Assistive Listening Devices

        Hearing aids help you hear better, but they do not “fix” your hearing. Therefore, in certain situations, you may need an extra helping hand along with your hearing aids. At the movies, the[...]

Federal Employees Benefits and Hearing Aids

As a Federal Employee or Retiree Benefits participant, you may be eligible for better hearing at no out-of-pocket expense to you or your family.  The Federal Benefits Plans (either BCBS or United as[...]

Can Hearing Aids Help More Than Just My Hearing?

You never know what you have till it is gone - a saying that most definitely goes for your hearing.

American Sign Language? Its FUN, USEFUL, and IMPORTANT!


I can only hear through one ear!

Swim, Swim, Swim | How your ears are affected by water

On average, July is the hottest month of the year. To combat the extreme temperatures, most individuals go to the beach or lay by the pool. When preparing to go, everyone remembers to pack their[...]

Children, Bills, and Hearing Aids

What your insurance covers is very dependent on the plan you have and the state you live in. When it comes to buying hearing aids, most states’ health insurance companies do not cover hearing aids.[...]

Blast Fireworks, Not Your Hearing

Happy Fourth of July! Independence day means lemonade, hotdogs, parades, swimming, and lots of noise. No Fourth of July celebration is complete without fireworks.

Interested in Becoming an Audiologist?

With graduation season approaching, it is fitting to talk about what it takes to become an audiologist. An audiologist “diagnoses and treats patients suffering from hearing, central auditory[...]

How Do College Students Deal with Hearing Loss?

College is not easy. Lectures, extracurricular activities, and social events can be especially difficult for those who are hard of hearing. It is reported that each year about 20,000 deaf or hard of[...]