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US President's Council Recommends PSAPs like Simple Ear.. Help us spread the word.

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US President's Council Recommends PSAPs like Simple Ear.. Help us spread the word.

 The US President's Council of Advisors on Science and Technology studied the need for and access to hearing aids for normal aging people and report that over the counter Personal Sound Amplification Products (PSAPs) like Simple Ear are the way to go for the future to give people affordable access to better hearing for mild to moderate hearing loss.  Simple Ear just pre-programs the best hearing aid technology with a common prescription... think of it as cheaters for your ears.   Here is the link to the President's Council's September 2015 report.   https://www.whitehouse.gov/sites/default/files/microsites/ostp/PCAST/pcast_hearing_tech_letterreport_final.pdf

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Don't expect hearing aid coverage from the Affordable Care Act

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http://blog.aarp.org/2015/07/01/dont-expect-hearing-aid-coverage-from-the-aca AARP publishes some of the ins and outs on the latest position of the ACA coverage of hearing aids.  (see link attached above.)  Even with discounts, hearing aides are expensive.  Try Simple Ear first and get a boost in your hearing.  They are professional hearing devices, just preprogrammed.... like cheaters for your ears. 

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AARP Explains why hearing aids are so expensive. Try Simple Ear first

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AARP has a good article on why hearing aids are so expensive.  Check out the article at http://member.aarp.org/health/conditions-treatments/info-05-2011/hearing-aids-cost.html For an affordable solution, try Simple Ear first.   We cut the cost out of professional hearing devices by pre-programming them with a common prescription. Simple Ear is a high end digital hearing device ready to use out of the box. Too embarrassed to wear a hearing aid?   Simple Ear is easy to try... it's like "cheaters" for your ears.   Great way to get a boost in your hearing without at a far lower cost.  

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When should you get a hearing test if you have a family history of hearing loss?

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Our Take   Many people ignore the early signs of hearing loss, and frankly, it can be a hassle with our busy schedules for one more appointment to check our hearing when we are not even sure if we should be concerned.  This is a great article that provides great insights on who/when you should check your hearing.  Simple Ear has a very good FREE hearing test on our site (look for the link in the navigation) to get you started without the hassle of going to the doctor.  If the test indicates a severe problem, then you know you...

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New Aids for Aging Ears

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Our Take This article is right on point.  The cost of Hearing Aids has remained consistently high for many years while other devices have become less expensive in comparison.  Depending on the severity of your hearing loss, you may be able to get by with a Personal Sound Amplifying Product (PSAP) like ours that is a fraction of the cost of a medical grade hearing aid.  But it's important to determine the severity of your hearing loss and make sure you get the right device for you.  Check it out! Almost one in five persons older than 45 years has...

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