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Going Digital with Your Hearing Aids

In hearing aids by Candace Wawra

It’s amazing to think about how far hearing aid technology has come in only the past 30 years. Not only have they gotten smaller, they have become much more sophisticated in their technology. No more apparent is this than when comparing analog and digital hearing aids.  Are you looking to make the switch to digital? …

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Hearing Aids & Artificial Intelligence

In Hearing Aid Technology, hearing aids by Candace Wawra

Hearing technology has come a long way since its humble beginnings. Indeed, it can be tough to keep up with all the new features and technologies released annually. Cutting-edge hearing aid technology is making hearing aids smaller, able to handle more challenging listening environments and aligning hearing aids towards being a lifestyle device, rather than …

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Can Hearing Loss Be Restored?

In hearing aids, hearing loss by Candace Wawra

We get asked this question a lot, and the short answer is, unfortunately, no. Most hearing loss is permanent and there is not currently a cure for, or a way to reverse hearing loss. Fortunately, there are very effective treatment options for those with hearing loss. Medical and technological advances have made great strides in …

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Hearing Aids vs. Hearing Amplifiers

In hearing aids by Candace Wawra

When referring to hearing healthcare, some people use hearing aids and hearing amplifiers or personal sound amplification products (PSAPs) interchangeably. This can be a dangerous confusion and can be hazardous to those with hearing loss. It is imperative that consumers know and understand the similarities and key differences between hearing aids and hearing amplifiers. Similarities …

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Waterproof Ratings for Hearing Aids

In Hearing Aid Technology, hearing aids by Candace Wawra

Whether you’re simply forgetful and often step into the shower with your hearing aids in or lead an active lifestyle near water, there are many reasons to consider waterproof hearing aids. For a hearing aid to be completely and totally waterproof, you would be able to completely submerge it in water for prolonged periods of …

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Support an Active Lifestyle with Hearing Aids

In hearing aids, Hearing Health by Candace Wawra

Active lifestyles take us into the unknown and engage our bodies in ecstatic movement! Imagine yourself running down a grassy hill or jogging along a beach at dawn. You might see this activity through a wistful gaze, remembering a time when your body allowed you more freedom of motion. Although our bodies do present us …