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5 Important Factors to Consider When Selecting Hearing Aids

Contemporary hearing aids are wonders of miniaturization that can seamlessly fit into your life and restore much of what you’ve been missing. With more options than ever, it’s important to understand key factors when buying new aids.

Oct 24th, 2018
EuroTrak France: the highest satisfaction

Eurotrak 2018 The fourth EuroTrak to be undertaken in France continues to show a positive picture with satisfaction with hearing aids over 80% and 65% wishing they had obtained hearing aids sooner. The EuroTrak survey also shows potential...

Oct 30th, 2018
Tinnitus depiction in Hollywood movie

The latest box office success in cinemas is ‘A star is born’ featuring Bradley Cooper and Lady Gaga. Seasoned musician Jackson Maine (Cooper) discovers − and falls in love with − struggling artist Ally (Gaga). She has just about given up on her...

Oct 19th, 2018
Hearing tests more likely in Germany, Can US do better!

45 % of people questioned in the latest Eurotrak survey in Germany say they have had a hearing test in the last five years, far higher than the numbers reported in France and the UK. Hearing loss prevalence is also higher, along with the number of...

Oct 18th, 2018
Can You Prevent Tinnitus?

Tinnitus is an ear condition that causes people to hear sounds that are not actually there. While tinnitus is not particularly dangerous to health in and of itself, it can have severe consequences for a person’s lifestyle, mental health...

Oct 10th, 2018
How Will the Audiologist Conduct Hearing Tests

As we go through life, our senses change. We see less, and so need to make appointments to get some new glasses from time to time, and we start to lose our hearing. Not everyone will experience hearing loss, but those that do tend to notice...

Sep 20th, 2018
Depression from Hearing Loss

Research continues to link hearing loss to depression, loneliness, and many other chronic diseases. It would seem logical that hearing loss might lead to social isolation, then to loneliness, depression, and an erosion in quality of life....

Sep 13th, 2018
3 FAQs About Hearing Aid Fittings

It is normal for people to be a little bit nervous about their hearing aid fitting , especially if they have never had one before. Once you’ve had your hearing test and been told that you are going to need a hearing aid fitted you need to book...

Aug 15th, 2018
Are ITE Hearing Aids Right for You?

When most people picture a hearing aid, they imagine a visible device that loops over the back of the ear. This kind of device is still in common usage; they are known as behind-the-ear (BTE) hearing aids, and they are a suitable choice for a wide...

Aug 3rd, 2018
The Hearing Risks of Lawncare

Maintaining a yard can take a lot of effort, and it can also take a toll on your hearing. Lawnmowers, trimmers, chainsaws, and other machinery can expose you to dangerous noise levels and lead to hearing loss. With proper hearing protection, you can minimi

Aug 3rd, 2018
4 Signs You Need Ear Protection

Your ears and your hearing are more vulnerable than you think. You can damage your ears and your hearing by constantly or consistently exposing yourself to loud noises. Unfortunately, many of us have to work in loud environments. Others may choose...

Jul 27th, 2018
What Happens When You Need Hearing Aid Repairs

Your hearing aid will last a long time if you maintain and care for it properly. But, the reality is that your device will need to be repaired at some point in the future. And when you need hearing aid repairs, it can be an incredibly anxious time...

Jul 3rd, 2018
Hearing Aids: Why Buying Online Can be a Mistake

Hearing aids vary a great deal in price, and that has a lot to do with the technologies contained within them. If you’re in need of a hearing aid or the services of an audiologist in Washington DC, you’ll find that the more expensive hearing aids...

Dec 4th, 2016