Keeping Hearing Aids Secure

Keeping Hearing Aids Secure

One of the biggest concerns facing hearing aid users is how to ensure that their hearing aids are secure. We always want to make sure that once they are in your ears, they stay there. Are your hearing aids secure? These tips and tricks look that the three main areas...
Hearing Loss and Tuberculosis

Hearing Loss and Tuberculosis

When you visit an audiologist for a hearing assessment, they may ask you whether you have ever undergone any treatment for tuberculosis. While asking about your medical history isn’t unusual when seeing a medical professional, one might wonder why tuberculosis...
What is telecoil?

What is telecoil?

When reading up about hearing aids and their features, one may come across the terms ‘telecoil’ or ‘T-coil’. This feature is commonly found in hearing aids- but what exactly is it, and how might it work for the hearing aid user? How does it...
Are Hearing Aids Rechargeable?

Are Hearing Aids Rechargeable?

With our smartphones, tablets, laptops and other devices, we have all become accustomed to rechargeability. Many of our electronic devices can be plugged in and charged, ready to be used the next day. However, when it comes to hearing aids, most people still use...
Choosing ear plugs for sleeping

Choosing ear plugs for sleeping

Recently we’ve had a number of patients with similar complaints- noisy neighbours, or a snoring partner, that keep them from getting a good night’s sleep. We all know how important it is to get quality sleep, and if a noise in your environment is keeping...