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BrainHearing Technology Is Here!

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Contact us to learn how to hear smarter with the latest technology! BrainHearing technology: Helps both ears work together Recognizes and preserves natural speech characteristics Separates speech from background noise Coordinates how sound is best understood by your brain

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Welcoming Emma

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The stork has come to visit! And boy, did he bring a good-lookin’ package. Ken’s son Joe and his wife Kate had their first child on a lovely Tuesday afternoon just after the sky cleared up from that rainy relief in our drought. The new parents never checked the gender of their baby during the pregnancy and what his or her …

The Mind-and-Body Domino Effect

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The more we study human health, the more proof we find that everything is intertwined. The article “Eight ways to save your hearing” by Dr. Oz brings up many examples of this and arms you with the information to keep your body a well-hearing temple. If you ignore one issue with your mind and body, the likelihood of a domino effect …

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Patience and Adaptation

In Blog by Optimize Worldwide

My family is currently in a waiting game as we anticipate the arrival of my second grandchild, due to come into this world any day now. We are experiencing the usual emotions—nervousness, excitement, eagerness. But this is not something we can rush or manipulate with own desires; our only choice is to wait and develop that much-sought-after virtue, patience. Patience …

"Enjoy" captures the UpState Hearing spirit

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A big thank you to Enjoy magazine for their great story on Ken Wood and UpState Hearing. This story published in October of last year reflects the heart of our business and why we love what we do and the people we serve.

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Educational Luncheon Seminar

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Join us for an Educational Luncheon Seminar on Tuesday, June 3 at 11:30 AM. At UpState Hearing Instruments, we believe that our job isn’t finished until our patients’ lives are improved. UpState Hearing Instruments’ staff of professionals has over 40 years combined experience in bringing the best possible hearing care to the Northern CA area. We will work with you …

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Connections Spring 2014 Newsletter

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What’s Inside Celebrating 30 Years – Page 2 WHO Basket! – Page 2 Hot Off the Press! – Page 2 Oticon RIA – Redefining the Essentials of Better Hearing – Page 3 What Our Patients Say About Us… – Page 3 Stars of Our Show – Page 4 Thirty years ago this month I embarked upon what would become my …

Hearing Loss and Relationships

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A colleague once said to me, “people get glasses for themselves and hearing aids for others.” When we can’t see well it really affects our own experiences the most, but when we can’t hear well it affects others. That disconnect of communication affects many relationships; children and grandchildren often feel ignored, friends get tired of repeating themselves, and spouses become …

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The Symphony Got Me Thinking…

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UpState Hearing sponsored the North State Symphony’s most recent concert on February 15 at the Cascade Theatre. This classical music performance was magical. We are proud to support a very talented group of musicians under the leadership of Kyle Pickett. The Symphony Board and volunteers do an exceptional job of providing a vital cultural experience in our community. Imagine for …

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Our February 2014 Lyric Special Event

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Please join us!  We’re excited about giving you the opportunity to give Lyric hearing aids a try. As our ad states, we are having a special event on Monday and Tuesday, February 17 & 18.