Untreated hearing loss is a real problem with real consequences like increased anxiety, reduced earning potential, social withdrawal and more. Our interactive tools below are a good first step towards identifying if you have a hearing loss, and getting the treatment needed to help.
- Online Hearing Test
- Hearing Loss Simulator
- Hearing Aid Finder Tool
The solution is simple.
Communication is critical in life. Your job and social interactions are all more rewarding when you can communicate confidently – and hearing is vital to that. Research shows that people who get hearing aids benefit from:
- Fewer instances of confusion and disorientation
- Increased ability to concentrate and multitask
- Better memory skills and a greater ability to learn new tasks
- Alertness and awareness of their personal safety
- Increased earning power and more control over their lives
OTC Hearing Aids
Tony Wasiuk spoke to Sentinel & Enterprise news about over-the-counter hearing aid bill that was recently passed, and the dangers of not seeing a hearing professional.
"We make sure it's fitting properly, they know how to use it, and a lot of times we have to reprogram it based on the person's lifestyle and tolerance for sound," he said. "It's a process, and as great as the hearing aids are today there's still a process of going through that fitting."
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