Do Ear Candles Remove Ear Wax?

https://youtu.be/CQJt1LWH32k Dr. Cliff Olson, Doctor of Audiology has published a great video on the topic of ear candling also known as ear coning. For those of you who haven't heard of the treatment, ear candling is promoted as an alternative medicine practice to remove unwanted ear wax. What Is An…

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Hearing Humour

Are you not hearing the conversation as easily as you once did? To hear what you have been missing, give the Polo Park Hearing Centre staff a call at (204) 788-1083.

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11 Funny Misheard Lyrics About Food

Although this video is a light hearted look at misheard lyrics, trouble understanding speech is one of the first signs of hearing loss. Human speech is a mix of both low and high frequency sounds. Typically hearing loss problems develop in the higher frequencies first with consonants like “s,” “h,”…

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Do I Really Sound Like That?

Do you like the sound of your own voice when it's recorded and played back? Most people don't and wonder "Do I really sound like that?". Here is a short video that explains why a recording of our voice sounds so different to us. One of the early signs of…

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The Nightmare Machine – Horror Movie Sound Effects

"The Apprehension Engine" is possibly the world’s most disturbing musical instrument. If you have ever wondered how horror movie makers create those creepy sounds, watch this video. Happy Halloween everyone! How's your hearing lately? To hear what you have been missing, make an appointment today for a full hearing evaluation by…

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Auditory Illusions: Can You Trust Your Ears?

This fun video explains how our mind can misinterpret what we hear. Featured are several cool examples of how what you see while listening can influence your interpretation of what you are hearing. From Wikipedia, "An auditory illusion is an illusion of hearing, the aural equivalent of an optical illusion:…

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