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    How Well Is Your Hearing
    Aid Working For You?

    Answer a few questions, and you'll get:

    • Reasons why the right hearing aid matters
    • Advice on when to see your audiologist
    • Tips to improve your hearing

    How Well Is Your Child's
    Hearing Aid Working?

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    Answer a few questions, and you'll get:

    • Tips for taking care of your child's hearing aid
    • Reasons why the right hearing aid matters
    • Advice on when to see your child's audiologist

    Reviewed by Shelley A. Borgia, CCCA on March 13, 2014



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