Can Hearing Aids Be "Stylish"?

Can Hearing Aids Be “Stylish”?

Kevin Garnett, B.S. Hearing Aid Technology, Hearing Aids

For well over a decade hearing aids have been lugging around an outdated reputation as uncomfortable, highly visible devices. Yet, part of the reason they carry such an unflattering reputation is because, by contrast, modern low-profile hearing devices are hardly noticeable. Most hearing aids today are practically invisible when worn, …

What to Expect at a Hearing Test

What to Expect at a Hearing Test

Kevin Garnett, B.S. Hearing Health, Hearing Testing

Congratulations on setting up your first hearing test! While you may be nervous about your appointment, there’s nothing to worry about. Hearing exams are a series of painless and non-invasive testing that delivers immediate information about your hearing health. A hearing exam is the important first step towards hearing better. …

November is National Alzheimer's Awareness Month

November is National Alzheimer’s Awareness Month

Kevin Garnett, B.S. Brain Health, Dementia & Alzheimer's Disease, Hearing Health, Hearing Loss, Hearing Loss Related Disease, Mental Health, News, Research

For the last 35 years, November has been celebrated as National Alzheimer’s Awareness Month. Organizations and institutions across the country come together this month to talk about Alzheimer’s and other dementias. They work to educate people about the disease, raise awareness, provide resources and support, and discuss ways of preventing …