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Use and Care of Hearing Aids

By Fe / 26/02/2018 / 0 Comments

It is important that you care for your hearing aids. Some valuable tips for caring for your hearing aids: Cleaning: Carefully use the small brush provided with your hearing aid every day to remove earwax or other particles that may have accumulated on the hearing aid. Never use solvents, cleaning fluids, oil, or water to clean your hearing aid. Battery life: When not in use, open your hearing aid battery compartment doors so the batteries are not in contact with any internal components. This will prolong battery life. Water: Make sure you keep your hearing aids dry. Don’t shower, swim,...

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Adjusting to Your Hearing Instruments

By Fe / 26/02/2018 / 0 Comments

You have your new hearing aids- so what’s next? It’s important to realise hearing aids do not restore hearing to normal.  Hearing aids are designed to make things easier to hear and you will experience a dramatic improvement in your hearing and quality of life. For most people hearing loss occurs gradually over years, and many may not notice right away. During this period, your brain gradually adapts to your hearing loss. When you first begin using your new hearing aids, you’ll hear sounds that you haven’t heard for many years. It takes time for your brain to readjust to...

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