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Hearing terms guide

Get familiar with words and phrases around hearing aids​

Having hearing loss or being close to someone who has can be challenging and confusing, especially with all the new terminology. The articles in this guide aim to help you better navigate and understand the world of hearing aids. We hope it will allow you to feel more comfortable when exploring your options and talking to an audiologist or hearing care specialist.