The Phonak RemoteMic is here…

The Phonak RemoteMic is a great solution to those Phonak hearing aid users who have difficulty listening to one-on-one conversations in noisy settings. In order for the RemoteMic to work with your Phonak hearings aids, you must wear the Phonak ComPilot around your neck. The RemoteMic is then clipped on your partner’s shirt, which will [...]

The ReSound Verso Hearing Aid

The ReSound Verso

The Verso hearing aid is ReSound’s newest hearing aid on the market. It is available in two different levels of technology: The ReSound Verso 7 (mid-level) and the Verso 9 (high-end). Some advancements in the these hearing aids include: improved sound quality of music, increased feedback control (meaning your hearing aids will be less likely [...]

Try to remember the first time you heard music…this man does!

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Could you imagine being able to hear music for the first time at the ripe age of 23?  Well, the 23 year old mentioned in this story remembers it vividly.  This is a great story about a hard-of-hearing man finally able to appreciate music for the first time in his life thanks to getting new [...]

Starkey 3 Series Hearing Aids

Trouble hearing?

    Hearing aid users spoke and Starkey delivered.  Starkey’s newest hearing aid, the 3 Series, has been released and includes some new patient-driven features.  Besides the slightly altered design, the 3 Series now offers patients with a new tactile toggle switch and their most updated sound processing strategies to date.   One toggle button can [...]

Hearing-the Most Neglected Health Test for Men?!

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Take a look at this interesting link from Men’s Health News talking about how hearing tests are The Most Neglected Health Test for Men and some significant health risks associated with untreated hearing loss.  Hopefully, this encourages everyone (including women!) to have their hearing tested!

ReSound Vea- Improved Hearing for Limited Budgets

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The ReSound Vea was recently released for the budget conscious hearing aid user.  The Vea is available in both behind-the-ear (BTE) and custom in-the-ear styles.  This budget-friendly option still offers superior moisture protection with ReSound’s iSolate nanotech coating.  If you are on a strict budget, the ReSound Vea may be a hearing aid option for [...]

Starkey Wi Hearing Aids

Starkey Wi

Starkey has a wireless hearing aid called the Starkey Wi. Being wireless, Wi hearing aids have the ability to communicate with one another meaning you can press the program or volume control button on only one of the hearing aids and both hearing aids will react (provided that you have a hearing aid in both [...]

What is Tinnitus? -Can anything help the ringing in my ears?!

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Tinnitus is the perception of ringing or noises in your head that are not really in the environment.  Some of the more common descriptions of the noises include a high-pitched ringing, buzzing, humming, or even the sound of crickets.  Some reports estimate that 30 million Americans experience tinnitus.  Tinnitus is much more common in people [...]

Phonak H20- Phonak’s Water Resistant Hearing Aids

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Phonak recently developed a water resistant product line called the Phonak H20 that reached an IP67 rating meaning it “was not damaged beyond repair” after being tested in a dust chamber for 8 continuous hours or being submerged under 3 feet of water for 30 minutes.  Phonak is one of only two hearing aid manufacturers [...]

The Phonak Nano

The Phonak Nano hearing aid

Hot off the press is the Phonak Nano.  The Nano is Phonak’s smallest custom hearing aid.  It’s available in two levels of technology- the Phonak Ambra Nano (high end) and the Phonak Solana Nano (mid level).  Comparable to Starkey’s SoundLens, the Phonak Nano rests deeply in the ear canal (deeper than a traditional completely-in-the-canal or [...]