Can Bugs Help Scientists Improve Hearing Aids?

Spider web in the woods.

You might think that spider lurking in your kitchen or the fly buzzing in your face at Mueller Park is nothing but a nuisance. However, researchers see them as helpful in unlocking the secrets to better hearing aids. Helping Hearing Aids Locate Sounds While hearing aids improve your ability to perceive sounds in any environment,
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What Does an Audiologist Do?

Audiologists are experts in the auditory system. This means that not only do they diagnose and treat hearing loss, they’re also able to evaluate and manage tinnitus and vestibular (balance) problems. Below we review everything audiologists do, what kind of training they have and how they differ from other hearing professionals. What Audiologists Do Audiologists
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How to Clean Your Hearing Aid Properly

Otoscope and behind the ear hearing aid being displayed on an audiogram

Hearing aids are a significant investment, both financially and in terms of time spent getting them adjusted to meet your exact hearing needs. Because of this, it’s important to take good care of them to ensure they stay in working order. Below we review how to properly clean your hearing aids so they provide years
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