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9 03, 2015

What’s the Value of Better Hearing?

By | March 9th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

“What is the best value for hearing aids?” “Do I really need to spend thousands of dollars?” Time and again, the topic we commonly get asked from prospective patients is about pricing. The topic of pricing is tricky to answer since there is no one recommendation for everyone and what is being purchased is not [...]

8 02, 2015

Find Tinnitus Relief in 2015

By | February 8th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Every year more than 50 million Americans experience persistent ringing or noises in the ears, with many experiencing it both day and night. This condition, called tinnitus, is even more common than hearing loss, and 85% of the time people that suffer from loss of hearing also experience some degree of this “ear noise”. Historically [...]

8 02, 2015

Modern Hearing Instruments are like a Computer for Your Ears

By | February 8th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Often we jokingly say, “These aren’t your grandfather’s hearing aids,” but nothing could be truer. Today’s hearing instrument technology is truly a marvel in sophistication and design. Digital hearing aids encompass much more than a simple microphone and receiver. In fact, a microchip circuit board with 4 mb storage allows a wide range of features, [...]

16 12, 2014

Avoiding Cotton Swabs – for Your Ears’ Sake

By | December 16th, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Most people are surprised to hear that we don’t recommend the use of cotton swabs to clean their ears. In fact, we recommend the opposite – to not use them at all, for many important reasons. One important reason is that earwax is a good substance. That's right, it's good. Not only is earwax good [...]

15 12, 2014

Eliminating Hearing Aid Whistling

By | December 15th, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Sometimes we jokingly say to new patients that today’s hearing aid technology, ‘Isn’t like your grandparent’s hearing aids.’ Yet, this couldn’t be truer since many of the reasons that caused people to dislike wearing hearing aids have now been remedied. One of thechief complaints was feedback; the screeching or whistling some hearing aids can emit. [...]

17 09, 2014

Hearing Aid Remote Control Options

By | September 17th, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments

We sometimes hear from patients that they have a tough time operating the small buttons on their digital hearing aids. We understand that it can be a real frustration. Fortunately, we have a couple of options that will make it easier for you to personally program and have success with your hearing devices. While it’s [...]

27 06, 2014

The Joy of Outdoor Summer Activities

By | June 27th, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Summer has arrived! Even though it is wet and rainy right now, pretty soon our warm summery days will return. When they do, nothing feels better than heading to your closest lake or pool. Whether you are catching some sun, fishing, boating, or merely splashing around it gives us all the opportunity to act like [...]

14 06, 2014

Why Real Men Wear Hearing Aids

By | June 14th, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments

"Wearing hearing aids is not something men want to do,” is a statement all too often overheard from middle-aged men that don’t feel hearing aids fit with their image and lifestyle. Whether this concern is the result of denial or pride, ironically it is said by men who may benefit the most from hearing aids. [...]

31 05, 2014

Revealing the Causes of Hearing Loss

By | May 31st, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments

It is estimated that a person with hearing loss waits anywhere from seven to ten years before taking action to remedy the situation. Unlike a decrease in visual acuity, which most people readily accept, part of the reason for the delay in treating hearing loss is due to a lack of understanding or denial of [...]

17 05, 2014

Make May a Better Hearing Month

By | May 17th, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments

  Each May we celebrate new beginnings such as graduations, the return of green grass and the sounds of chirping birds. This festive month is important for another reason as well - Better Hearing Month! This May, we reflect on the importance of better hearing and how our many patients have benefitted from hearing care. [...]