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Nelly Edmondson

Health Writer

Nelly Edmondson is an award-winning editor and writer with extensive experience covering medical topics. In addition to serving as a staff editor at publications such as Weight Watchers Magazine and Ladies’ Home Journal, she has written articles for The New York Times, Parents, Einstein Magazine, and The Chironian.

Latest by Nelly Edmondson

Woman takes hearing test on landline phone.

How Reliable Are Over-the-Phone Hearing Tests?

Do you have trouble hearing but haven’t done anything about it? A quick test you can take from your home phone promises to detect hearing loss.

hand holding up a hearing aid

What to Do If You Lose a Hearing Aid

Today’s hearing aids are designed to be inconspicuous, so losing track of them can be all too easy. Here’s what to do if one of your hearing aids goes missing.

Doctor examining ear for ear wax impaction

Ear Wax Removal Tips

Impacted ear wax is a significant cause of acute, temporary hearing loss. Here are safe ways to remove it.