Healthy Hearing Report

Our daily dose of original articles, news and interviews to keep you current about hearing health and hearing aids.

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Hearing Aid-Compatible Stethoscopes

Is there an electronic stethoscope you can recommend for a canal aid user other than one that utilizes a headset? Headsets seem to alienate other staff and patients as well. Are there any other choices of stethoscopes to use with my hearing aids in plac

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Hearing Aid History: From Ear Trumpets to Digital Technology

The history of hearing aid technology has progressed over the years, from non-electric ear trumpets in the pre-electric age to today's sophisticated digital hearing aids that automatically analyze and process sound.

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Hearing Aids: Airport Security & TSA Rules

Following a few simple TSA rules and guidelines can help individuals with hearing aids and hearing loss get through airport security easily and enjoy air travel this holiday season.

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Sites We Like: Hearing Information & Hearing Aid Products

Every so often we come across a hearing website or hearing aids product website we feel may benefit our readers. In this first edition of "Sites We Like", we share with you just that – sites we feel you may find interesting or products that may enhance your use of hearing aids. Enjoy!

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Battery Operated Dry Aid Kits?

Is there currently available a battery operated, electronic dry aid kit. Summer camps are hot & sweaty, but hearing aid performance is vital. There are no electrical outlets at Scout Camp! Any suggestions?

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How Do I Clean My Hearing Aids?

I wear In-the-Ear hearing aids. How should I keep them clean? I know I am not supposed to get them wet, but can I use hand wipes?

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Listening Devices: New FCC Rules On Wireless Microphones

A new FCC rule requires wireless microphones that operate in the 700 MHz Band to stop operating no later than June 12, 2010 and will affect many theaters, churches, schools, conference centers, theme parks, and musicians.

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T Loop: Perfect With Hearing Aids

Loop systems and telecoils provide many benefits to hearing aid users including receiving sound directly from sound loops in public facilities to improve hearing in difficult listening environments.

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Hearing Aid Battery Tester

Is there a device that is more accurate for testing batteries? The battery testers now seem to give the same information on the same batteries.

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Take Care of Your Hearing Aids, So They Take Care of You

Keeping your hearing aids clean, dry, and safe can help them last longer and avoid costly repairs.

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Going back in time: The history of hearing aids

Hearing aids have been around since the 1700s, and technology continues to advance and make it easier for those with hearing loss to be treated. 

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Hearing Aids of Yesteryear: Big but not beautiful

"The more things change," a saying goes, "the more they remain the same." That may hold true for some things, but, thankfully, not for the hearing aid...

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Are ALDs only for people using hearing aids?

No. People with all degrees and types of hearing loss -- even people with normal hearing -- can benefit from assistive listening devices. Some assistive listening devices used...

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What types of ALDs exist?

There are many assistive listening devices available today, from sophisticated systems used in theaters and auditoriums to small personal systems.Various kinds of assistive...

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Starkey Hearing Technologies’ Wireless Custom Products Now Available

Starkey Hearing Technologies announces three new custom wireless styles.

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What the Hearing Aid User Should Pack for Vacation

Hearing aid users can enjoy vacation as much as the next person by taking a few precautions and packing some necessities.

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Getting your hearing tested: the experience

Getting your hearing examined is a painless and noninvasive procedure that will determine your level of hearing loss and any damage to the nerve, eardrum or cochlea.

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More holiday gift ideas for hard-of-hearing individuals

If you have a family member or friend who has hearing loss, treat him or her to something special during the holidays.

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The best phone apps to measure noise levels

We have reviewed the best phone apps to help you measure noise levels in your environment and protect your hearing from damage.

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Audiology & Hearing Aids of the Palm Beaches | Hearing Center Interview

Dr. Dana Luzon knew she made the right decision when she took the plunge and opened Audiology & Hearing Aids of the Palm Beaches.

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