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A Story of Hearing Loss

Posted by Barbara Olson on

I don't get  the stigma about wearing a hearing device... we where glasses and cheaters for reading without hesitation.  Simple Ear is like cheaters for your ears.  Stay engaged in life or you will get old.  Love Shari's honest story

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Six tips for birding by ear

Posted by Barbara Olson on

We have many Simple Ear customers who are avid bird watchers who use Simple Ear devices to help them hear better while birding.  We found this great article with 6 handy tips to bird by ear!  If you need a boost to your hearing, or just want an advantage to hearing those birds in the woods, check out our line of devices, and use those tips in this article. Happy Birding!   Two Cornell Big Day birders and a tour leader tell how they learned to identify birds by ear — and you can too! I arrived at Beaver Lake...

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PSAPs: To Beat Them, or to Join Them?

Posted by Barbara Olson on

Simple Ear personal listening devices are small, discreet and stylish.  They look similar to a mobile phone receiver, and provide superb quality.  This great article from the New York Times talks about the increased popularity of Personal Listening Devices, and does a great job explaining the differences between them and FDA approved Hearing Aids. Check it out! People who strain to hear conversations in noisy places sometimes shun hearing appliances as telltale signs of aging. But what if those devices looked like wireless phone receivers? Some companies are betting that the high-tech look of a new generation of sound amplifiers...

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Personal Sound Amplification Products Can Help Seniors Hear Better

Posted by Barbara Olson on

What are "PSAP's"?  Often they are high quality sound amplifying, listening solutions similar to hearing aids, but because they are not an FDA approved medical device, they can be more affordable.  They are not replacements for hearing aids, but if you just need a boost to your hearing, they can be a more attractive solution.  This article does a great job explaining more about PSAP's and SimpleEar offers several models that may help you hear better.

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A Hearing Aid for the Rock ‘n’ Roll Generation

Posted by Barbara Olson on

Another great take on the issue of hearing loss within a whole generation of people who suffer from hearing loss, but have not done anything to improve their hearing.  Whether it's denial, or people just don't realize their hearing isn't as good as it once was, SimpleEar offers a solution.  An affordable listening device could be exactly what you need.  And if you are unsure about your hearing loss, SimpleEar offers an online hearing test as well.

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