Hearing Aid Devices

Will my health insurance cover the cost of my hearing aids?
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You may be surprised to learn that most health insurance policies do not cover the cost of hearing evaluations and hearing aids, especially considering the many related health benefits of correcting your hearing. Only 19 states mandate insurance coverage for children—Florida is not one of them—and only New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Arkansas mandate coverage for children and adults. Wisconsin also mandates coverage for cochlear… Read More

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How much will my new behind-the-ear hearing aids cost?
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The cost of your hearing aids will depend a great deal on the level of your hearing loss, the technology and features you want, and the type of hearing aid your hearing aid provider recommends. Generally, there is a hearing aid for every budget, and fear of cost should not prevent you from getting your hearing checked and learning more about your options. Pricing the Three Most… Read More

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Hearing Aid Accessories and Support by True Sound

Batteries: Does one size fit all? The short answer is – No. Different types and styles of hearing aids require different battery sizes. When you purchase hearing aids your dispenser will show you how to insert the battery correctly and also inform you of the correct size. Battery sizes have a number and a corresponding color tab. Dehumidifiers: Moisture is the enemy of electronics and… Read More

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Tips for Maintaining and Cleaning Your Hearing Aids

Before getting your hearing aids, you were starting to withdraw from the world. You had such a hard time following conversations when you were out in public that you found it easier just to stay home. Your loved ones were becoming annoyed with you asking them to repeat themselves and began to spend less time with you. When you finally gave in and got a… Read More

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Common Concerns About Hearing Aids

Many people are well aware that they are struggling to hear as they once did, but they are reluctant to get evaluated because they fear that they will be told they need hearing aids. The thought of hearing aids brings many negative associations to people, but most of them are completely unjustified. Today’s hearing aids are nothing like what many people think of when they… Read More

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Hearing Aid Style: Behind-the-Ear
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The first choice you will have to make when buying new hearing aids is whether you want an in-the-ear model or a style that sits behind the ear. Each model offers advantages and disadvantages to wearers, and your hearing aid specialist will help you choose the best style for you. Whether you ultimately choose a behind-the-ear hearing aid style because of the ease and comfort… Read More

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Hearing Aid Style: Custom In-the-Ear

With the help of your hearing care provider, your first decision when it comes to your new hearing aids will be whether you want an in-the-ear or a behind-the-ear model. If you have profound hearing loss, an in-the-ear (ITE) model will probably not be an option for you, but most other people can consider these tiny, unobtrusive models when choosing a hearing device. Overview of In-the-Ear… Read More

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