Researchers have found a delicious way to slow down the rate of hearing loss

Researchers have released a new study about the relationship between chocolate consumption and hearing loss. Initially, doctors in Korea hypothesized that eating chocolate could protect against both hearing loss and tinnitus. To explore this hypothesis, they evaluated data from 3,575 middle-aged participants (aged 40-64) in regards to both their hearing health and chocolate consumption. They…

Signia announces Styletto – a rechargeable hearing aid with a stylish new form factor

Signia has unveiled a brand-new hearing aid line, Styletto, that combines a stylish form factor with convenient rechargeability and Signia’s market leading natural hearing technology. Signia has also conducted a consumer study before launching Styletto, demonstrating that 8 out of 10 patients prefer the stylish, smaller form factor to more conventional hearing aids.   The…

An exchange or a return?

Exchange When a patient is not happy with their hearing aid(s), or is needing to move from one type of model or style to better suit their hearing needs, this is called an exchange. In this case, the original set of hearing aid(s) would need to be returned back to the manufacturer by the provider…