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How to Properly Maintain Your Hearing Aid at Home

Do you wear a hearing aid? If so, it’s essential to know how to maintain it at home properly. There are a few things you can do daily, weekly and monthly to keep your hearing aid in good condition. This article will discuss the best ways to care for your hearing aid at home. Study […]

Looking for a Thoughtful Christmas Gift for a Parent or Grandparent?

Hearing loss is the third most common chronic condition in older adults, and the most widespread disability. Statistics Canada* estimates that 54% of Canadians aged 40 to 79 years (over eight million) have at least mild hearing loss in the high-frequency range. Social and health consequences associated with diminished hearing include embarrassment, fatigue, anxiety, depression, […]

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Is There an Adjustment Period for Hearing Aids?

It may take up to four months to get used to your hearing aids and fully utilize them. Small improvements will be seen straight away, but patience is required. If you have any questions or concerns regarding your progress, please get in touch with your hearing instrument specialist for assistance. Hearing aids will often need […]

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Top 5 Hearing Aid Styles

Hearing aids come in varying shapes and designs. Hearing aids amplify sounds, making it easier for people with hearing loss to hear. They feature three integral components: a microphone, speaker and amplifier. However, they come in varying shapes, sizes and designs. These designs have five styles, and each type has its benefits and shortcomings. Typically, […]

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Summer Activities & Hearing Aid Care

It’s always important to live the summer months to the fullest. After the cold and dark winter, it’s important that we take the time to enjoy all that summer can bring. If you can plan it correctly, you’ll have plenty of happy memories to look back on once fall rolls around! However, if you have […]

Cost shouldn’t deter you from getting hearing devices!

Every day we have patients who return to our clinic to tell us how modern hearing devices have helped them communicate much better with their friends and families, and how the hearing aids have helped them achieve a better quality of life, such as being more involved socially. If you haven’t visited a hearing clinic […]

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How A Hearing Instrument Specialist Helps You With Hearing Aids?

When you consider hearing loss and the different ways to tackle it, hearing aids will usually come out as the best option. They are effective, they come in a wide range of different varieties to suit everyone, and there are even specialist hearing instrument specialists who can help regarding them. For many, they are absolutely […]

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How Often Do People Replace Their Hearing Aids?

When you are fitted with your first hearing aids, you should know that they will probably not be your last. There are a wide variety of different reasons why you may want or need to replace your hearing aids over time, but no matter what the reason might be, it’s important to understand when the […]

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What Style of Hearing Aid I Should Wear?

Choosing the right style of hearing aid can transform your auditory experience and enhance your day-to-day life. With so many options out there, however, it can be tricky to choose the perfect style. Fortunately, your hearing instrument specialist will be able to offer bespoke advice and help you to find a hearing device that fits […]