What Happens to Hearing When You Go Down in Altitude?

Answer If you've ever been on a plane, you probably remember something strange happening to your ears, both as the plane was taking off and as it was descending. It comes on as a feeling of pressure in th... Read More »

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If I have good/excellent hearing and I then wear hearing aids.....?

The frequencies amplified to make speech easier to hear, mostly between 1 and 3Khz, are quite high, and one downside of wearing aids is that high-pitched noises. like cutlery and crockery banging t... Read More »

Can a 5 year old with special needs be subjected to a Lincoln Hearing And could the child's education advocate accommodate or be with the child during the hearing?

Can you improve your hearing after hearing loss?

Depends on the cause of hearing loss. If the loss is conductive - ie. caused by a problem with the ear canal, ear drum, bones behind the ear or middle ear cavity, there is a good chance that it cou... Read More »

How Can I Tell Altitude on a Map?

The altitude of a position is its height above sea level. On topographical maps the altitude is usually measured in meters. By looking at contour lines and spot heights on topographical maps, you c... Read More »