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Why It’s Difficult to Hear in Noisy Restaurants

In Hearing Loss, Informative, Tips & Tricks by Christa N. Smith, Au.D., CCC-A

All too often the best restaurants are the most popular and that means noise! It’s the ambient music, the multiple conversations from diners and waiters, the clanging of dishes and pots simmering in the kitchen. The last time you went out to eat in a noisy restaurant, did you have trouble hearing? It’s common for anyone, but for those with …

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Helpful Tips for Managing Tinnitus

In Tinnitus, Tips & Tricks by Christa N. Smith, Au.D., CCC-A

Tinnitus is a ringing or buzzing sound that only you can hear. This sound may come and go, or it may be with you all the time. You’re the only one who can hear this sound, but you’re not alone. Millions of Americans struggle with tinnitus daily. Here are a few tips for managing tinnitus. What is Tinnitus? Do you …

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How to Become an Audiologist

In Hearing Health, Tips & Tricks by Christa N. Smith, Au.D., CCC-A

We all have dreams of what we will do for work. Most of us are looking for something stable that has a lot of demand and won’t go out of style. If you are looking for a stable career, look no further than audiology!   It is estimated that 466 million people suffer worldwide from hearing issues and the World Health …