Can a Smartphone App Replace Your Hearing Aid?

A recent study published in The Hearing Review addresses the question of whether a smartphone application would be a sufficient substitution for a hearing aid. The study compares the participants subjective opinion of two smartphone apps and a traditional hearing aid, as well as compares objective measures of how well the participant performs in noise […]

11 Celebrities With Hearing Loss And How They Manage

Have you ever felt like you might be alone with your hearing loss?  None of your friends have hearing loss, or your parents and maybe it’s just you? Of course it sounds silly, but every once in a while you might feel like that. The truth is that millions of people around the world are […]

4 Hearing Aids That Can Help Reduce Your Tinnitus

Tinnitus, or noises in the ears, is most commonly accompanied by some degree of hearing loss. Even if you are not experiencing significant communication difficulties, you may have a hearing loss that you are unaware of. Even a mild hearing loss can lead to tinnitus in the ear. While the specific mechanism causing tinnitus is […]

9 Reasons You Should Never Buy Hearing Aids Online

There‚Äôs no question that online shopping has made our lives easier. In some cases, a single click is all it takes to have a package at your doorstep the next day. As with most other products, the ability to buy hearing aids online has been made far easier within the past decade. Unlike other products, […]

Is There Medication for Tinnitus?

The most frequently asked questions I get every day are, “Is there a cure for tinnitus”? or “Is there a medication for tinnitus?” Tinnitus, or noises in the ears, can affect people to different degrees, but in general most people want it to just go away! When I begin to discuss some of the sound […]