Author: Sam

The Pros and Cons of Near-Invisible Hearing Aids
Sam June 27, 2021
Most people shy away from addressing their hearing loss because of perceived high costs and potential embarassment. Even fewer people opt for solutions like hearing devices that can improve their quality of life drastically. Why is this so? It’s because most people are too embarrassed to be seen ...
How to Get Help With Your Hearing Without Leaving the House
Sam June 25, 2021
Reading time: 1 min The pandemic has forced the audiology industry to adapt to people’s shifting preferences for home-based services, and now it’s possible to address your hearing needs from the comfort of your home. This is especially useful for people who are disabled, live in remote areas, ...
Busting Myths Surrounding Hearing Loss
Sam June 24, 2021
#1 Hearing loss only afflicts older people While it is true that hearing loss is commonly induced by the natural process of aging due to changes in the inner ear, younger people are also at risk if they don’t take proper precautions. Damage to the ear induced by noise at a loud concert, or due...
Expert Tip: Test a Hearing Aid For a Short While Before You Wear It
Sam June 22, 2021
Let me guess – you don’t want to wear a hearing aid because you think it’s big, beige and bulky…like an animate prosthetic softly whispering “you’re old” every time you put it on. The truth is that contemporary models are sleek, stylish and nearly invisible to the onlooker – many of them sit snug...
Coping With Hearing Loss at Work
Sam April 30, 2021
Navigating hearing loss at the workplace can be tricky, and days at the office can seem long and hard for those who struggle with it. Effective communication is often hard for even those who can fully exercise their hearing faculties, and so it’s especially important for hearing-impaired people t...