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The Keys to Programming Your Hearing Aid

I often meet new patients at screenings for church groups or organizations, and a few of these new patients already wear hearing aids. I always like to ask, “How do you think your hearing aids are working currently?” and “When was the last time you saw your hearing health care […]

Thanks to I-Phone Headphones, There May Be Less Stigma Associated With Hearing Aids

Have you noticed that more people are wearing wireless electronic devices in, or on, their ears? We can thank Apple for designing its latest iPhones without headphone jacks. This significant development may have a significant effect on lessening the stigma behind wearing hearing aids.  Let’s hope that the stigma of wearing hearing aids […]

Can Your Child Hear You?

How do you know your child has a hearing loss and what can you do about it? If your child responds to you only some of the time, he or she may have a hearing loss. Here are 7 other signs to look for: Your child consistently aks to turn […]

Huh?

Why do people not realize they have a hearing loss? We are only able to hear what we can hear. That is why sounds or voices may still seem right to you, even though you may already experience a hearing loss. The truth is your brain adjusts to the “new […]