Hospice and Palliative Care Hearing Loss Management

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Maintaining connections with family and loved ones, and supporting dignity late in life are driving motivations for us, and really are the why behind our hearing care. 

Each season of life carries with it different goals and priorities for hearing …

See how HHCS has helped Doug.

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This is Doug.  He is a long time patient and what we like to call a Fan of HHCS.  Doug graciously offered to share his experiences with us in video form to help others find us and better know what …

Communication Tips

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If you suspect that the person you are speaking with has hearing loss, the following tips can help make understanding better and conversations easier on everyone.

  • Reduce background noise, turn off the TV or Radio
  • Gain the person’s attention before

Aren’t all hearing care providers doctors?

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The majority of audiologists practicing are doctors of audiology, meaning they studied hearing and balance in the ear and in the brain for eight years. They have worked hard so that they can provide you with the best possible care. …

Trade In Event (May 31)

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All right folks here’s the deal: We are trying a new Trade In Event! 

On the last day of May we are offering a trade-in on your old hearing aids toward the purchase of new hearing aids. 

I know we …

Hearing is Wellness

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Must we hear well to be well?

Hearing loss is often written off as an invisible disability and a natural side effect of aging. Many treat it as something they would just rather not deal with.

 In recent years, study …

Selective Hearing

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Dad does fine talking to me when it is just the two of us, but when we get together with the whole family he just seems to tune out.

I think it’s just selective hearing. Is that common?”

This …

Patient Testimonials

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“I was so surprised! I had no idea how hard I had been working to hear. Now that I can hear I have more energy at the end of the day and I enjoy social times so much more!”

“It …

OTC Hearing Aids

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You may have seen that the Over-The-Counter Hearing Aid Bill was recently passed as a part of the FDA Reauthorization Act. This is exciting news for the hearing care industry, as around 80% of individuals who would benefit from amplification …

What to Expect (Part 5)

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Most of our patients who wear hearing aids come see us 2-3 times a year for routine maintenance to keep their devices working as well as possible.  Our climate in North Carolina is brutal to tiny electronics and computer chips …