Testing Hearing in Remote Thailand

On a trip to Northern Thailand in July my husband and I were taken on a visit to a school. The tour guide knew that I was a pediatric audiologist and that I was in Thailand to do some lecturing about managing hearing loss in children.  The school staff asked me what I was interested…

Read More

HOW DO I KNOW IF THE HEARING AIDS ARE WORKING WELL?

This, of course, is the 64 million dollar question. The answer is “don’t assume.” There is only one way to know if hearing aids are doing well. Test them. Asking an adult with hearing loss if he is hearing okay with hearing aids is not necessarily going to give you the info you want because…

Read More