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Hearing Aid Motivation

On November 30, 2016, Posted by , In Hearing Aids, With Comments Off on Hearing Aid Motivation

I see a lot of hearing impaired people in a day and I spend a lot of time working with patients to ensure they are getting the most out of their hearing aids. One thing that I have discovered is that patients who do extremely well with their instruments are…

Frequently Asked Hearing Aid Questions

On November 20, 2016, Posted by , In Hearing Aids, With Comments Off on Frequently Asked Hearing Aid Questions

Q: What is involved in a hearing test? A: At Meridian Hearing, we perform the full hearing test battery. Your health care practitioner will first sit down with you and discuss your hearing challenges and medical history. Next, they will use an otoscope to examine your ear canals and ear…

Debunking Hearing Aid Myths

On November 10, 2016, Posted by , In Hearing Aids, With Comments Off on Debunking Hearing Aid Myths

Coming to terms with the realization that one of your five senses isn’t working as it used to can be a tough pill to swallow, but it doesn’t have to be scary! The truth is, there is a lot of misconceptions about the transition to hearing aids that are causing…

Hearing Aid Selection – 4 Types of Hearing Aids

On May 15, 2016, Posted by , In Hearing Aids, With Comments Off on Hearing Aid Selection – 4 Types of Hearing Aids

There are four basic types of hearing aids. The first is the in-the-ear type which fits partially into the ear canal. These hearing aids have no external wires and are tight in weight. For mild to moderate losses they are quite adequate. The behind the ear model is the classic…

Hearing Aid Myths

On March 15, 2016, Posted by , In Hearing Aids, By , , With Comments Off on Hearing Aid Myths

Recognizing that you are not hearing as well as you used to may leave you wondering what to do. You may have heard of difficulties others have experienced with using hearing aids. These urban myths sometimes make people delay seeking the help that is available out of fear or worry…

Fast ForWord

On January 18, 2016, Posted by , In Hearing Aid Selection,Hearing Aids,Hearing Loss and Hearing Aids, With Comments Off on Fast ForWord

Fast ForWord is made up of progressive, supervised, computer based activities and exercises.  The exercises focus on building and improving essential cognitive skills such as: memory attention processing and, sequencing The primary goal of the products, currently offered by Meridian Hearing Centre, is to improve auditory processing; subsequent benefits may…