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Going Digital with Your Hearing Aids

In Hearing Aids, Hearing Health, Hearing Technology by Dr. Chris Lawson

Alongside other technical advancements, hearing aids have made huge strides, making hearing technology better than ever before. Although analog hearing aids help many people with hearing loss, the real game-changer was when hearing aids went digital. Hearing aids have three core components: a microphone to capture sound signals, an amplifier to raise the volume and a receiver to deliver the sounds to your …

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Tips for Driving with Hearing Aids

In Hearing Aids by Dr. Chris Lawson

It’s tough to admit sometimes, but things change as we get older. Some things are more challenging, our reaction time slows down. The bright sunlight may bother our eyes and/or it might be tough to see things at dusk. Our depth perception might change.  As long as you recognize the problems, including that your hearing needs a little boost with …

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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, …