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How Long Will Silver Zinc Rechargeable Batteries Last, and How Are they Charged?

Barry A. Freeman, PhD

April 6, 2015

I'm interested in the new ZPower rechargeable solution for hearing aids. How long will the silver zinc rechargeable batteries last, and will the patient need to remove the batteries from their he...   Read More

HearYou from Comfort Audio - FAQ

Bill Bielski, AuD, FAAA

March 30, 2015

How do the transmitter and receiver units in the HearYou hearing set from Comfort Audio pair with one another?   Read More

How do the Number of Years in Practice and Patient Files Affect Practice Valuation?

Craig A. Castelli, Ronald Gleitman, PhD

March 23, 2015

How do the number of years in practice and number of patient files influence the value of a hearing care practice?   Read More

Is the ReSound Portfolio of Smart Hearing Aids Available with Android Phones?

Jennifer Seelman

March 16, 2015

Is the ReSound portfolio of smart hearing aids available with Android smart phones?   Read More


What's the Difference Between Frequency Modulation in FM Systems and Digital Modulation?

Bill Bielski, AuD, FAAA

March 9, 2015

What is the difference between traditional frequency modulation in FM systems and digital modulation that has started to appear on the markets?   Read More

How Can I Save Time on Social Media Marketing for my Business?

Melanie Hecker, AuD

March 2, 2015

I have a Facebook account for my business, but post rather infrequently because my time is too limited. Do you have any suggestions to how to help this situation and get the most from my posts?   Read More

What's New with the ReSound Tinnitus Portfolio?

Michael Piskosz, MS

February 16, 2015

What's new with the ReSound tinnitus portfolio?   Read More

What Non-Hearing Aid Options are Available for Minimal Hearing Loss?

Bill Bielski, AuD, FAAA

February 9, 2015

I have a patient who struggles in noise but is not open to a hearing aid for his mild high-frequency hearing loss. Is there a discreet option the market that I can recommend that will help with noise...   Read More

Is Social Media Important for Marketing a Hearing Care Practice?

Melanie Hecker, AuD

February 2, 2015

As a person who isn’t actively involved in personal social media, do you think it is worth it for me to start social media accounts for my business?   Read More

What Products are Available on the Siemens binax Platform?

Eric Branda, AuD

January 26, 2015

What products are available on the Siemens binax platform?   Read More

Does Ponto Plus Have Feedback Management?

Rebecca Cihocki, AuD

January 19, 2015

I feel some of my patients with bone-anchored processors face different feedback challenges than my patients with traditional hearing aid technology. What is the current feedback technology for some...   Read More

Is There Still a Need to Offer Hearing Aid Warranties Today, with New, Durable Technology?

Charles R. Stone, AuD

January 12, 2015

Today's hearing aids are durable, robust and include new features to protect from moisture and debris. Is there still a need to offer extended warranties?   Read More

How Does the Otometrics MADSEN Astera2 Support Tinnitus Management?

Clement Sanchez, Wendy Switalski, AuD

January 5, 2015

How does the Otometrics MADSEN Astera2 support tinnitus assessment and management?   Read More


Why Do Hearing Aid Batteries Test OK Despite Low Battery Alert Signal?

Kevin Kouba, BBA, MBA

December 22, 2014

Sometimes my patients say that they hear the low battery alert on their hearing aids, but the batteries test out OK with their battery testers. Why is that?   Read More

What Treatment Options are Available for Severe-Profound, High Frequency Hearing Loss?

Patti Trautwein

December 15, 2014

Many of my patients with severe to profound high-frequency sensorineural hearing loss still report significant communication difficulties even with well fitted hearing aids. What other treatment opti...   Read More


How Does Narrow Directionality in Siemens binax Hearing Instruments Help Wearers Hear in Noise?

Eric Branda, AuD

December 8, 2014

What features of Siemens binax enabled people wearing them to outperform people with normal hearing in recent studies?   Read More

What are the Benefits of Offering Extended Hearing Aid Warranties to my Patients?

Charles R. Stone, AuD

November 24, 2014

What are the benefits of offering extended hearing aid warranties to my patients?   Read More

Does Oticon ConnectLine Work with the Ponto Streamer?

Rebecca Cihocki, AuD

November 24, 2014

Does Oticon ConnectLine Work with the Ponto Streamer?   Read More

What is the Cochlear Provider Network (CPN) and Why is it Important?

Michele Fusco, AuD

November 17, 2014

What is the Cochlear Provider Network (CPN) and why is it important?   Read More

Can Professionals Have an Impact on the Availability of New Rechargeable Hearing Aid Solutions?

Ross Dueber, PhD

November 17, 2014

Can professionals have an impact on the availability of new rechargeable hearing aid solutions, or do we just sit back and wait?   Read More


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