Hearing Instruments Specialists: The Real Deal

There is a lot of posturing in our industry as to the value of a Hearing Instrument Specialist (HIS) vs. Audiologist(AUD).  While it is true that the scope of education and training differs, they cover much of the same market. The fact is Audiologists are trained to...

Hearing and Dementia: Fear or Fact?

As professionals, we have seen it for many years – the connection of our client base and the high percentage with memory loss. Research had been minimal to show the link between hearing loss and memory issues, but a recent published article from Dr. Frank Lin...

Widex brings a new level of e2e communication

Widex uses their ear-to-ear (e2e) communication and the incorporation of recorded voice to help clients better understand their manual inputs and even provides status and reminders for service. Most hearing aids will present a tone to advise the patient of low battery...

Siemens offers Android app to control your hearing aid

Siemens has introduced some new interface technology making your android smart phone act as a remote for your hearing aids. The miniTek® Remote App transforms Android™ smartphones into a convenient, discreet control for your miniTek. This app’s interface looks just...