Oticon Ups Its Game

Oticon Ups Its Game

The march of technology keeps getting smaller and smaller. In fact, small enough to fit into your ear. With a 2021 rollout, one of the long-time leaders in hearing aid tech — the Danish company Oticon — is releasing its new Oticon More line. Harnessing what the...
Cut Down On Stress and Save Your Hearing

Cut Down On Stress and Save Your Hearing

The connection between chronic stress and hearing loss is not actually that complicated. The workings of the ear are very dependent on healthy blood circulation; stress wreaks havoc with the cardiovascular system. That’s the direct line. What stress does is release a...
A Good Month To Review Your Hearing Health

A Good Month To Review Your Hearing Health

First established by the American Academy of Audiology in 2008, October is Audiology Awareness Month. It marks a desire to heighten awareness about not only general hearing health, but why hearing protection is so vital to the many people who spend time in noisy...
A Vexing Condition

A Vexing Condition

Not as well-known as tinnitus or Meniere’s disease, hyperacusis is another ear condition that can be extremely problematic for anyone unlucky enough to suffer from it. Hyperacusis is basically a volume-input issue that develops at some point in life (as opposed to...
A Hearing Aid Is an Investment

A Hearing Aid Is an Investment

Once you go through the process — and expense — of getting a hearing aid that works for you, how long should you expect it to last? You probably won’t be shocked that the answer is: that depends. Painting with a really broad brush, a high-grade unit should last at...