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Need Help Paying for Your Hearing Aids - How to Find Assistance

 

According to the September 2015 PCAST report on the state of hearing technology, there are millions of Americans with hearing loss that do not buy hearing aids because they simply cannot afford them. This is bad news, and is truly an injustice to people who are simply hoping to hear better. Fortunately, there are options for those who have hearing loss and are on a tight budget. 

Helpful Hearing Tips for Enjoying the Holidays

 

Another festive holiday season is right around the corner, bringing families and friends together to reunite and celebrate. There are conversations happening all over the house, as loved ones are catching up on the latest. However, while this time of year can be joyous and exciting for almost everyone, for those that wear hearing aids, it can be very stressful.

How To Overcome the Real "Cost" of Hearing Loss

 

Whether they are expensive or affordable hearing aids, the actual price of hearing aids is certainly a consideration. However, when compared to the potential costs of not treating hearing loss, even the most expensive hearing aids turn out to be a bargain. That is why getting help at the first sign of a problem could be the best investment in yourself that you will ever make.

The Problem with Mild Hearing Loss

 

Did you know that even a 30 dB hearing loss can cause a child to miss almost half of the activity in a classroom environment? Statistics show that up to 37% of children with mild hearing loss will fail a grade in grammar school. Here are a few more reasons why you should take mild hearing loss seriously.

The Hidden Value of Inexpensive Hearing Aids

For the generation of Americans over the age of 50, the general feeling regarding hearing aids has traditionally been associated with cost. Although technology has gotten better and quality has improved, most people still feel that hearing aids are way too expensive and in many cases unaffordable. In fact, many people over the years have chosen to not address their hearing loss due to the elevated price of hearing aids.

Hearing Loss and the Workplace

 

Success in the workplace is a challenge that most people face on a daily basis. For those with hearing loss, that challenge can become even more difficult. However, as with most things in life, if you have a willingness to take charge and can face the problem head on, it is possible to achieve positive results and be successful in virtually any career or business venture.