Do Hearing Aids Meet ANSI Standards?

Measuring a hearing aid to ANSI (American National Standards Institute) Standards should be a first step before any programming of the hearing aid is attempted.  While it is assumed that the hearing aids meet ANSI Standards, as measured and sent by the manufacturer, confirmation of the hearing aid’s basic foundation is necessary to ensure that…

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Hearing Loss Job Hunting Tips

  by Jeremy K. Jones, M.A., Sivantos, Inc. Looking for a new job can be a stressful experience for anyone.  But when you also have hearing loss, the task at hand may seem even more challenging.  Although it is premature to say that the stigma attached to hearing loss is no longer an issue in the…

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