No Such Thing as BACKGROUND Noise

With extreme concentration added, the directional hearing aids might make the difference for success in picking out basics of a conversation (from the low murmur of surrounding sounds) for short time periods, but even the directional hearing aids don’t seem to make much difference in my stress level.

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How Can Hearing Better Help Delay Dementia?

Today, 48 million Americans report some degree of hearing loss. Meanwhile, someone in the United States develops Alzheimer’s disease, the most common type of dementia, every 67 seconds.

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Personal Sound Amplification Products Can Help Seniors Hear Better

If you or a loved one is reluctant to get a hearing aid, there are dozens of “personal sound amplification products” (PSAPs) that can help.

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Hearing Loss Might Make Elderly Feel More Isolated

Many elderly people tend to be less outgoing the older they get, but those with hearing loss may become even more socially isolated.

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