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Hearing Aids Tied to Less Hospitalization for Older Adults

Older adults with hearing loss are less likely to be hospitalized or to visit the emergency room when they wear hearing aids, compared to those who don’t, a U.S. study suggests. Click Here to Read More

What Tackling Your Hearing Problem Says About You

The end of Better Hearing Month (May) is the perfect time to stand up and applaud those who have made the decision to acknowledge and treat a hearing loss. The list below has been provided by the Better Hearing Institute.  Founded in 1973, the Better Hearing Institute (BHI) conducts research and engages in hearing health […]

Tips for Hearing Aid Users When Heat and Humidity Levels Are on the Rise

Warmer weather is coming.  Warmer weather also brings heat, humidity and air conditioning all of which can wreak havoc on hearing aids.  Moisture collects in tubing, corrosion forms on contact points, and ears may produce more wax. MOISTURE/WATER Water is a serious enemy of hearing aids.  Moisture can destroy the microphone and the receiver of […]

Is My Hearing Loss Making Me Feel Tired?

You wake up feeling refreshed and ready to go.  But by mid-day the thought of speaking to one more person leaves you feeling exhausted both physically and mentally. If this sounds like you or someone you know and you or they have untreated hearing loss, there is a very real possibility that a hearing loss is […]

Why Men Often Avoid Getting Hearing Aids

Three men out walking, and one says: “Windy, isn’t it?” Second replies: “No, it’s Thursday!” Third responds: “So am I. Let’s get a beer.” The reality of living with a hearing loss is not funny. Click Here to Read More

Am I Too Old to Wear Hearing Aids?

We get this question a lot and the answer is always the same. No, you are not “too old” to wear hearing aids. The opposite also holds true, you’re never “too young” to wear hearing aids either.  Whether or not you wear hearing aids should be based on whether or not you have a hearing […]

How to Troubleshoot a Hearing Aid

Hearing aids require care to ensure that they work properly.  If you notice a problem, here are a few tips on how to troubleshoot problems with your hearing aid. THE HEARING AID APPEARS TO BE DEAD OR WEAK Reason #1 Cause: Dead, weak, or wrong type of battery. Test: Substitute new battery. Remedy: Battery replaced. […]

A mobile app to help to find quiet public places to meet or to dine.

Do you want to find a quiet cafe to discuss business or chat with a friend? Click Here to Read More

Can a Hearing Aid Make My Hearing Worsen?

We’ll just get straight to the point.  No, a properly fit hearing aid will not make your hearing worse.  The key to the answer lies in the phrase “properly fit”.  There are several steps involved in ensuring that a hearing aid is fit properly. STEP 1 THE HEARING TEST AND PATIENT HISTORY STAGE Gathering information […]

Using hearing aids makes a difference for other people too.

When Dane Aïda Regel Poulsen found out about her hearing loss, she turned it into something positive. Click Here to Read More