Common Excuses for Not Buying Hearing Aids

Dr. Maria Wynens, Au.D.Hearing Aids, Hearing Health, Research

Common Excuses for Not Buying Hearing Aids

If you suspect that your loved one is developing hearing loss, you have likely already heard one or a combination of these excuses for refusing to seek assistance. Often these excuses work in concert with one another, and the struggle to convince a family member or loved one can require logical cartwheels. Knowing some of the most common excuses can … Read More

How Can Hearing Loss Make You Really Tired?

Dr. Maria Wynens, Au.D.Hearing Aids, Hearing Fatigue, Hearing Health, Hearing Loss, Research

How Can Hearing Loss Make You Really Tired?

If you find yourself more tired than usual, it could be because of hearing loss. Impairment to hearing can happen to anyone and often happens very gradually. This means that changes to your ability to hear could be missed or overlooked. One of the many symptoms of hearing loss is fatigue. The sense of hearing is more than simply hearing … Read More

Keeping Your Hearing Aids Dry

Dr. Maria Wynens, Au.D.Hearing Aid Maintenance, Hearing Aids, Tips & Tricks

Keeping Your Hearing Aids Dry

Maintenance is the key to keeping your hearing aids working at their very best for you. Why is it so important? You have decided to invest in hearing implements to help elevate the quality of your life. Your decision to educate yourself and go through what can be a complicated process to nourish your hearing experiences lends itself to maintaining … Read More

Common Excuses for Not Buying Hearing Aids

Dr. Maria Wynens, Au.D.Hearing Aids, Hearing Health, Hearing Loss

Common Excuses for Not Buying Hearing Aids

We can talk ourselves into pretty much anything! The challenge is to use that ability to better ourselves and our health. Hearing aids used to carry a stigma, cumbersome in design and worn by only the elderly. Today, however, with a combination of technology, design, demand and hearing health becoming a national public health priority, things have changed substantially. Many … Read More

The Pros & Cons of Different Hearing Aid Types

Dr. Maria Wynens, Au.D.Blog-post, Hearing Aid Technology, Hearing Aids, Hearing Health, Research

The Pros & Cons of Different Hearing Aid Types

Whether you are getting ear impressions or other listening technologies. There couldn’t be a better time to be shopping for hearing aids. Today’s market marries both technology and design resulting in sophisticated products throughout the spectrum. And there’s no shortage of options, either. In fact, it can be difficult to navigate your way through such a dense marketplace to find … Read More

Common Hearing Myths

Dr. Maria Wynens, Au.D.Hearing Aids, Hearing Health, Hearing Loss, Lifestyle

In America nearly 40 million people have hearing loss. There’s a good chance that either you or someone in your family is struggling to hear, so you might think you know all there is to know about hearing loss. But how many of these common hearing myths did you think where true? Myth: I’d Know If I had Hearing Loss … Read More

Hearing Aids Keep You Happy, Healthy, and Wealthy

Dr. Maria Wynens, Au.D.Family & Relationships, Hearing Aids, Lifestyle

Hearing Aids Keep You Happy, Healthy, and Wealthy

Health, wealth and happiness! We are always in pursuit and balance of these notions and rightly so. Let’s keep in mind that our health really lays the foundation for everything we need to pursue what is important in our lives. As we age and accumulate experience, friends, extended family members, and the financial security we work so hard to achieve, … Read More

How to Properly Care for Your Hearing Aids

Dr. Maria Wynens, Au.D.Hearing Aids

For most of us, hearing aids are quite an investment into our relationships, happiness, and overall quality of life. Because of this, as well as their small and intricate nature, it is important to understand how to properly care for and clean your hearing aids. Following these procedures can help you to increase the longevity and efficacy of your hearing … Read More

Best Hearing Aid Apps for Android

Dr. Maria Wynens, Au.D.Hearing Aid Technology, Hearing Aids, Lifestyle, Tips & Tricks

Those of us who use Android devices may feel like we belong to an exclusive little club in a world of Apple iOS users. Android smartphones have always been an alternative to iPhones due to their flexibility with customization, apps, and features. In the world of hearing aids, however, iPhones lead the way in terms of connectivity. Starting with early … Read More