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New pair of Starkey Wi
Feb 15, 2011 in Digital Hearing Aids by  wmcgowin
Just got a couple of Starkey Wis. I have not had a couple of RIC helps earlier (before this I had a couple of ReSound Metrix). They surely more agreeable. I am trusting that discourse acknowledgment is better. Shockingly my discourse acknowledgment has declined and hence this should (I trust) adju... Read more
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Is it worth it?
Jul 13, 2016 in Digital Hearing Aids by  rayjay
I just got another hearing test and the tech recommended the new Oticon OPN. I have been utilizing Resound Alera now for right around six years. The pitch on the OPN was this was prevalent for PDA use and in addition for having encompass sort pickup for hearing as opposed to coordinated pickup str... Read more
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Phonak Ambra SP BTEs
Apr 18, 2012 in Digital Hearing Aids by  sundance
Hi all I am a lifetime listening device client in the UK. My history goes something like: Different simple Phonak helps on NHS Widex Senso (1998) Phonak Micropower IX (2007) Phonak Ambra (TBC) I am at present utilizing the Micropowers with control vaults. This has worked sensibly well for ... Read more
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Power Domes HURT!
Jan 14, 2017 in Hearing Aid Discussion by  1Bluejay
Augh, the size vast Widex control vault to my left side guide has left a round, crude sore inside my ear. I thought about how in hell that could happen? At that point I investigated the arch, and see that numbskull circle of silicone on the tip (like an areola thingy). I can perceive any reason why ... Read more
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VA trivia/facts
Apr 20, 2015 in Hearing Aid Discussion by  KenP
Kyle C. Dennis, PhD, CCC-A, FAAA composed Aug 22, 2002 for Audiology Online:"The VA issues more than 160,000 portable amplifiers every year at cost of over $50 million." Dennis is Deputy Director of the National Audiology and Speech Pathology Service, Department of Veterans Affairs. I say, "Steed'... Read more
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Why Don't Hearing Aids Cause Damage to the Ears?
Sep 07, 2011 in Discussion on Hearing Loss by  MikeF
With a few people fitted with listening devices that have certain frequencies enhanced by 70 DB or more, why aren't their ears for all time harmed? Since the human voice delivers a perceptible sound of around 60 SPL DB and if that recurrence was increased by 70 SPL DB by portable amplifiers, the e... Read more
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Need help!
Dec 10, 2007 in Hearing Aids by  NumbEars
I have attempted the Orticon Delta 8000 and the Moxi Element 16. Attempted a zillion distinctive PC set settings as of now, on both units, without much of any result. With the Orticon, I couldn't hear discourse in a group well by any stretch of the imagination. My better half instructed me to dispos... Read more
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Tired of waiting for completely implantable CI's....
Mar 10, 2010 in Cochlear Implants, Middle Ear Implants, BAHA by  patrickinstardom
Hey, From time to time I find out about energizing advancements and associations that could prompt a totally implantable CI (no massive outer gadgets to stress over, aside from maybe for the charger, which wouldn't trouble me.) I continue hearing that it is conceivable to do this however I conti... Read more
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Does Starkey charge to upgrade 5 month old WI's?
Sep 07, 2011 in Digital Hearing Aids by  DianeK1
I reached the area where I obtained my WI's to make an appt. to redesign them. I was educated by the master I would need to pay for this administration and that he has not yet been prepared on the new programming. I think that its difficult to trust that I need to pay for updates while these guides ... Read more
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Phonak Smart IXs - Louder, Then Softer w TV
Jul 01, 2010 in Digital Hearing Aids by  davidbarry
Has anyone encountered this with the Phonaks where you are sitting in front of the TV and the sound is calmer then a couple of minutes after the fact it abruptly gets louder and afterward back. When it happens, I"m not tuning in to uproarious music on the TV. It's for the most part talk TV, and fo... Read more
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Bullying on this forum
Sep 13, 2014 in Digital Hearing Aids by  sortofcookiebiter
It is amazingly hard to get clear data about portable amplifiers and hearing misfortune. Individuals resulted in these present circumstances gathering since they are experiencing difficulty arranging their decisions. We are befuddled, or frightened, or searching for legitimate feelings. A few people... Read more
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What to tell an audiologist?
Oct 30, 2010 in Hearing Aid Discussion by  Stratuscom
Getting another arrangement of portable amplifiers (Phonak Spice). Past experience reveals to me patients and audiologists don't regularly convey viably with regards to fitting new portable amplifiers. Patients don't comprehend or can't portray precisely what they are encountering. Regularly the pat... Read more
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Restaurants
Jan 25, 2017 in Hearing Aid Discussion by  simring
I do well with portable amplifiers in typical discussions (I'm presently wearing Siemens Motion Binax), yet eateries are as yet unimaginable. I know this is a typical issue, however I'd like some exhortation. I wind up evacuating my HAs, which is significantly more agreeable, yet I miss a great part... Read more
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Do HA's help retain speech recognition ability?
Aug 02, 2010 in Discussion on Hearing Loss by  banshee
So I'm befuddled about something here. I have been told by more than one individual that I ought to get HA's before my discourse acknowledgment capacity goes south considerably more than it as of now has. The suggestion being that wearing listening devices will help discourse acknowledgment and in a... Read more
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Oticon Opn. Rebooting randomly
Has anybody had an issue with the Opns restarting haphazardly? At times it's the privilege and here and there the left however never both in the meantime. Some days just once and some days up to 11 times. These are my second set as I had a similar issue with the primary set. Could something in the... Read more
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Bernafon Verite vs. Oticon Agil
Apr 06, 2010 in Digital Hearing Aids by  StrayKatt
I have been perusing about the Bernafon Verite and sans channel handling. It sounds extremely intriguing and I wouldn't see any problems with attempting it before I settle on my ultimate choice. I am as of now testing Oticon Agil. Has anybody attempted both? Provided that this is true, how would the... Read more
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Starkey Extreme Power CIC / Zōn
May 12, 2008 in Digital Hearing Aids by  ZCT
I've been occupied as of late, and not had room schedule-wise to post. I just idea I would post this fascinating new advancement from my most loved listening device organization. It's a high power CIC, intended for clients who require control, however need little aids.http://www.starkeypro.com/ope... Read more
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Have you chosen Oticon Agil Pro over new Phonak Audeo SMART S?
Jan 18, 2011 in Digital Hearing Aids by  banshee
I've been checking the Phonak Spice string, yet I needed to ask a particular inquiry here. Has anybody out there trialed both the Oticon Agil Pro against the new Phonak Audeo Smart and picked the Oticon over the Phonak? On the off chance that you have, I'd love to hear why you picked the Oticons. I'... Read more
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Make sure your next HA has modern technology
Feb 14, 2015 in Hearing Aid Discussion by  miket
It may be another 6-12 months - however mfrs. are recently turning out with wireless applications that permit your telephone (by means of BlueTooth) to stream discussions straightforwardly to the HA. What's more, you can control a few capacities and settings. Up until this point, the couple o mfrs... Read more
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Affordable Hearing Aids
May 24, 2011 in Hearing Loss by  maxC
ive been glancing around at various portable amplifier organizations and have been hoping to check whether there is a more moderate computerized listening device than the ones that i obtained from hearsource. i cannot discover anything that is sufficiently high quality to beat 995 for every HA. ... Read more
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Hearing Loss and Mental Health???
Jan 14, 2012 in Hearing Loss by  kevels55
Hi Folks, I was having an exceptionally fascinating discussion a few evenings ago after I caught my significant other chatting on the telephone to another expert (My better half is a Specialist Social Worker for the Deaf & HOH) Anyhow, I caught her platitude, "if your customer has a Severe/Pro... Read more
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Oticon Alta2/Nera2/Ria2
Update 3/2/2015: Oticon’s New Inium Sense Platform Increases Processing Power of BrainHearing™ Technologies for More Natural Listening with Less Effort Conveys up to 20% better delicate discourse understanding SOMERSET, NJ – March 2 – Oticon, Inc. today presented Alta2,... Read more
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siemens - lazy useless reps
May 14, 2015 in Signia (Formerly Siemens) by  sabrin514
Okay, so those of you that have been following my case in different strings realize that a Siemen's rep should want my arrangement... Well we called the audiologist and she said the rep declined to come yet would be on the telephone. Must be a decent occupation to have the capacity to state a major ... Read more
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Questions from an aging audio buff getting 1st HA's
Jul 18, 2016 in Digital Hearing Aids by  Noah Katz
[I made a sig with my audiogram yet changes don't stick and it isn't showing up, so I put it at the base of this post. Additionally I'm posting in this gathering trusting that I'll have the capacity to discover agreeable computerized HA's] On the off chance that the underneath is excessively to ... Read more
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To good to be true???
Feb 12, 2012 in Digital Hearing Aids by  Rough2000
As I say "huh" to the spouse too often...and have the TV up to noisy... as per her, I am thinking about getting HA's. I got a letter yesterday from a neighborhood hearing focus about testing they will be doing in our general vicinity. This inside is an Audibel merchant. Here is a porton of the lette... Read more
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Unitron Next
May 03, 2008 in Hearing Aid Discussion by  Khenkels
Do any of you allocators have data on the unitron next? What is the professional's and con's? ... Read more
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My contact with three different hearing aid groups...and Phonak questions
Aug 20, 2015 in Hearing Aid Discussion by  jcummins
I’ve reached Choice Hearing, Hearing Revolution, and Connect Hearing, in light of what I’ve perused here, and furthermore on the grounds that they convey a few brands I’m inspired by. Here is some ramblings about my contact with them and more inquiries specifically on Phonak. Decision Hearing, ... Read more
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People who speak softly P*$$ ME OFF!
Nov 14, 2011 in Hearing Loss by  BradMM
This is another marvel yet I'm as of now educating a little class with just four individuals in a little lodging meeting room. I don't encounter this ordinarily however these individuals all appear to simply talk delicately and I'm continually saying "HUH???" Because I don't regularly encounter this... Read more
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Dumping Starkey S for Bernafon Verite
Nov 23, 2009 in Hearing Aids by  roberthamden
After battling for 3 months of Starkey innovation and an Audi that couldn't program the Aids I attempted a Pair of Bernafon Verite at Costco today for 30 +-a couple of minutes, what a distinction. Not sufficiently about time to make a last judgment, yet I could obviously hear the electronic money en... Read more
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Help for someone who knows nothing about hearing aids....
Oct 17, 2015 in Signia (Formerly Siemens) by  Squerly
Guys, I didn't know there was a listening device discussion (I ought to have figured however) until the point when this gathering was prescribed to me. I have truly terrible hearing. So awful that I have abandoned TV...I have a Chinese made telephone that goes to 65 db that I can hear on. At the... Read more
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