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One of the most important steps to getting the most out of your hearing aid, is the hearing aid fitting that you will have. Overall, the whole process is quite a simple one, but having the right hearing health professional will help. If you’re not sure what to expect at your appointment, then here are four things to expect and

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If you have recently had a hearing test, your audiologist may have invited you to a hearing aid fitting.  The purpose of the hearing aid fitting is to set up your new hearing aids and show you how to care for them correctly. Many people wonder whether they really need a hearing aid fitting or not. Are they indispensable? Let’s

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Hearing aids are sophisticated devices that can dramatically improve your quality of life. It is not a good idea to order them over the internet and fit them yourself. Setting them up requires the help of a professional. Here’s why.  You can get your hearing aids adjusted to meet your specific needs Every person’s hearing loss is slightly different. Hearing

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A hearing aid fitting is an opportunity for you to learn more about your new assistive devices. It is especially helpful for people who have just been diagnosed with hearing loss and have never worn hearing aids before. How to use your device Modern hearing aids come with a wide variety of settings, allowing you to adjust everything, from incoming

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When it comes to getting a hearing aid, you may have heard that you will need to attend a hearing aid fitting. Perhaps this is something you have got coming up soon and you are wondering whether you even need to attend? Are hearing aid fittings really that important? The short answer to this question is yes. However, we will

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There are many different ways that hearing loss can manifest itself. Depending on how severe the hearing loss is, symptoms can range from struggling to communicate with others to complete social isolation. This is why it is important to get help in the form of hearing technology if you are having hearing problems. A hearing health professional will be able

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Going for a hearing aid fitting may not realize like an essential appointment if you don’t know what to expect. But in reality, a fitting is one of the most critical parts of the process of managing hearing loss , if not the most important.  Sometimes, though, the benefits of a hearing aid fitting aren’t immediately obvious. In this article,

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There are a lot of misconceptions about hearing aid fittings. A lot of people assume that these are quick appointments where the audiologist simply makes sure that the device will stay inside of the ear. However, this is not the case, as most appointments will last at least one hour depending on what kind of questions you have. You will

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A hearing aid fitting will generally last from 45 minutes to two hours. During this time, you will receive a lot of important information about your hearing aids. Your audiologist will also program your hearing aids for your needs and preferences, and makes sure that they fit properly and are working well. However, you will also be able to ask

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When you go in to have your hearing aid fitted , you can expect to have the audiologist or other hearing healthcare professional to ask you a lot of questions. They’ll ask about your comfort level, range of movement, feel and more. But audiologists shouldn’t be the only ones asking questions; you should be, too. Knowledge is power, and the

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