posted By: Earlens Web | 03.15.17

Hear Better at Work

Wearing a hearing aid can help prevent hearing loss from affecting your performance at work. Research by the National Council on Aging has demonstrated that hearing aids are associated with improvements in multiple areas of life, from ease of communication all the way to earning…

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posted By: Earlens Web | 03.09.17

Earlens FAQ: Am I a Candidate for Earlens?

Determining whether a person is a candidate for the Earlens® Contact Hearing Solution depends on a variety of factors, including the level and type of hearing loss, as well as ear canal shape and medical history.   Earlens is intended to treat mild to severe…

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posted By: Earlens Web | 03.06.17

Benefits of Broad Frequency Range Hearing: Sound Localization

One of the benefits of a broader frequency range is improved sound localization, or our ability to tell which direction sounds are coming from. Although this skill sounds like it might have limited uses (for instance, knowing which way a car is coming from while…

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posted By: Earlens Web | 03.03.17

Hearing Aids for Severe Hearing Loss

If you’ve been diagnosed with hearing loss, chances are you’ve heard it described in degrees. Hearing loss is typically described as mild, moderate, severe, or profound.   People who suffer from mild hearing loss may have trouble keeping up with conversations, particularly in noisy situations….

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posted By: Earlens Web | 02.28.17

Earlens FAQ: Can I Swim and Shower with Earlens?

The Earlens® Contact Hearing Solution consists of 3 parts: The rechargeable behind-the-ear Processor, Ear Tip, and Lens. The Lens is placed in the ear by an ENT physician and stays in place comfortably on the eardrum. You can continue to wear the Lens during normal…

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posted By: Earlens Web | 02.25.17

What Happens When I Get an Ear Impression for Earlens?

Every Earlens device is custom built for the wearer. In order to ensure the best fit, Earlens patients will need to have impressions taken of their ears. This is done by an ENT physician in the office.   Your ENT physician will begin by cleaning…

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posted By: Earlens Web | 02.16.17

Earlens FAQ: How Does the Lens Stay in Place in the Ear?

The Lens is a key component of the Earlens® Contact Hearing Solution. The custom-built lens rests on the eardrum and is activated by pulses of energy sent by the Ear Tip. Once placed on the eardrum, the Lens is remarkably stable. Wearers can sleep and…

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posted By: Earlens Web | 02.07.17

Earlens Patient Review: Marty G.

Marty G. found that his hearing loss was impacting his ability to engage with the people around him. He leads a very active lifestyle, but noticed that he was having trouble hearing when he was out with his friends. As the hearing challenges progressed, he…

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posted By: Earlens Web | 02.04.17

Earlens FAQ: How Do I Clean My Ears with Earlens?

Although many people like to try to clean their ears with Q-tips, doing so can cause more harm than good. Q-tips push wax inward down the ear canal. This disrupts the normal flow of wax, which naturally pushes itself from inside the ear toward the…

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