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Category Archives: Hearing Aid Facts

Did you know that hearing aid is not just for the elderly people? Did you know that you can wear it in both ears without suffering from loud background noises?

Take a look at the truths about this device as we separate hearing aid facts from fiction in this page.

Hearing Aid Facts

What to Know About Owning a Hearing Aid

Despite bettering the lives of millions of people, there’s still a lot of mystery and misconception surrounding them. This isn’t completely surprising though. Most people do have hearing loss, like the 1/3rd of people over 65 with disabling hearing loss, but...

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Sound Off! The Major Differences Between Behind the Ear vs In Ear Hearing Aids

Between two and three out of every 1,000 children in the U.S. is born with detectable hearing loss. Approximately 15 percent of adults in the U.S. (that’s 37.5 million people) over the age of 18 also experience hearing loss. If...

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Cut the Costs: How to Save On Hearing Aid Costs

Of all the adults in the U.S. who suffer from hearing loss, nearly 30 million of them could benefit from wearing hearing aids. A lot of people don’t wear hearing aids, though, even though they would be helpful. There are...

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Hearing Aids vs Cochlear Implants: What’s the Difference?

When you’re struggling to hear, it feels like anything is an improvement.  But there’s a key distinction in the choice of hearing aids vs cochlear implants, one that you have to navigate with care.  Here, we’re breaking down everything you...

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What New Hearing Aid Technology Can You Expect in 2019?

The first hearing aids were conceptualized almost 400 years ago. We’ve got Francis Bacon to thank for that. He was talking about ear trumpets to help the hard of hearing as far back as 1627. Technology has developed considerably since...

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Hearing Aid Information: The Truth About Hearing Aids

 Approximately 20% of the American population have some degree of hearing loss.  While nearly 30 million of those people could benefit from hearing aids, less than 30% has ever used them. So how exactly do healing aids work and what...

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5 Common Misconceptions About Hearing Aids

If you’re interested in buying hearing aids for the first time, you may have heard a few stories about what to expect!  In this day and age, it can be hard to separate fact from fiction.  Any audiologist will be...

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Why Hearing Aids Cost So Much

Depending on what you need, hearing aids can be a significant purchase.  While you may be able to cover them via healthcare or insurance, the prices expected for aids has inflated over the years.  As a result, many people are...

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Types of Hearing Aids: Which One to Choose?

In the digital age, there are many different choices to pick from when it comes to hearing aids.  Choosing the right model for you depends on functionality as well as comfort!  Some hearing aids fit inside your ear canal, while...

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Introduction to Analog vs. Digital Hearing Aids

While digital hearing aids may be popular right now, did you know that you can still buy analog models?  Hearing aids have come a long way since the days of old.  However, you are still able to choose between analog...

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How Hearing Aids Work and Help You Hear

Many of us wear hearing aids. But how many of us really know how they work? Hearing aids have come a long way from their early years. Digital aids now provide an incredible level of audio support and relief to...

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Your Complete Guide to the Different Types of Hearing Aids

Over 37 million Americans struggle with some form of hearing loss. If you’re among them, then we know that you’re anxious to learn more about your hearing aid options. Although some people who are hard of hearing might think that...

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