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LiNX Quattro released from GNReSound

When it comes to hearing Layers of Sound™, having hours of rechargeable battery life, and a super-powered chip, the newly-released ReSound Quattro has you covered. Sound Processing ReSound has taken the popular LiNX 3D and redesigned the sound processing package. Now, it provides extra strength in the signal and use of the microphones. Sounds are passed to the amplifier without being altered. You get richer sound quality due to higher input levels. That also means softer sounds are clearer and louder sounds are fuller without distortion. New Chip Quattro’s new chip is now 100% faster at processing, has 100% more memory, [...]

Hearing Aids Get Wet?

Take the steps below to help ensure your hearing aid isn't completely damaged. Saving Hearing Aids When They Get Wet Did your hearing aids get wet? This can be very stressful.  Over 48 million people in America use hearing aids to improve their hearing.  Some users are so comfortable wearing their hearing instruments that they sometimes forget to remove them prior to taking a shower or going swimming.  This can result in water getting into the hearing aids! This causes anxiety because of the potentially damaging effect of moisture on the delicate inner circuitry of hearing aids. In case [...]

Listening Fatigue is Real

Author | American Academy of Audiology What is Listening Fatigue? Hearing loss leads to communication difficulties.  To maintain optimal understanding, listeners with hearing loss must allocate more cognitive resources, or brain power, to listening than do listeners without hearing loss. This increase in cognitive resources required to listen to speech has been referred to as an increase in listening effort. Cognitive resources are not unlimited; using additional cognitive resources to listen leaves fewer resources available for other tasks. For example, to maintain optimal understanding in a challenging situation, persons with hearing loss may need to shift more resources from other ongoing [...]