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Traveling with hearing loss, and how face masks pt.2
Joeri January 29, 2021
In our last blog post, we addressed what steps people who experience hearing loss can take to make travel more comfortable. Let’s now take a look at what airline staff can do to assist hearing-impaired people while traveling.  1. CLEAR FACE MASKS International travel signifies fun, exp...
How Long Do Hearing Aids Last?
Joeri January 5, 2021
Reading time: 2 minutesAuthor: Dr. William Smith (Au. D., Doctor of Audiology) How long your hearing aids will last depend on two major factors – the shelf life of your hearing aid as well as upgrades that you’ll have to make on account of other reasons. Shelf Life On average, the lifesp...
TRAVELING WITH HEARING LOSS, AND NOW FACE MASKS
Joeri January 5, 2021
At Hearing Aid Clinics, we’re dedicated to making auditory health services more accessible by providing free neighborhood hearing tests, or even online and private at-home evaluations. Part of fully honoring our commitment involves raising awareness about societal attitudes towards hearing loss, ...
The Pros and Cons of Invisible Hearing Aids
Joeri December 8, 2020
Approximately 38.2 million Americans report some degree of hearing loss according to the John Hopkins Cochlear Center for Hearing and Public Health, and yet, very few people decide to assess their hearing. Even fewer people opt for solutions like hearing devices that can improve their quality of ...
Finally, Face Masks That Guarantee Your Hearing Aid’s Safety!
Meghna December 8, 2020
If you wear a hearing aid, you know that face masks have made life difficult. Specifically, those who wear behind-the-ear hearing aids are struggling, since the device component that rests behind the ear often gets tangled, and even lost, when users remove their face masks. Thankfully, the...