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Hearing Aid for Latin America team journeyed to make a difference, again

Dusty Potter, President of Hearing Aid Express, took a team of 4 to Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, in February with the help of GN ReSound and Spectrum Brands to provide profoundly hearing impaired students at the Centro Cristiano de Educacion Para Sordos school with much needed hearing aids. The team for this trip was

Why Loud Sounds Damage Your Ears (Noise-Induced Hearing Loss 101)

As a hearing aid fitter and dispenser, I see people dealing with the profound effects hearing loss has had on their relationships and quality  of life daily. Despite this, as a musician I understand that players need enough volume to feel the music and, more importantly, hear themselves over all of the other players. In a

Styles of Hearing Aids: A Quick and Easy Guide [VIDEO]

You've no doubt noticed that modern hearing aids come in a wide variety of shapes, styles, and sizes. In the attached video I present a 5 minute overview of the high points and low points of each style. Here's a recap! Behind the Ear "BTE" Just as the title would suggest, a BTE hearing aid

Untreated hearing loss affects brain structure and function

Recent studies shed light on the importance of timely treatment of hearing loss. Most people believe that hearing loss is a condition that only affects their ears. In reality, untreated hearing loss can affect so much more, including brain structure and function. According to a 2013 John Hopkins University study, hearing loss may increase the

How To Change A Wax Filter In A Custom Hearing Aid

Video Transcription Hi, today we are going to show you how to change a wax filter in a custom hearing aid. There are different configurations of custom hearing aids. Today we are going to do an ITE. Now with the ITE, there is the portion that sticks out of your ear which is the face

How To Change A RIC (Receiver-in-Canal) Hearing Aid Battery

Dr. Lacey C. Brooks, Audiologist at Hearing Aid Express is showing how to properly change a RIC (Receiver-in-Canal) hearing aid battery. For more information, visit hearingaidexpress.com Full Video Transcription: Hi. Today we are going to be showing you how to change batteries. I have for you a Receiver-In-The-Ear or Receiver-In-The-Canal hearing instrument and we are

Made For iPhone Hearing Aids And The Role Of Your Audiologist

With the introduction of "Made for iPhone" hearing aids, it is becoming clear that convenience in hearing aid technology is growing with each new device released. With Starkey Halo hearing aids, the user can stream phone calls, music, apps and more directly to their hearing aid while also more accurately adjust setting to fit their

10 Reasons to Try ReSound LiNX

Since ReSound released their most advanced hearing aid to date, the ReSound LiNX, the main focus has been its Made for iPhone (MFi) compatibility. No doubt, this aspect of the LiNX is useful and awesome for individuals who have a smartphone, but we here at Hearing Aid Express also feel it takes attention away from the other

Hearing Aid Express on Great Day Houston

This week, our very own Dr. Lacey Brooks, along with former Houston Astros manager, Larry Dierker,  appeared on Great Day Houston  to discuss hearing loss, the benefit of aids and exciting new developments in hearing aid technology. Take a second, and watch the segment on our videos page. Also, make sure not to miss out on our corresponding Starkey