The Benefits of Hearing Better

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Loss of hearing can be a real struggle to people of all ages. Senior citizens usually suffer from hearing loss, along with people who have been injured. Young people also suffer from hearing loss, and they are often embarrassed that they have to use a hearing aid. However, this is nothing to be ashamed of because hearing loss can affect anyone, no matter what their age is. No matter how the hearing was damaged, not being able to hear as well as you used to can be extremely frustrating. You will have to ask people to repeat what they have already stated multiple times, you will have to turn up the volume on your TV and movies to a point where it might disturb others, you will have to turn up your music which might damage your hearing even more, and the list goes on. This is why hearing aids have gotten so popular; people no longer have to struggle with the daily obstacles that a loss of hearing can put them up against. If you want to learn more about the benefits of getting a hearing aid, then you should check out the information that I have provided below. Hopefully it can help you or someone you love with the troubling impairment that is hearing loss.

Types and Causes of Hearing Loss

Some people are simply born with poor hearing, and despite this, they can always control what they hear with a hearing aid. They can overcome their impairment by using one, and they can hear just as well as people born without the frustrating condition. However, there are people who gradually or even suddenly lose their hearing, even after they have been able to hear perfectly throughout their lifetime. Gradual hearing loss is frequently experienced by the old or the sick, but luckily they can use hearing aids as well. Gradual hearing loss can also be caused by a person listen to things too loudly too often, such as music. If you listen to music a lot, then I suggest lowering the volume so that you do not damage your hearing in the future. Sudden hearing loss is another tragedy that can be caused by a serious accident, such as a car crash or another heavy impact on the ears. Take care of your ears as best as you can, and if you suffer from hearing loss, then hearing aids are strongly recommended.

Why You Might Become Frustrated

As mentioned above, hearing loss can be difficult to handle at times. Sometimes not being able to hear things the first time around will become overwhelmingly annoying, and you will no doubt get frustrated. This can lead to concerning outbursts of anger, or even just small temper tantrums that can leave your loved ones in distress. If you listened to music too loudly when you were younger or attended one too many concerts, you will probably become frustrated with yourself as well for partly causing your hearing loss. This applies to other causes of hearing loss that you may have been able to avoid. Obtaining a hearing aid can really help you to bypass all of these troubles, and you will not be as cranky or upset all the time.

Why Others Might Become Frustrated

Being asked to repeat something can become very annoying, and you will have to ask this of a lot of people you meet. You will even have to do this for the loved ones that surround you, and although they do love you, they will get tired of repeating themselves or practically screaming just so that they can verbally communicate with you. If you want to watch TV at night but the other inhabitants of your home are trying to sleep, then there will probably be some disagreements between you and the others. If you go out to a restaurant, you will have to repeatedly ask the waiter or waitress what they said to you, or you will have to get someone else around you to tell you what they said. This is just an example of a social situation that can be slowed and made less enjoyable by hearing loss. There are many other social situations in which this can happen, so investing in a hearing aid can really be worth your while, along with the people who try to communicate with you.

The Overall Benefits of Hearing Aid

Hearing aid can do wonders to help you avoid the troubles that hearing loss brings with it, and it is a great investment to make if you or a loved one suffers anything from minor to major hearing loss. If you suffer from hearing loss yourself, then you will no longer have to bug the people around to repeat what they have said, turn up the volume on your electronics, or deal with other various problems regarding hearing loss. If your loved one suffers from hearing loss, then you will no longer have to scream at them in order for them to hear you, or fight over how high the volume on the TV can go. Hearing aid is definitely there only to help you with your situation, and it is a great investment to make. I have done a study on one hearing aid called the MSA30X, and have put all the information I found into one article.

MSA 30x Discrete Sound Amplifier Lightweight and Comfortable

If you would like to learn more about it, then you should check out the article that I have written. Hopefully from now on you can enjoy not suffering from hearing loss by utilizing a hearing aid!

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  • Harmony July 26, 2013, 9:48 am

    Hey guys
    I think your articles are really comprehensive but I take issue with you saying that some hearing loss is caused by people ‘improperly taking care of their hearing’. I don’t think this is a fair comment and think that it should be removed.

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    • Courtney Lee July 27, 2013, 11:57 am

      HI Harmony
      Thanks for the comment, I am sorry if you thought that it was offensive, there are a lot of people who are unaware of the effect that exposure to loud music such as that from MP3 players and ipods may impact on their hearing. However, i think that given the fact that this was mentioned much earlier within the article it was perhaps an unnecessary comment

      Best wishes
      Courtney

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  • Janey July 26, 2013, 9:54 am

    Hey harmony, I agree it really sucks that comment

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    • Courtney Lee July 27, 2013, 11:58 am

      Hello Janey
      After due consideration, I have decided to remove the comment, thank you for ypour concern

      Kindest regards
      Courtney

      Reply
  • Briony watson July 28, 2013, 7:46 pm

    I have always had good hearing, but lately I have been struggling to hear the television set and have to keep it real loud. I don’t really like the idea of having something in my ear as I fear it may be uncomfortable to wear how easy is it to detach from the ear?

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    • Courtney Lee July 28, 2013, 8:16 pm

      Hi there Briony
      Yes our customers have reported that this is more comfortable to wear and it sits in the ear discreetly. Its very easily detachable, allowing for the possibility to switch it from ear to ear. You might like to read what some of our other customers are saying here:
      http://abetterhearing.net/msa30x-review#comments
      Best wishes
      Courtney

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  • Anna May July 28, 2013, 7:50 pm

    I have been wearing a hearing aid most of my life as I struggled to hear after having a lot of ear infections during my childhood years. I have not got a lot of hearing loss in my left ear but its not perfect. Over the years I have had all types and they were quite large and uncomfortable. I like this as its quite small compared to the ones I have been accustomed to and easier to manage.

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    • Courtney Lee July 28, 2013, 8:09 pm

      Hello Anna
      Thanks for your comment, as technology has advanced, there has been a corresponding reduction in the size of hearing amplifiers making them much more comfortable to wear. You can read more about that here:
      http://abetterhearing.net/msa30x-reviews

      Kindest regards
      Courtney

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  • barbara harris July 29, 2013, 9:27 am

    good article, I have to agree about bein cranky an all as my pop sure gets cranky when he can’t hear the TV we all have to sit there in silence lol

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    • Courtney Lee July 30, 2013, 7:47 am

      Haha Barbara
      most of our comments are about how useful the MSA30x is for these situations and we have had some funny stories like yours.The MSA30x works well for people struggling like your dad. You can read more about that here:
      http://abetterhearing.net/msa30x
      Kind regards
      Thomas

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