Categories Hearing Screenings

9 posts

HEARING AIDS AND HUMIDITY – A BAD COMBINATION

Your hearing aids are tiny computers, and just like with laptops and tablets, moisture can present a challenge. Humidity can affect hearing aids in a couple of ways. First, just like condensation that develops on a soft drink can, moisture results when warm, humid air meets the cooler metal components […]

Improve the Quality of Your Life

Hearing aids can improve the overall quality of your personal relationships. People who can hear what is going on around them are happier! If you are missing out on the joys of life, call me today at 504-738-4557. You are just a phone call away from the hearing help you […]

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT HEARING AID BATTERIES

Hearing aids must operate from a power source.  This power source is the hearing aid battery.  The majority of hearing aids run on disposable batteries.  There are a few hearing aids that operate on a rechargeable battery system.  For the purpose of today’s post, I want to focus on the […]

PURE TONE TESTING

I had a patient recently who reported having had a couple of hearing tests completed in the past year and a half and wondered why he would require another hearing evaluation before being fit with hearing amplification.  The answer is for pure tone testing, a test within the past 6-12 […]