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My provider only carries one brand of hearing aids. Is it important to have several brands to choose from?

No one manufacturer has it all and they are leapfrogging each other with new technology all the time. Particularly with regard to water...

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Is there any effective tinnitus treatment or supplement to alleviate or cure tinnitus?

To date, there is no Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved drugs to treat tinnitus.  Although there is no cure for tinnitus, there are ways...

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Will Donald Trump help bring down the cost of hearing aids?

The president has no direct power over the price of hearing aids. There was a bill to give a tax credit when you buy hearing aids but it did not...

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What is the expected battery life for a hearing aid with moderate wireless iPhone use?

Based on your question, I'm assuming you are using some type of audio streamer with your aids or using one of the newer Bluetooth direct aids....

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Which IIC hearing aids are the best? I'm looking for devices that can adjust on their own based on any noise environment, with a natural feel and clear sound.

All labs that produce IICs have technology levels that adjust for noisy environments to the best degree that today's technology allows. No IIC, or...

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Are any hearing aid companies offering cyber monday deals?

I would say it's relatively unusual for clinics to offer deals and the manufacturer of the devices cannot directly offer any deals as the devices...

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Is Starkey going to go out of business? My doctor recommended Starkey aids to me, but I'm worried after reading about the fraud lawsuit.

Former employees have been indicted, but the company itself is not under investigation.  Sales in 2016 are up, business is proceeding as usual,...

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Which hearing aids can stream music from an android phone?

Nearly all hearing aids currently on the market from every manufacturer can stream music from an Android, or any other smart phone that has...

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