept it's the healthy choices made following a diagnosis that are critical in overcoming a very common condition. Instead of

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