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Sanford Health Offers Free Hearing Screenings

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Sanford Health offers free hearing screenings for adults at the Seventh and Broadway Clinic. The screenings only take about 30 to 45 minutes, and audiologists say it's important for everyone to get tested, but males are especially at risk for hearing loss.

"Males in North Dakota have a high risk of exposure to noise, whether it be through recreation or by profession. So, we always encourage protection whenever you're exposed to noise that's excessive to try to keep you from reaching that hearing aid status," says audiologist Brady Ness.

The screenings started today and run through October 4. They're available from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. For more information, call 701-252-4100.

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