More than 35 million Americans suffer from some degree of hearing loss.
More than 35 million Americans suffer from some degree of hearing loss. If you’re one of them, you may be shopping for an assistive device. Before you buy any product to enhance your hearing, it’s important to understand the various types of hearing loss, the differences between a hearing aid and a personal sound amplification device, and what to consider when you’re shopping so you get the product that’s most appropriate for your particular kind of hearing loss. We have found many resources to help in understanding the process. We suggest you start with the following article, which will help you better understand they types of loss you may have, the terminology associated with hearing aids, and things you should be aware of when making your decision to purchase. This helps you understand what to know when buying a hearing aid.
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