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Adjusting to New Hearing Aids

In Hearing Aids by Dr. Chris Lawson

You’ve taken your hearing test and you’ve selected a new pair of hearing aids. All the hard work is done now and you can now look forward to instantly better hearing right? Well, it’s important to be patient, because it takes time to adjust to new hearing aids. Hearing aids are not like glasses, and there is an adjustment period …

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Things to Consider when Selecting Hearing Aids

In Hearing Aids by Dr. Chris Lawson

If you have made the decision to treat your hearing loss with hearing aids, congratulations! You’ve made a decision that will have benefits far down the line. This is an important first step toward better hearing. There are a lot of things to consider and the technological options can sometimes seem endless. To help you get through the process easier, …

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May is Better Speech and Hearing Month!

In Hearing Loss by Dr. Chris Lawson

Every May, for the past 75 years, the American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA) dedicates an entire month to raising awareness about communication disorders such as hearing loss. For 2019, their theme is “Communication Across the Lifespan,” drawing attention to the importance of treating communication disorders from early life up to old age. Hearing loss is an important communication disorder …