May 16, 2018 Hearing Aids
It would be naïve to say that hearing aids are embraced with the same warm hug as seeing eyeglasses are these days. However, we dare to ask that if it is fashionable to get a stylish set of eye glasses, why can’t we do the same for our ears!? Good news….we are getting there! It is not uncommon to walk down the street today and see a businessman heading to work (appearing to be talking to himself), but in actuality has Bluetooth device resting behind his ear, or a bicyclist zooming by with a wireless music player.
If you have had your hearing aids for several years, you may be due for an update. Older technology or changes in your hearing may result in a hearing experience that’s more frustrating than it has to be. Getting your hearings aids checked regularly is as important as going to the dentist or the doctor for a check-up! Your hearing loss and what you require in a set of hearing aids can change over time depending on a variety of factors. So how do you know when you’re due for a hearing aid upgrade? Here are three good reasons it might be time to consider booking an appointment with your hearing care professional to discuss options.
During your hearing aid adjustment period, you will probably notice new sounds that you may not recognize at first. In the beginning, it can even be difficult to tell what direction certain sounds are coming from.During your hearing aid adjustment period, you will probably notice new sounds that you may not recognize at first. In the beginning, it can even be difficult to tell what direction certain sounds are coming from.
January 24, 2018 Hearing Aids
We now have multiple rechargeable hearing aid options for our patients. As we’ve discussed in previous newsletter issues, rechargeable hearing aids are a great option because they work for you all day long. No need to carry spare batteries or have to change them on the go.