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Diane Rutkowsky Faulknor, MA, CCC/A
Diane Rutkowsky Faulknor, MA, CCC/A
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Exploring the Link Between Depression and Hearing Loss: Causes & Solutions

Depression and Hearing Loss

If you suffer from hearing loss, you are not alone. According to the Hearing Loss Association of America, around 48 million people in the United States suffer from some degree of hearing loss. Even more alarming is the number of people experiencing the link between depression and hearing loss. ​Have you ever felt sensations of […]

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The Technology Behind the Most Advanced Types of Hearing Aids

Hearing Aid Technology

Hearing aid technology has morphed light years over the last few decades. Even with a hoard of brilliant changes, today’s hearing aids are still comprised of four main parts:The microphone picks up sounds in your environment and shoots it through to the processor.The processor bolsters the sound signal and delivers it to the receiver.The receiver […]

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4 Things Big Box Stores Don’t Want You To Know About Your Local Audiologist

local audiologist vs big box audiologist

Chain stores like Walmart, Costco, Sams, etc. offer an uncanny level of convenience and are designed to meet several of your purchasing needs under one roof. You can literally purchase whatever you need ranging from fresh fruit to a new Bluetooth CD player for your vehicle. Some big box stores are now even offering caskets. […]

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The Secrets of Brain Hearing Technology

In the days of yore, hearing aids were expensive, bulky, and highly ineffective. Today’s modern devices are more discreet, affordable, and capable of reproducing the tiniest subtleties of natural sound. Contrary to popular belief, these newer hearing aids are not only fueled from technological advancements. This shift has been the result of better research and […]

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