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How to Adjust to Wearing Hearing Aids

January 16, 2020

One of the most common questions we hear from our clients regards how long it takes to get used to hearing aids in Fairbanks, AK. The answer is going to be different for everyone—we typically give a general guideline of about four months for a person who is new to hearing aids entirely. But in all cases, it’s important to... View Article

Can I Wear Hearing Aids When I Play Sports?

January 2, 2020

If you wear hearing aids in your everyday life, you might wonder whether or not you can continue to wear them while playing sports. It’s understandable to be concerned about your hearing aids while you’re being active—you don’t want them to accidentally come out and get damaged. The good news is that it’s completely safe to exercise and play sports... View Article

When Should I Get New Hearing Aids?

December 17, 2019

Anyone wearing hearing aids understands what a commitment finding a new pair can be. Once you sift through the growing number of options in the market, you have to get them fitted before undergoing that inevitable period of fine-tuning that new hearing aids require. After all that, you may find yourself wondering how long your hearing aids will last. After... View Article

Hearing Aids and Headphones

December 3, 2019

For music lovers around the world, headphones are a miracle. They take the music we all enjoy and allow us to bring it along with us as we go about our day. Headphones let you take a break from your cubicle and retire into a world of your own without annoying your coworkers. Headphones keep you motivated while you’re trying... View Article

Signs Your Hearing Aids Need Repair

November 12, 2019

Malfunctioning hearing aids, or hearing aids that no longer function at the same level they once did, can be more than just an inconvenience for people who rely on them—they can be damaging to their ability to function in their everyday lives. There are a variety of issues that can cause hearing aids to start malfunctioning. It is important, if... View Article