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Six tips for birding by ear

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We have many Simple Ear customers who are avid bird watchers who use Simple Ear devices to help them hear better while birding.  We found this great article with 6 handy tips to bird by ear!  If you need a boost to your hearing, or just want an advantage to hearing those birds in the woods, check out our line of devices, and use those tips in this article. Happy Birding!   Two Cornell Big Day birders and a tour leader tell how they learned to identify birds by ear — and you can too! I arrived at Beaver Lake...

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How Nature Resets Our Minds and Bodies

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  Stay fully engaged and enjoy all the sounds of nature with Simple Ear. It's a stress reliever… Read this one   Paoli, Pennsylvania, is a small town with a local suburban hospital. Patients at Paoli Memorial recover in a row of rooms facing a small courtyard. In the early 1980s, a researcher visited the hospital and gathered information about patients who had undergone gallbladder surgery between 1972 and 1981. Gallbladder surgery is routine and generally uncomplicated, but most patients in the 1970s recovered for a week or two before they returned home. Some took longer to recover than others, and...

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How nature soothes: Involuntary attention gives your brain a break

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    Ann Arbor News file photo   Be your best and enjoy all the sounds of nature was Simple Ear. There are great benefits for enjoying nature… read on from the University of Michigan scientists.   Outdoor activities like kayaking down the Huron River are good for you in two ways: The exercise will help strengthen your body, and the exposure will help calm your mind.   Horticulturist Adrienne O'Brien has known for years about the restorative powers of nature.   "When I work outside, it's always a stress reliever," said O'Brien, who works at the University of Michigan's...

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‘Blue Mind’ explores the calming effect that water has on people

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  Get a boost in you hearing and fully enjoy the sounds of the ocean with Simple Ear.  Read about the calming effects of the sounds of the ocean.   Wallace J. Nichols spent nearly two decades as a marine biologist studying Pacific Ocean sea turtles and working with fishermen in Baja California, Mexico, to protect the turtles from poachers. But in the past five years, he has turned a new page, delving into neuroscience, human behavior and what he calls the “blue mind.” Nichols, who lives near Santa Cruz, Calif., has come to believe that the best way to...

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Simple Ear Can Help Give You A Hearing Boost

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Simple year gives you 30 to 40 decibel boost in your hearing and it's ready to use out-of-the-box. If you need a boost and don't have a serious hearing loss, try Simple Ear. (If on the other hand, you have a significant loss, see an audiologist). Check out this fun infographic (click on the image to see the full graph) on hearing music.   

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