posted By: Earlens Web | 06.20.18

Can I Wear Earlens in Just One Ear?

If you have hearing loss in both ears, hearing professionals strongly recommend that you wear hearing aids in both ears to optimize the listening benefits.   Wearing hearing aids in both ears, or “binaural hearing aids”, has been associated with many hearing benefits, including:  …

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posted By: Earlens Web | 06.11.18

Hear Better Outdoors this Summer

Do you miss hearing the sounds of the birds chirping or sand crunching beneath your feet during summer walks? It could be because you’re having trouble hearing in the upper frequencies.   Conventional hearing aids have difficulty providing meaningful amplification in the higher frequencies. This…

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posted By: Earlens Web | 06.03.18

Swimming with Earlens

With summer approaching, you may be looking forward to water activities like swimming. And if you wear Earlens Hearing Aids, you can continue to enjoy these activities while wearing your Lens.   If you wear Earlens, you should remove your Processors before getting into a…

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posted By: Earlens Web | 05.22.18

Hearing Loss and Relationships

Last week, we talked about the link between hearing loss and heart health. But this week, we want to talk about hearing loss and a different kind of heart health – relationships!   Hearing is a critical aspect of our ability to communicate, and communication…

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posted By: Earlens Web | 05.17.18

Hearing Loss and Heart Health

May is Better Hearing & Speech Month, but it’s also a great opportunity to talk about overall health because hearing loss has been associated with many other health conditions.   A growing body of research shows that a person’s hearing health and cardiovascular health are…

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posted By: Earlens Web | 05.08.18

Fun Facts about Hearing

In honor of Better Hearing & Speech Month, we thought we’d share seven fun facts about hearing! For instance, did you know that: Fish do not have ears, but they can hear pressure changes through ridges on the body. Your ears continue to hear sounds,…

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posted By: Earlens Web | 05.02.18

Welcome to Better Hearing & Speech Month!

Did you know that May is Better Hearing & Speech Month? Each May offers a chance to raise awareness about communication issues, like hearing loss, which can take many forms and impact people of all ages.   If you think you may have hearing loss,…

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posted By: Earlens Web | 04.25.18

Does the Lens Require Hearing Aid Batteries?

The Earlens Light-Driven Hearing Aid has 3 main parts: the Processor, the Light Tip and the Lens. The Lens directly vibrates the eardrum to activate the natural hearing system. However, it does not require any separate batteries to work.   In Earlens, the behind-the-ear Processor…

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posted By: Earlens Web | 04.16.18

Why Do I Need to See a Physician for Earlens?

With Earlens, an Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT) physician and an audiologist or hearing health professional work together closely to ensure that you get the best treatment possible.   Different parts of the Earlens system are fit by different professionals. Earlens consists of 3 parts:…

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