Category Archives: Hearing Aids

Phonak unveils Virto Black: a fully-connected hearing aid shaped like a hearable

Stigma-busting Virto Black combines exceptional sound quality, universal Bluetooth® streaming, and up to 10x better-than-normal hearing with Roger® technology Leading hearing health care brand Phonak is challenging perceptions of hearing aids at CES 2020 with the world premiere of Phonak Virto Black, … Continue reading

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Wearing hearing aids may help protect brain in later life

A new study has concluded that people who are wearing hearing aids for age-related hearing problems maintain better brain function over time than those who do not. It builds on important research in recent years pulled together by the Lancet … Continue reading

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Say What? Oticon Study Reveals Which Top Foodie Cities Have the Noisiest Restaurants

One of the world’s largest hearing aid manufacturers raises awareness of the “restaurant dilemma” with new study on noisy restaurants in 10 key American foodie cities   SOMERSET, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–If you think restaurants are getting noisier, you’re right. New industrial … Continue reading

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Rock singer Roger Daltrey advises concert goers to wear hearing protection.

Rock star and lead singer of The Who, Roger Daltrey is, he says, “very, very deaf”. The Who is one of the world’s most famous and legendary rock bands. The Who started back in the mid 60’s. They were famous … Continue reading

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New Product Release from Phonak

We’ve all experienced it: you’re in a noisy restaurant and your mobile phone rings. You frantically dig in your pocket or bag desperately looking for your phone. One solution would be simply to ignore the call but what if it’s … Continue reading

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Game-changing Bluetooth Hearing Aid from Phonak

Phonak to Release a Game-Changing Bluetooth Hearing Aid That Connects Directly to Any Cell Phone and TV, Based on a Revolutionary New Chip Technology At The Eastbourne Hearing Centre, we’re eagerly awaiting the arrival of Audéo B-Direct. Due out early … Continue reading

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How To Choose A Restaurant When You Have Hearing Loss

Shari Eberts Hearing health advocate, writer, avid Bikram yogi My favorite restaurant recently underwent a large renovation. It was necessary, as the place definitely needed an update, but I was crushed. This restaurant was my family’s haven from noise. Every Friday … Continue reading

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Independent hearing care providers come out top in Which? survey

Independent hearing care providers have again come out top in a report by the consumer magazine Which?, published at the end of 2016. The findings follow a survey of 1,746 members of Which?, 568 of whom had bought hearing aids … Continue reading

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THE FASCINATING EFFECT OF MUSIC ON OUR BRAIN

Music is emotion and memory. It connects people, makes unforgettable moments, creates atmosphere, and does much more. The positive influence of music on our brain can now even be used in medicine.   What exactly happens to our bodies when … Continue reading

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How to Hear in a Noisy Restaurant

Yes you can improve your restaurant experience As summer comes to an end, those of us with hearing loss are once again faced with the restaurant problem. Restaurant noise is the number one complaint I hear about hearing loss, and … Continue reading

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