My hearing aid is dead

My hearing aid is dead

Any hearing aid that stops working is much more than just an inconvenience. The good news is that most of the time, a non-functioning hearing aid can be revived. Below are some of the most common problems and solutions. If you own a receiver in the ear style hearing...
Invest in better hearing

Invest in better hearing

The purchase of hearing aids can be in its simplest form, transactional. Any product you purchase is a commodity. A hearing aid is a perfect example of this. Self-treatment is perfectly fine. We see it in podiatry, eye care, and dentistry. Self-treating can be a great...
My ears are ringing

My ears are ringing

Have you ever experienced ringing in your ears? My mother used to say it was because someone was talking about me! You may be surprised to know that tinnitus, or ear noises, can take forms other than a high-pitched sound. Tinnitus can present as buzzing, whooshing,...
What happens if my hearing aid gets wet?

What happens if my hearing aid gets wet?

Moisture is the hearing aid’s enemy. The good news is that newer, prescriptive hearing aids are moisture resistant. Rigorous steps are taken in the manufacturing process to assure that a bit of moisture won’t stop your hearing aids from running right....
Can I sleep with my hearing aids?

Can I sleep with my hearing aids?

Can I sleep with my hearing aids? We get this question often, especially from those with severe hearing loss and folks who live alone. It’s best practice to remove your hearing aids at night to give your ears a break. Ears, like feet, need to breathe. When...