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Hearing Aids and Bluetooth connectivity – What’s all the fuss about?

Over the past several years’ hearing aid manufacturers have introduced coupling devices to allow their hearing aids to talk to Bluetooth devices such as mobile phones, landline phones, televisions and more recently remote microphones. If I have a new properly fit hearing aid, why would I need something like this? The reality is, even perfectly … Continue reading Hearing Aids and Bluetooth connectivity – What’s all the fuss about?

Hearing Loss and Dementia

Over the next 30 years, Canadian seniors are expected to account for ¼ of our population and 1 in 11 will have some form of dementia. Concurrently, there will also be an explosion of seniors with hearing loss. Hearing loss is the second fastest growing chronic condition facing Canadians today, second only to arthritis. The … Continue reading Hearing Loss and Dementia