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New Hearing Aid? These Tips Will Help!

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Getting hearing aids for the first time can be both a relief and a frustration. Although being able to hear again is a relief, mastering the use of the devices can sometimes be frustrating. The following tips can help you become accustomed to the hearing aids quickly so you won’t have to deal with the frustration. Tip #1: Practice makes perfect It takes practice and experience to master the volume knob, as well as learning how to pitch your own voice appropriately.…

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How To Get Allergy Treatment If You Don't Like Needles

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It’s been estimated that about 20% of the population has a fear of needles. And there’s no denying that it causes some to avoid the doctor at all costs. If you suffer from allergies and need treatment, there’s a new alternative in town that goes by the name of SLIT (Sublingual Immunotherapy). Read on to learn how to get relief without being poked. How does SLIT work? Once your allergies are known, special tablets can be formulated that contain extracts of your specific allergens.…

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What To Expect From Your Night At A Sleep Lab

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Doctors can diagnose many diseases and illnesses with simple examinations and blood tests, but some require a little more work on your part. If your doctor thinks you could have sleep apnea, you may have already been informed that you’ll need to spend a night in a sleep lab. If you’re wondering what a sleep lab does and how it works, keep reading, as this guide will explain what you can expect when you go to a sleep lab.…

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Keep Your Water Baby From Chronic Swimmer's Ear

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If you’ve enrolled your child in a competitive swim team year round, then he or she will be more prone to otitis externa, or swimmer’s ear. Learn the signs and take a look at how to treat and prevent this issue so that your child can focus on the fun of swimming:  Why are Swimmers More Prone to the Condition? After swimming in the public pool, your child may not towel off thoroughly enough.…

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