Month: March 2017

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You Can Have The Perfect Fit

According to a 2009 study by Consumer Report, 66 percent of the nation’s hearing aids may be set incorrectly for the individual’s hearing loss! That same study reported that 73 percent of the patients were “highly satisfied” with their hearing…

Practice Patience and Nurture Yer Noggin’

One dominant issue surfaces time and again with patients being fitted with hearing aids for the first time. Many believe they will have a hearing test, order the hearing aids, get some instruction on how to use them and then…

Failure to Trust in a Hearing Aid Professional

Another key reason some people fold off their purchase is: "I do not trust hearing health providers who fit hearing aids!" Yet, the data show that 93 percent of consumers felt satisfied with their hearing aid dispensing professional. It's certainly…

10 Tips for Managing Kids’ Tech Time

March 18,2017 Leave a Comment

The average child age 8 and under in the United States uses more than three personal tech devices—such as a tablet, smartphone, or video game console—at home, according to a new poll of parents conducted by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association…

Every Hearing Aid Is Different

In research with more than 30,000 consumers, I've learned that not everyone benefits equally in all listening situations, nor do all types of hearing aid circuitry perform the same in difficult listening situations. For example, the average hearing aid achieves…