Hearing aid prices will rise again after new hearing aid regulations

Hearing aid manufacturers are raising the price of the hearing aids that the government is using to help people who are deaf or hard of hearing.The new rules, finalized in June, require companies to provide more hearing aid than the government’s $300-per-month price point.The hearing aids are the mainstay of the United States military and […]

When smart hearing aid technology hits the market, can you expect a cheaper option?

The arrival of smart hearing-aid technology will mean cheaper options for the millions of people living with hearing loss.Smart hearing aids can help the elderly manage their hearing and reduce the likelihood of future hearing loss and even improve speech.“The impact of hearing loss is very significant for the elderly,” said Dr Lisa Stahl, director […]