posted By: Earlens Web | 12.12.16

Hearing Aid Prices: How Much Should I Spend On Hearing Aids?

Hearing aids are certainly an investment, with premium hearing technology ranging from $6,000 to $12,000 per pair. But when you purchase a hearing aid, you’re purchasing more than just hardware. Most users report that hearing devices are an investment in themselves, their families and friends….

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posted By: Earlens Web | 12.03.16

Holiday Party Tips for Hearing Aid Wearers

Newer hearing technologies can help make background noise less annoying by using noise management technology. At the same time, you can take steps to make things easier for yourself in challenging hearing environments. For instance, if you find yourself hosting one of the many parties…

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posted By: Earlens Web | 11.27.16

Benefits of Broad Frequency Hearing: Better Hearing in Noise

Hearing and understanding sound are different issues for most people. Oftentimes, people who wear hearing aids will say, “I can hear him, but I can’t understand him.” This challenge is especially pronounced in noisy situations, like a restaurant with clinking glasses and plates, or a…

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posted By: Earlens Web | 11.24.16

Factors in Hearing Aid Sound Quality

When people start wearing a hearing aid for the first time or change from one hearing aid to another, one of their most frequent initial reactions is that “it doesn’t sound normal”. That’s because we don’t hear with our ears, we hear with our brain….

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posted By: Earlens Web | 11.21.16

Happy Thanksgiving From All of Us At Earlens

It seems like Halloween was just yesterday and yet Thanksgiving’s already here. We hope all of our readers are getting ready to celebrate with family, friends, and of course – food!   In case anyone is looking for last-minute menu ideas, here is a roundup…

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posted By: Earlens Web | 11.16.16

Hearing Well for the Holidays

The holiday season is here, and with it come the usual gatherings, parties and festivities that make the season fun. In some of these situations, even people with normal hearing can struggle to understand and follow conversations. Laughter and music can create competing background noise…

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posted By: Earlens Web | 11.14.16

Tips for Your Hearing Aid Appointment

If you’re experiencing hearing loss symptoms, or if you currently wearing a hearing aid but have noticed more trouble hearing, it may be time to visit your audiologist.   What to do before going into the office Go into your appointment prepared to share specific questions…

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posted By: Earlens Web | 11.07.16

Is a Receiver-In-Canal (RIC) Hearing Aid Right For Me?

Receiver-in-canal hearing aids (RICs) have two major parts: A case behind the ear holds the hearing aid’s amplifier and microphone, while a small ear piece that contains the speaker (known as the ‘receiver’)  sits inside the ear canal. A small tube connects the receiver to…

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posted By: Earlens Web | 11.04.16

7 Tips to Prevent Noise-Induced Hearing Loss

This football season, don’t forget to protect your hearing while you’re at the game. With battles raging between fans to be the loudest crowd, your hearing could be at risk.   Noise-induced hearing loss can be caused by extremely loud bursts of sound, or exposure…

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