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The Tech Hearing Bias July 20, 2017If you have hearing problems inventors haven’t been working with you. There is an age bias as they create their products for the younger faster adopters. And if you have hearing impairment the problem is even worse.
The Important Senses
We all have five senses: vision, hearing, touch, smell, and taste Of all senses, vision and hearing ...
Over-the-Counter Hearing Aids July 7, 2017-As of this July, over-the-counter hearing aids (OTC hearing aids) will be available to purchase in the United States. Many people may be curious about this option for hearing loss and what it means for the industry, so here is some more information about them.
What are they?
Over-the-counter hearing aids can be bought directly in stores ...
Noise Induced Hearing Loss – It’s Everywhere June 15, 2017Symptoms, causes, and prevention tips for (NIHL) Noise-induced hearing loss.
There are over 10 million people in the US alone with noise-induced hearing loss. People with noise-induced hearing loss have it due to prolonged exposure to loud noise. Regretfully, a big number of NIHL cases are preventable.
We are all subjected to sound every day, everything from ...
In One Ear and Out the Other May 30, 2017How is your hearing? Remember the phone commercial who’s slogan was “Can you hear me now?” In reality, that may be a bigger question than about your wireless coverage. It can be a sign of potential health trouble when questions like that are left unanswered or are constantly asked to be repeated.
Good communication is a ...
Understanding Speech. Is it My Hearing or Am I Getting Old? February 1, 2017
Age-related hearing loss is one of the most common conditions affecting older adults. Hearing loss can impact a person’s ability to understand and interpret speech, which impairs their ability to communicate. As a result, as we age our ability to communicate becomes more difficult.
When an older person asks us to repeat something we just said, ...
Noise-induced Hearing Loss February 1, 2017What is Noise-induced hearing loss?
Noise-induced hearing loss (NIHL) is a permanent hearing impairment that is a direct result of over-exposure to loud noise. Hearing loss is caused by irreversible damage to the inner ear and results in poor hearing capabilities.
In the past 20 years, hearing loss has become more common in the younger generations. Some ...
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