Hearing Health Blog
Nothing lasts forever. Even the best car or the finest washing machine eventually needs a repair . Your hearing aids are no different. The thought of being without your hearing aids once you depend on them to keep you connected to the world can be frightening. Don’t panic. Here’s what to expect if your hearing aids need repair. Make sure
There are many reasons tinnitus may develop but, annoying as it is, the cause is rarely serious. However, it’s best to get checked out by an audiologist to see if an underlying trigger can be identified. Here’s an idea of the possible causes, with some of the more serious reasons happily being rare. #1: Earwax Starting with the simple stuff,
There’s always a little apprehension when setting up an appointment with a medical professional. You want to find someone you like, trust and respect. That’s especially important when it comes to having your hearing checked. If you need hearing aids, you’ll see this person at least once or twice a year for follow-up visits. Here are four questions to ask
Is your hearing aid acting up ? Perhaps it’s whistling or the volume isn’t loud enough. Fear not: there are often simple explanations and easy fixes. Not all issues result in costly hearing aid repairs. It’s all a matter of checking the basics and working out what can be fixed at home, and when the device needs a professional’s touch.
What’s important to you? We’re all individuals with different needs: What’s important to one person may not be to another. The same goes for our hearing and the device we choose to improve our ability to hear. For example, if it’s taken you years to pluck up the courage to take a hearing test, then you may want a small