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What Can You Do With Old Hearing Aids?

What Can You Do With Old Hearing Aids?

Do you have old hearing aids lying around? Perhaps you replaced them with new technology, or perhaps they belonged to a loved one who passed away. Hearing aids are often fairly costly, and it can feel like a real waste to let them lie unused or just throw them away....

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Home Security and Hearing Loss

Home Security and Hearing Loss

Many people with hearing loss, even those who wear hearing aids, worry about safety and security, especially at night. What happens if there is a break in, a fire, or other danger? Will you be able to hear the threat or be woken by the alarm, especially as you will...

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Hearing Aids in the Wind

Hearing Aids in the Wind

Anyone who has ever tried to speak into a microphone in a windy situation will know that they do not work very well together! The wind on the microphone can cause a very unpleasant roaring sound and distortion. This can happen and has traditionally been known to...

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Can Smoking Affect Your Hearing?

Can Smoking Affect Your Hearing?

We all know that smoking cigarette can have many negative effects on the human body. Many people know the biggest risks but aren’t aware of how it affects things like our senses. Can smoking affect your hearing? Let’s have a look at the research, and see what impact...

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Travelling with Hearing Aids

Travelling with Hearing Aids

As international travel slowly reopens, many people with new hearing aids are wondering how best to manage them while they travel. Should you remove your hearing aids when flying long-distance? How should you store them? Will you be able to charge your rechargeable...

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Which Hearing Aid goes into which ear?

Which Hearing Aid goes into which ear?

Well, you’ve done it- you’ve got new hearing aids, and you managed to wear them and take them off that night. Now it’s the next morning, and you need to put them back in- but you don’t know which one is which! Which hearing aid goes into which ear? Are they...

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Itchy Ears

Itchy Ears

If you’ve recently started wearing hearing aids, you might have experienced itchy ears at the beginning! Or, perhaps, your ears still get itchy after wearing your hearing aids for some time. Itchiness at the beginning is not uncommon, but there are some tips and...

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What should I do if I find a hearing aid?

What should I do if I find a hearing aid?

Unfortunately, and especially with our current mask-wearing rules, hearing aids sometimes get lost. They might fall off while you’re exercising, catch on your mask as you remove it, or even just slip out if they don’t fit perfectly. For this reason, we recommend that...

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Choosing an Audiologist

Choosing an Audiologist

If you are needing a hearing test, or think you might have a hearing problem, it can be difficult to know who to go and see. With so many people advertising hearing tests and hearing aids, how do you choose? Are there certain signs you can look out for? Here are 5...

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Why doesn’t my loved one wear their hearing aids?

Why doesn’t my loved one wear their hearing aids?

This week’s Big Question is one we get from spouses, adult children, and other family members all the time. Why doesn’t my loved one wear their hearing aids? Whether they are asking about their husband, wife, mom, dad, grandparent, or friend, it can be so difficult to...

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