Why can’t a doctor afford to buy a hearing aid?


HEARING ASSISTANCE: The cost of hearing aids is becoming a hot topic, with experts warning that the cost of buying a hearing aids can be prohibitive.The hearing aids industry has grown to a billion dollars a year, and they’re now the most expensive item on the list, according to a new report.Many consumers are hesitant […]

How a deaf child can hear with an oticon earphone


The world has seen the emergence of hearing aids and, for the most part, the devices are fairly affordable.But for a deaf kid, these hearing aids aren’t a good match for the other devices in his or her life.As the head of the hearing aid advocacy group Audible, Sarah Jaffa says that for children with […]