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  1. 1. MYTH: Hearing aids will cure hearing loss or restore a hearing impaired individuals hearing to hearing aids
  2. 2. Fact: No assistive hearing device will ever permit a reading reducedperson to have standard listening to An assistive hearing aid just are notable to supply just what the ear as well as intricate functioning of anxietycan What it really can do is boost seems to ensure individuals usingthem can be helped by and get a wide variety of listening circumstancesExperiencing greater helps one to respond correctly as a resultenhancing connection skills MYTH: Hearing aids will resolve all of ahearing impaired individuals communication difficulties TRUTH: This isimpossible, although hearing aids go a long way in helping a hearingimpaired individual with their communication skills Hearing aid wearersoften still have problems following conversations when background noiseis present or in noisy public settings, thus inhibiting their ability tocommunicate effectively in those situations
  3. 3. Fable: Assistive hearing aid devices will ruin left over reading TRUTH:Since hearing aids are prescribed according to an individual wearersspecific hearing loss, it would be a rare occurrence for a hearing aid tocause further damage to a persons hearing There are several things ahearing impaired individual can do to further reduce the possibility ofdamage caused by hearing aids They must be well maintained, worncorrectly and well fitted MYTH: Smaller hearing aids have bettertechnology Fact: Equally bigger hearing aids and smaller sized versionsare equipped with cutting edge technologies Two of the most frequentkinds of assistive hearing aid devices are behind the ear (BTE) and fullywithin the channel (CIC) assistive hearing aid devices
  4. 4. Whether thoughts is broken capable of don an assistive hearing devicewhich is almost invisible with a casual observer, is dependent upon thetype of reading disability theyve The assistive hearing aid device thatsbest suited for just one persons a higher level impairment or tuning inneeds, might not exactly essentially be best suited to a different particularperson MYTH: Hearing aids are not absolutely necessary for relativelyminor hearing losses TRUTH: It is not advisable to put off obtaininghearing aids until hearing loss becomes a bigger problem Over time therisk of permanent sound distortion increases In this case, even whenhearing aids amplify the volume of the spoken word it can still soundgarbled
  5. 5. MYTH: Assistive hearing aid devices will not be successful for sometypes of experiencing losses TRUTH: Generations ago people withcertain types of hearing losses, such as high frequency, were told therewas little or no help out there for them With advances in hearing aidtechnology this is no longer true Hearing aids are now effective for atleast 95 % of hearing impaired individuals MYTH: Babies cant be fittedwith hearing aids Fact: Actually infants as early as a month outdatedmight be fixed with assistive hearing aid devices
  6. 6. With the rise in listening to checks for at an increased risk newborns,listening to problems are found previous then at any time and the world ofassistive hearing aid study and technology is performing its advisable tokeep tempo MYTH: It doesnt matter where hearing aids are purchasedTRUTH: While buying hearing aids through mail order or off the internetmay be less expensive, it is not necessarily advisable By purchasingthrough these venues, a hearing aid consumer may be giving up thequality of care they will get by working with an audiologist This discounthearing aids includes things such as a qualified hearing evaluation,professional recommendations as to the most appropriate type of hearingaid, expert instruction regarding proper hearing aid usage, follow up care,etc
  7. 7. discount hearing aids