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Phonak Marvel Now Available with Telecoil and SlimTip Titanium

March 13, 2019

Phonak hearing aids in Waterloo, IA are the industry’s gold standard. Phonak is a brand known for its high-quality, innovative products that push boundaries and disrupt the hearing aid industry. If you suffer from hearing loss and require the use of a hearing aid, you should strongly consider the many benefits associated with Phonak hearing aids in Waterloo, IA. Phonak released the Phonak Marvel in 2018. The Phonak Marvel is the first fully Bluetooth-enabled hearing aid, meaning that it’s possible to connect the hearing aid directly to Bluetooth-capable devices, like smartphones. Now, Phonak is releasing Marvel models with telecoil capabilities,... View Article

Hearing Tests in Waterloo, IA Can Help You Identify Your Specific Type of Hearing Loss

February 22, 2019

When you go in for a hearing test, one of the things you’ll need to be tested for is the severity of your hearing loss. How much or how little you can hear will play a major role in what type of hearing aid and what settings you’ll need to hear properly. However, hearing tests in Waterloo, IA can also identify another important factor of your hearing: the specific type of hearing loss you have. Identifying your hearing loss type is just as important for finding you the perfect kind of hearing aids. Types of hearing loss There are four... View Article

Signs You Need Hearing Aid Repair in Waterloo, IA

February 8, 2019

Hearing aids are marvelous devices that can improve your life significantly if you suffer from hearing loss. However, they are quite small and require regular care to ensure they work for their entire lifespan. Without proper functionality, a hearing aid will be useless to you (and a huge waste of money). If you begin to experience problems with your hearing aids, there’s a chance that one of the many small components are broken or are in need of a tune-up. In that case, you’ll want to bring them in to an expert for hearing aid repair in Waterloo, IA. Signs... View Article

How Long Will It Take for Me to Adjust to Wearing Hearing Aids?

January 22, 2019

Living with hearing impairment can really lower your quality of life, which is why so many people turn to hearing aids in Waterloo, IA and elsewhere. However, though these incredible devices can change someone with hearing impairment’s relationship with the world, it can take some time to get used to the technology, both how they feel and how they work. Living with hearing aids does come with a learning curve, but a lot of the newer versions—like the Phonak Marvel™—are getting easier and easier to work with. From its amazing sound quality to connectivity and the rechargeable model, the Marvel... View Article

Researchers Find Link Between Premature Death, Hearing Loss

January 8, 2019

The more advancements we see in the medical world, the longer people live. Though this is a wonderful achievement, it has some unintended side effects that bring additional complications. One of those complications relates to hearing loss. According to recent research, after the age of 80, nearly 50 percent of women and 62 percent of men experience hearing loss, making it the fourth leading cause of disability. Though hearing loss may seem like a minor disability, new research actually suggests that there is likely a link between hearing loss and premature death in Waterloo, IA. This research is complex, and... View Article

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February 15, 2018 Lucille Eckhoff
"Thank you for your service. I can now take ‘what’ out of my vocabulary"
February 15, 2018 Rocky Stone
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February 15, 2018 Dottie Cleghorn
"Ron is my hearing aid man. He’s never too busy to see me if I have a serious problem. I have a severe loss and he has fitted me with the b..."
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February 15, 2018 Unity Point Advanced Care Team
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