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Can You Hear While Sleeping

In Ear Health, Hearing Testing, Noise by Jennifer G. Mayer, Au.D., CCC-A

As we drift off to sleep, we lose conscious awareness of what’s happening around us. But certain sounds can wake us up. From a snoring partner to traffic noise out the window, noise can wake us from deep sleep. So our ears and brain must continue processing sounds even when we’re asleep. How does this work exactly, and what can …

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Tips for Better Hearing in Noise

In Noise by Jennifer G. Mayer, Au.D., CCC-A

Hearing loss is a condition that a large number of people will have to tolerate to some degree or another. There can be a variety of causes for the ailment, although this hasn’t meant that the impact of it can be any less severe. One of the larger factors that it can affect is being able to communicate with people …