Myths about Hearing Aids

Myths about Hearing Aids

Bonnie L. Baehr, Au.D. Hearing Aid Technology, Hearing Aids

Hearing aids provide ample support for millions of people who experience hearing challenges. Like most electronic devices we use daily, hearing aids have experienced significant innovation over recent years. Hearing aids are more advanced, sleeker, and varied than ever before. But there are still numerous myths about these devices which can sometimes prevent people from seeking hearing loss treatment. In …

How do Hearing Aids Work?

How do Hearing Aids Work?

Bonnie L. Baehr, Au.D. Hearing Aid Technology, Hearing Aids

We rely on our sense of hearing to navigate everyday life. Hearing is not only essential for communication but also safety. Hearing the various sounds in your environment increases spatial awareness which is critical for maintaining safety. When hearing is impaired it has multifaceted effects that can take a toll on health and wellness. Fortuenayl, hearing aids offer an effective …

Summer Maintenance Tips for Your Hearing Aids

Summer Maintenance Tips for Your Hearing Aids

Bonnie L. Baehr, Au.D. Hearing Aid Technology, Hearing Aids, Tips & Tricks

Summer is here which means it’s time to enjoy the sun and outdoors. While this time of year is exciting, it can also pose challenges for hearing aid wearers. Warmer weather and outdoor activities can impact hearing aids and their performance. It is important to practice maintenance and safety tips that protect your device, supporting their optimal performance while you …

Hearing Aids Can Improve Depressive SymptomsHearing Aids Can Improve Depressive Symptoms

Hearing Aids Can Improve Depressive Symptoms

Bonnie L. Baehr, Au.D. Hearing Aids

The impact of hearing loss is often minimized to experiencing hearing challenges. But these hearing challenges can affect every aspect of an individual’s life. Communication is an essential way we navigate our daily lives and make sense of the world. Hearing loss symptoms strain communication by making it difficult to hear and process sound. Conversations, social interactions, and spending time …

When Should I Update My Hearing Aids?

When Should I Update My Hearing Aids?

Bonnie L. Baehr, Au.D. Hearing Aids

Hearing aids are an essential tool used by millions of people to comfortably navigate daily life. They are highly durable devices that can last up to 7 years. The lifespan of hearing aids depends on a few factors including how well they are maintained, the impact of daily wear and tear, and the specific type of device you have. Knowing …

Going Digital with Your Hearing Aids

Going Digital with Your Hearing Aids

Bonnie L. Baehr, Au.D. Hearing Aid Technology, Hearing Aids

Technology continues to evolve at a faster pace, offering more convenience and functionality. Hearing aids are no exception. This has been made in part by the digital revolution in technology which has been able to provide more power and nuance in smaller and state-of-the-art designs. Digital technology continues to push the limits of what we thought was possible in hearing …

Getting to Know Your Hearing Aids

Getting to Know Your Hearing Aids

Bonnie L. Baehr, Au.D. Hearing Aids

Have you recently come to suspect that you could benefit from hearing aids? Have you been diagnosed with hearing loss but feel overwhelmed by all the options? It can be totally overwhelming to understand what hearing aids will be best for you. There are so many styles and added features to choose from. If you are confused as to what …

Why You Should Treat Bilateral Hearing Loss with Two Hearing Aids

Why You Should Treat Bilateral Hearing Loss with Two Hearing Aids

Bonnie L. Baehr, Au.D. Hearing Aids, Hearing Health, Hearing Loss

Hearing loss is one of the most common health conditions that people experience today. Characterized by a reduced capacity to perceive and process sound, hearing loss can occur in one or both ears. When hearing is impaired in both ears, it is referred to as bilateral hearing loss. This is more common than hearing loss only occurring in one ear. …

Myths about Hearing Loss

Myths about Hearing Loss

Bonnie L. Baehr, Au.D. Hearing Aids, Hearing Loss

You might think you know it all when it comes to hearing loss, but we think you should know a few common myths about hearing loss. In the last few years, we’ve learned so much more about your ears and brain function and how you hear, so it’s time to update your knowledge of hearing loss with all the latest …