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Now the choice is yours - Rechargeable vs disposable hearing aid batteries

Batteries are an integral part of all hearing aids. As a matter of fact, all hearing aids have the same...

Posted on: 09/18/2020

Our best hearing aid just got better, again

Since they were introduced to the public two years ago, our cutting edge Livio AI hearing aids have been...

Posted on: 09/09/2020

Understanding the life span of your hearing aid batteries

When you hear a little voice say, “LOW BATTERY” right into your ear, it can be very annoying....

Posted on: 08/28/2020

Properly cleaning and caring for your hearing aid

If you make an investment in an item, it’s important to properly maintain that investment to confirm...

Posted on: 08/20/2020

Tinnitus - questions, answers and more

Tinnitus affects nearly 9.2 million Canadians. We’ve answered some few frequently asked questions in...

Posted on: 08/14/2020

It’s okay to feel stressed during these times

There’s no doubt that most of us are feeling extremely stressed during these difficult and uncertain...

Posted on: 08/06/2020

Virtual communication tips for those with hearing loss

At the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, work-from-home or shelter-in-place orders required communities...

Posted on: 08/01/2020

What to expect at your hearing healthcare appointment during the COVID-19 pandemic

Our hearing is essential. Our ability to hear makes it easier to stay connected to loved ones and the world...

Posted on: 07/07/2020

Social distancing doesn’t have to lead to social isolation for those with hearing loss

Untreated hearing loss is known to raise the risk of social isolation. The connection between hearing loss,...

Posted on: 04/13/2020

Stay connected and check in on your loved ones with the Thrive Care app

With the current global situation, stress levels are high for all of us, but may be even more so for...

Posted on: 04/09/2020

Your first hearing appointment and test - what to expect

Considering booking an appointment to have your hearing checked? (That’s great! Being aware of your...

Posted on: 03/10/2020

Hearing loss - the most common causes

There are quite a few causes of hearing loss. The most common causes of hearing loss are exposure to loud...

Posted on: 03/03/2020

Early warning signs of hearing loss

Hearing loss is often considered an invisible health condition, therefore early hearing loss signs often go...

Posted on: 02/25/2020

Dining out with hearing loss - 5 tips to improve your experience

Do you believe that restaurants have gotten louder over the years? They actually have! According to...

Posted on: 02/18/2020

What are hearing doctors called?

Audiology is the branch of science that deals with hearing. Audiologists are licensed healthcare...

Posted on: 02/11/2020

6 tips to help tinnitus patients

It’s not uncommon to hear certain people in the hearing industry quip, “Patients with tinnitus...

Posted on: 02/07/2020

Hearing loss raises the risk of social isolation

Hellen Keller famously said, “Blindness cuts us off from things, but deafness cuts us off from...

Posted on: 01/28/2020

Could Cavemen hear better than we can?

Science Magazine published an article suggesting early hominins, who lived over two million years ago,...

Posted on: 01/24/2020

Various medications can cause hearing loss

Over 200 medications are known to be ototoxic (literally meaning “poisonous to the ears”)....

Posted on: 01/17/2020

Enhance the benefits of hearing aids with new wireless accessories

With all the progress and advancements of today’s hearing aids and all the things they can do - no...

Posted on: 01/10/2020