Hearing Aids

The Top Five Things to Consider when Purchasing Hearing Aids

Evolving technology within the hearing industry has allowed us to make remarkable changes and improvements to hearing solutions over the years. From traditional, analog instruments to more advanced devices, today’s hearing aids can offer benefits for your unique hearing loss needs. Aside from price, here are our top five recommendations for things to consider when purchasing hearing aids.

Fitting

Comfort should be one of your number one priorities when purchasing a hearing aid. If someth...

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Sensorineural Hearing Loss & the Common Causes

Hearing loss caused by damage to the inner ear or to the nerve pathway from the inner ear to the brain is referred to as sensorineural hearing loss. Over 90% of all hearing loss can be attributed to this with over 200,000 cases in the United States per year. It is considered a chronic hearing issue and can last for years or even be a lifelong condition. Here are some common causes, and ways to help prevent sensorineural hearing loss.
Aging

Your body changes as you age. Hearing loss is someti...

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Tips for Exercising with Hearing Aids

Exercising with Hearing Aids

Everyday routines like exercising can cause a bit of anxiety when you first start wearing hearing aids. Don’t let it become an excuse to skip the gym or not join a local rec team sport. Here’s how to keep your hearing aids in shape while you keep yourself in shape.

Keep Your Hearing Aids Dry

Keeping your hearing aids dry is the biggest challenge of all during exercise. Moisture is enemy number one to hearing aids and sweat is the most common source. Behind the ear hearing aids are...

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11 Fun Facts About Hearing

11 Fun Facts About Hearing

Ears grant a truly unique way of experiencing the world around us. It can affect how we learn and communicate and even keep us on our toes.

Check out these 11 fun facts about hearing:
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The Unseen Hearing Aid

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Lyric is the first and only hearing aid that can be worn for 24-hours a day, seven days a week, for months at a time. This 100 percent invisible hearing solution is positioned completely inside the ear canal so that it stays out of sight while providing the best natural sound quality.

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Accessories For Hearing Aids

Hearing Aid Accessories

Hearing aids definitely aren't what they used to be and the accessories are endless. New hearing aid technology now allows your electronic devices to be synced to your hearing aids for the best understanding in noise and over distance whether you’re listening to music, enjoying your favorite show or are in a meeting at work.

Phonak has many great solutions for the times when you are trying to communicate one-on-one or in a group of people.

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How Can I Hear Better With Background Noise?

How Can I hear Better with Background Noise

We often hear the complaint from patients that even though they can hear; they are not able to understand what people are saying. Background noise can drown out speech and produce the problem of understanding speech. Any noise that interferes with the ability to hear, pay attention and understand the signal you want to hear is background noise. Causes of background noise can be from several people talking at once, music, reverberations, laughing, and traffic noise, to name a few.

Whether you ...

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What is Tinnitus?

What is Tinnitus

Tinnitus Explained

The simplest explanation of Tinnitus is a ringing or buzzing in the ears that does not come from an external source. You may think it is a problem with the ear, but its cause actually comes from the brain. Sound information is processed from an area in the brain called the auditory cortex. The auditory cortex is divided up into areas that are responsible for processing different frequencies. When the nerves that are connected to the auditory cortex are damaged, it ca...

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Complimentary Hearing Screenings

During the month of October our office is offering complimentary Hearing Screenings to members of our community and currently have appointment openings between October 4th & 25th.

Whether you have a previously treated or suspected hearing condition, we would advise you to schedule a hearing screening soon.

During your appointment we will:
1) Review Medical & Hearing History
2) Examine Ear Canals
3) Recommend Individual Treatment Plan
4) Demonstrate Recent Advanceme...

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Lyric Special Hearing Event: Sept 19-23

Join us for our Lyric Special Hearing Event September 19th - 23rd, 2016 at our Fort Collins and Windsor locations.

Learn About Lyric, get a risk-free 30-Day Trial* and Complimentary Lyric Consultation

5 Days Only (Sept. 19-23)
• Risk-Free 30-Day Trial**
• Complimentary Lyric Consultation

FINALLY, EFFORTLESS HEARING
Lyric is the world’s ONLY 100% invisible, extended-wear hearing device. There are no batteries to change, no daily maintenance, and no daily insertion or ...

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