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Understand Better In A Group Setting

3. Better understanding in group and noisy situations. Wearing two hearing aids improves speech intelligibility in difficult listening situations. However, binaural digital technology tends to perform better in noise than older (analog) technologies. 4. Better ability to tell direction of…

Keep Your Ears Active

1. Keep both ears active, resulting in less hearing deterioration. As Dr. Carmen identified before, research has shown that when only one hearing instrument is worn, the unaided ear tends to lose its ability to hear and understand. This is…

Assistive Listening Devices

12. Assistive Listening Devices For some people, especially those with severe hearing loss, hearing aids are not enough. Your hearing health professional will guide you through the array of technologies to further assist you to hear in the world. These…

Have Realistic Expectations during the Trial Period

9. Have Realistic Expectations during the Trial Period The instructions you receive during the initial stages of adjustment are designed to help you formulate realistic expectations of what to expect from your hearing aids. You may need a specific wearing schedule…

Do Not Purchase Based Only on Cosmetics

8. Do Not Purchase Based Only on Cosmetics Since the 1990s, the hearing aid industry has reduced the size of hearing aids to near invisibility especially with CICs and open fit hearing aids. Some people concerned with cosmetics prefer the least…