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It seems like more and more Hearing Aid Manufacturers are opening up or buying Hearing Aid Clinics. This may mean that the end is nearing for the "Little Guys." Back in the day, most Hearing Aid Clinics were run by individuals or were family run. These clinics were able to provide a level of service and personal touch that cannot

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A couple of months ago the owners of our building on 2nd Street announced their plans to demolish the building and go "bigger and better." Arcade Hearing Aid Center moved into the "Arcade" style building in 1950 when it was brand new. After 62 years there, it is going to be a little emotional leaving. The good news is we

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High frequency hearing loss is the most common type of hearing loss and has historically been the most challenging type of hearing loss to fit successfully. Until recently, that is. With Swiss manufacturer Phonak's SoundRecover, high frequency information can now be heard in a comfortable and seamless way. SoundRecover was introduced a few years ago and has been tremendous! In

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One of the most under-utilized technologies available today for people with hearing problems is the Remote Microphone. Until recently, remote mics have only been available thru expensive and cumbersome FM systems. FM mics worked great, however, because it required wearing a bulky Behind the Ear(BTE) hearing instrument and a boot added onto the hearing instrument, along with a transmitter, and

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How long are we going to let ourselves keep damaging our hearing? Now that the civilized world has laws protecting our health in public places (like smoking bans), can we now include our hearing as something we would like to protect? A recent study by the House Ear Clinic confirmed what many of us already knew, exposure to loud noise,

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