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Earwax can actually be Healthy

Earwax can actually be Healthy and Earwax / Cerumen is vital for protecting your hearing. Excessive ear wax can accumulate and lead to itchiness, pain, a feeling of fullness, diminished hearing, and even coughing. Here, the best and safest ways to keep it in balance. “Everybody has sticky, oily earwax in our ear canals”. Everybody has sticky, oily earwax in our ear canals. Normally, it naturally migrates from inside your ear canal outward to eventually … Continue reading “Earwax can actually be Healthy”


Pulsatile Tinnitus

Tinnitus | Austin, TX | Austin Hearing Services | Audiology Pulsatile Tinnitus What is Pulsatile Tinnitus? When are Noises in Your Ears More than Just “Noises”? By Dr. Margaret Hutchison, PhD Many people experience spontaneous noises their ears appear to make on their own, or Tinnitus. More than half of all adults experience this at some time; this is usually not a symptom of something more sinister. However, there are things that people experience that … Continue reading “Pulsatile Tinnitus”

Over the Counter Hearing Aids

Over The Counter Hearing Aids,

Over The Counter Hearing Aids Over The Counter Hearing Aids The new law promises some aids will be more affordable in the future For years, hearing loss customers with mild to moderate hearing loss have had no options for relief except to purchase hearing aids. Hearing aids start at about $1,500 each. Over-the-counter Hearing aids, such as personal sound amplifiers (known as PSAPs) priced at a range of 100.00 to 500.00 per pair. There is … Continue reading “Over The Counter Hearing Aids,”


Phonak Marvel Hearing Aids

Phonak Marvel Hearing Aids Phonak Marvel hearing aids: the ultimate combination of exceptional sound quality and universal Bluetooth® connectivity Phonak Marvel hearing aids: the ultimate combination of exceptional sound quality and universal Bluetooth® connectivity Breakthrough technology is world’s first to fully support binaural direct streaming from Android™, iPhone® and billions of other devices Phonak, the world’s leading hearing aid provider, introduces Marvel – a revolutionary hearing aid family that combines the benefits of exceptional speech … Continue reading “Phonak Marvel Hearing Aids”

Clean and Check

Clean and Checks Wax and Moisture

CLEAN and CHECKS WAX and MOISTURE Cleaning is an important part of having and keeping hearing aids operational. Moisture is the enemy of all hearing aids. Knowing this all hearing aid users need to learn a few simple rules that will help their experience with hearing aids and save them money in the long run. I am a hearing aid wearer for about 10 years now. I currently wear a pair of 4 year old … Continue reading “Clean and Checks Wax and Moisture”

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Concierge Hearing Services

Concierge Hearing Services Would you use Concierge Hearing Services? concierge-hearing-services We dare to ask, would you use our services if the cost was slightly higher and the services are more convenient. Actually coming to you is a different delivery model. But given the changes in the market and the changes in hearing aids that can be programmed remotely, I believe that more and more people will be looking for someone to come to home or … Continue reading “Concierge Hearing Services”

Home Delivered Hearing Aids

Hearing And Balance Knowledge Base

Hearing and Balance Knowledge Base Discussion of Dizziness Dizziness is a symptom not a disease. It may be defined as a sensation of unsteadiness, imbalance, or disorientation in relation to an individual’s surroundings. The symptom of dizziness may vary widely from person to person and be caused by many difference diseases. It varies from a mild unsteadiness to a severe whirling sensation known as vertigo. As there is little representation of the balance system in … Continue reading “Hearing And Balance Knowledge Base”


Can What You Can’t Hear Hurt You?

Can What You Can’t Hear Hurt You? By Margaret Hutchison Ph.D Researchers have found that largely inaudible ultrasound signals from many electronics may be behind headaches and dizziness in some people. These ultrasound beams are emitted by sensors and other devices, including smart street lights, smartphone apps fire alarms and self-driving cars, to name a few. Headaches and dizziness are among the symptoms reported by some U.S. diplomatic personnel stationed in China and Cuba in … Continue reading “Can What You Can’t Hear Hurt You?”


Are Hearing Aids Tax Deductible?

Are Hearing Aids Tax Deductible? June 2018 By Larry Bailey Are hearing aids tax deductible? If so, how does that affect the consumer? What other supplemental hearing devices may also be tax deductible? The questions frequently asked by patients. Let’s take a look at some interesting findings on this important matter. Are hearing aids tax deductible? You might be pleasantly surprised to learn that the answer is Yes! According to IRS.GOV, hearing aids are in … Continue reading “Are Hearing Aids Tax Deductible?”

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Hearing Aid Refitting

Hearing Aid Refitting I have seen and heard that customers are comparing prices all over the place. Some are looking at Big Box Stores, Pharmacies, even at “Wally World”. As a hearing aid wearer and working in the industry, I have found that the performance of a high end set of hearing aids is dramatically limited by who will be fitting the devices. Case in point, I spent a large amount of money on a … Continue reading “Hearing Aid Refitting”