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Artificial Intelligence And Hearing Aids

As experts learn more about the science of human hearing, hearing loss technology is expanding to exciting new possibilities. Artificial intelligence (AI) is enabling hearing aids to improve comfort and language comprehension. Here’s a brief overview of the potential of AI to improve assistive hearing technologies.  How your brain sorts…

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Soundwave Hearing Care Celebrates Award-Winning Audiologist

Soundwave Hearing Care is proud to announce that one of our team members, Tracy Smith, is the recipient of the 2023 Jean Kienapple Award for Clinical Excellence. This prestigious recognition is awarded by the Canadian Academy of Audiology (CAA) “to recognize clinicians who deliver outstanding clinical services on an ongoing…

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Rick Astley Records A New Take On His Iconic Track

Photo credit: ici.radio-canada.ca Singer Rick Astley has recorded a new version of a classic hit to raise awareness for hearing loss. The English pop star has re-recorded his 1987 hit “Never Gonna Give You Up” with incorrect lyrics as a playful way to bring attention to one of the many…

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Why Your Child Needs To Wear Hearing Aids All The Time

Are you a parent who has a child with hearing loss? While it may be tempting to let your child take a break from their hearing devices on the weekends or during the summer, consistent auditory input is necessary for your child’s development. Here are six reasons why your child…

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Soundwave Hearing Care Grande Prairie wins Gold in CommunityVotes 2023

The people of Grande Prairie have said it loud and clear — Soundwave Hearing Care is one of the city’s top audiology clinics. In a recent grassroots voting campaign of local businesses called CommunityVotes, Soundwave Hearing Care won Gold in the Audiologists and Hearing Aids category. We’re proud to be…

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How To Choose An Audiologist

Choosing an audiologist is a decision that directly impacts your overall well-being. Protecting your hearing health begins with finding a professional who understands your unique needs and provides continuous care. Here are seven key questions to consider when selecting an audiologist for yourself or your family. Who’ll be evaluating your…

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A Possible Cure For Tinnitus? New Study Reveals The Root Cause

Do you hear a constant ringing or buzzing sound with no external source? If so, you may be one of the millions of people worldwide experiencing tinnitus. Recent groundbreaking research has shed light on a potential hidden culprit behind this condition — offering a possible cure rather than mere symptom…

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What’s A Safe Noise Level To Prevent Hearing Loss?

Today, noise is an ever-present companion. Yet, the safe noise level to prevent hearing loss may be lower than commonly thought. Understanding sound measurement and how noise affects hearing may cause you to take additional steps to prevent hearing damage for you and your family. Decoding decibels Sound is measured…

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Hearing Loss In Children: Signs, Diagnosis and Intervention

When hearing loss occurs in children, it can have a profound impact on how they learn language, their social development and overall quality of life. It’s crucial to be aware of the symptoms of hearing loss and to obtain an accurate diagnosis as soon as possible. With timely intervention, your…

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The Importance Of Regular Hearing Check-Ups

Regular hearing tests, also known as audiological evaluations, are a crucial part of maintaining healthy hearing. Individuals of all ages can benefit from regular hearing tests at an audiology clinic to identify and address any problems proactively. Here are five benefits of scheduling regular hearing testing. Detect hearing issues early…

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Understanding The Importance Of Early Hearing Tests In Infancy And Children

From the sound of their parent’s voice to the chirping of birds in the park, hearing plays a significant role in shaping a child’s language, communication, social interactions, and cognitive growth. Here’s an overview of why it’s vital to schedule regular hearing tests for your child, starting from infancy.  …

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Common Signs Of Hearing Loss In Children

Hearing loss in children can have a significant impact on their overall development and quality of life. As a parent or caregiver, it’s important to be aware of the signs and symptoms of hearing loss in children. Here’s what you need to know.  What to keep an eye on  One…

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