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Reversing the "Hearing Aid Effect"

Trends have to start somewhere. In fashion, it’s on the runways of New York City or Paris. For music, content that spreads on social media makes songs and artists popular. And for sports, it’s TV and branding that makes certain athletes more popular than others, more “relatable” in a way. But what about hearing aids?  Unlike the commodities and persons above, the tr...
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Hearing Loss Action Plan

Today's blog is by guest writer, Monique Hammond. Monique is a registered pharmacist, a public speaker and consults on industry-related hearing loss issues. Monique tells her story and what she learned about hearing loss in her book: “What Did You Say? An Unexpected Journey into the World of Hearing loss.” Visit her website at moniquehammond.com.   For some people hea...
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PSAPS are cheaper, so why should I buy a hearing aid?

Hearing aids are perceived as costly, and some people may seek out less expensive alternatives called Personal Sound Amplification Products (PSAPs). These alternatives can cost anywhere from £20.00 to hundreds of pounds, but are they really a “good” choice? Audiologist Dennis Van Vliet examines the benefits and shortcomings of PSAPs below and discusses why hearing aids, though ...
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Introducing 'Relax' - the new tinnitus relief app

According to the American Tinnitus Association, about 50 million Americans experience the ringing, buzzing or whistling sensation in their ears otherwise known as tinnitus. No cure currently exists for tinnitus, but there is a management tool that can help provide personalized relief by lessening the impact of tinnitus so you can live better. Starkey Hearing Technologies is proud to introduce Re...
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Warning Signs of Hearing Loss

Hearing loss is commonly referred to as an invisible health condition and early signs of hearing loss are often overlooked. Unlike other medical conditions, you can’t physically see the signs of hearing loss. Because the changes often occur gradually, it is quite common for individuals with hearing loss to find ways to cope and grow accustomed to reduced hearing acuity. Family and friends...
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Halo and Apple Watch – Now Compatible

If you’re like us, you’ve been watching and waiting for the release of the Apple Watch. The latest smart gadget from Apple is one of the most personal technology devices Apple has created yet. With incredible technology, this high-quality smart watch is the first of Apple’s products to bring satisfaction for the tech-savvy consumer in the form of a wearable. But what...
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Varibel Hearing Glasses

Spectacle hearing aids continue to represent an attractive option for people who are concerned about the discomfort of combining a hearing system with their glasses or simply the overall cosmetics of wearing a hearing aid. Varibel has developed a unique eight microphone spectacle hearing aid system. The system features 4 microphones neatly positioned inside each of the glasses’ arms to pro...
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