Hearing Health Blog
As an audiologist, a question that I often get is “what’s the best hearing aid?” I think if I were in the market for a hearing solution, I would ask the same question. The world of hearing aids is fragmented and confusing. The marketing can be hokey and is often intentionally misleading. With large price tags and questionable outcomes for
When it comes to picking a hearing aid , it’s crucial to find the right style and features for your hearing loss, lifestyle and budget needs. Luckily, your audiologist will walk you through all your options and help point you in the right direction for different models to consider. Once you’ve narrowed down some of your options, how do you
There seems to be a misconception that hearing aids and outdoor sports don’t play well together. That’s just not so! When you think about it, many sports require good communication and that’s where hearing aids are helpful if you have some hearing loss. There are hearing aids for active lifestyles with beneficial features to keep the units free from dirt
Hearing aids , in and of themselves, are advanced pieces of technology. Through computer technology, many hearing aids are capable of converting and amplifying sound waves so that the brain can process them. But this technology is only the beginning. Today’s hearing aids come with many different types of additional features that make a person suffering from hearing loss have
You have your hearing aids. You have gone through the initial hearing aid fitting appointment. You asked a million and one questions during that appointment. You left feeling confident and know what to do with your new hearing aids. You booked a follow-up appointment just in case. The appointment is nearing and perhaps you don’t quite know what to expect.