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Top 8 Reasons You Don’t Need Hearing Aids

1. “I’m too young for hearing aids.” For many people, hearing aids symbolize one thing—old age. Improving your hearing has taken on an almost mythical representation of all things over-the-hill, yet no one blinks twice at the thought of improving their eyesight with glasses. It goes without saying that you wouldn’t walk around blindly, but…

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Hearing Loss: What Older Adults Need to Know

Hearing loss is more common than you might think. Over 15 percent of US adults have some type of hearing loss that negatively affects their ability to communicate. You might only have hearing loss in one ear. It could be from genetics or an ear infection or a head injury. It might only last a…

Signia Hearing Aids: Review, Prices, and an Affordable Alternative

Signia is a hearing aid manufacturer under the ownership of WSAudiology, which formed in early 2019 with the merger of Widex and Sivantos Group. WSAudiology owns many well-known hearing aid brands. In addition to Signia, their portfolio includes Sivantos, Widex, Rexton, TruHearing, Audibene, HearUSA, and Hear.com. In terms of hearing aid technology, Signa’s offerings are…

7 U.S. Presidents with Hearing Loss

Hearing loss can happen to anybody, even presidents of the United States. Yet many people who have hearing loss put off getting hearing aids because they’re embarrassed to wear them. Despite the stigma, some presidents with hearing loss have worn their devices publicly, setting a great example for their constituents. Here’s a look at seven…

11 Tips for Communication in Relationships with Hearing Loss

Hearing, and healthy communication in relationships, is the foundation of a strong, successful connection. It requires cooperation, effort, and understanding from both sides, and it’s even more imperative in relationships with hearing loss. Communicating can be both difficult and frustrating for those with hearing loss, as well as their loved ones. If the special person…

Best Wireless Headphones for TV for 2020

Watching TV with friends and family can be difficult when you have hearing problems. A comfortable volume for others likely means you won’t be able to hear the TV dialog. On the other hand, a volume that works for you can come at the expense of others’ viewing experience. To help you enjoy TV without…

ListenClear: Review, Prices, and Alternatives You Need to Know About

Nearly 29 million adults in the United States could benefit from wearing hearing aids, according to the National Institute of Deafness and Other Communication Disorders (NIDCD). Choosing the right device to suit your needs, however, can be a major challenge. Your hearing aid should be comfortable, easy to use, discreet, but also  fit your budget.…

Nano Hearing Aids: Review, Prices, and Alternatives

More than 36 million people in the U.S. report struggling with some form of hearing impairment, ranging  from tinnitus and muffled speech to total deafness. The good news is that in a great deal of cases, hearing aids can help restore hearing levels for many environments. Yet not all hearing aids are created equal, especially…

TruHearing: Review, Prices, and Alternatives

Hearing loss is a common condition among people of all ages and from all walks of life. The U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH) has found that 37.5 million U.S. adults have some form of hearing loss. A large majority of this population, 28.8 million U.S. adults, could benefit from using hearing aids. Yet among…