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Why two hearing aids are better than one

Ok, try this: Cover one eye with your hand and look around. Notice how clarity, depth perception and...

Posted on: 04/14/2021

Hearing aids are more tortoise than hare

We’re a society that demands quick results and instant gratification. It’s how we came to have...

Posted on: 04/09/2021

Regular hearing checkups are a good idea

If you’re proactive about your health and well-being — and more of us are today than ever...

Posted on: 04/07/2021

12 reasons to get Livio Edge AI custom rechargeable hearing aids

If you’ve been holding out on getting hearing aids because you were waiting for something that...

Posted on: 03/31/2021

How loud for how long is key to avoiding noise-induced hearing damage

Exposure to loud noise is the second leading cause of hearing loss — after aging. It’s also one...

Posted on: 03/26/2021

Justin Osmond on what he likes about wearing Livio Edge AI hearing aids

In his second of six blogs written exclusively for Starkey, Justin Osmond — who was born with a...

Posted on: 03/24/2021

What to do if you think you have hearing loss

Most people who have hearing loss aren’t born with it. Instead, hearing loss creeps up on us over...

Posted on: 03/17/2021

Fall-related injuries are costly

Why is a statistic about falls the subject of a blog written by a hearing technology company? We can give...

Posted on: 03/12/2021

Tips for getting used to wearing new hearing aids

OK, think back to a year or so ago. Remember when you would go to a matinee and then after, when it ended...

Posted on: 03/10/2021

More than one in 20 people has disabling hearing loss

How many friends do you have on social media? 50? 100? More? Well, if you apply today’s hearing fact...

Posted on: 03/05/2021

Hang with Matt Maxey as he gets new hearing aids

Are you curious about starting your hearing journey but not sure what it will entail? We followed our...

Posted on: 03/04/2021

Can lost hearing be restored?

The quick and frank answer to the question, “Can lost hearing be restored?” is no, once hearing...

Posted on: 02/24/2021

Justin Osmond on how hearing aids have changed over the years

Justin Osmond was born with a severe-to-profound hearing loss and has been wearing hearing aids since he...

Posted on: 02/17/2021

It’s better to deal with hearing loss earlier rather than later

A 2020 New York Times article headlined “Can Hearing Aids Help Prevent Dementia?” covers a lot...

Posted on: 02/12/2021

Is hearing loss a symptom of COVID-19?

Last June, I wrote a blog addressing the question, “Can COVID-19 cause tinnitus or hearing...

Posted on: 02/10/2021

Tinnitus can be relentless

We’ve said it before and we’ll say it again — but any time a subject gets an entire week...

Posted on: 02/05/2021

Let's talk tinnitus

This week is Tinnitus Awareness Week in the U.S. and around the world. For those who’ve been living...

Posted on: 02/03/2021

Loneliness is not good for your health

Maybe it’s been this way for a while and we just didn't notice, but loneliness is getting a lot of...

Posted on: 01/29/2021

Why do I have plugged ears?

If you’ve ever flown, you most likely know the sensation of your ears plugging up. Irritating, right?...

Posted on: 01/27/2021

Too few hearing aid wearers take advantage of available services

We all agree that hearing aids are an investment — in our health, happiness, relationships and,...

Posted on: 01/22/2021