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  1. Thread: high freq loss

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    Most if not all HA's will do what you want: boost...

    Most if not all HA's will do what you want: boost the HF's and adjust the volume. You don't have to enable all the bells and whistles. To make it easier just look at the lower end HA's and forget...
  2. Thread: HA's and glasses

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    Behind the ear(BTE)

    Behind the ear(BTE)
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    You don't hear out of the bad ear. The sound...

    You don't hear out of the bad ear. The sound that would normally be heard in the bad ear is transmitted to the good ear, so the sound you would normally hear in both ears is just heard in the ear...
  4. Hopefully you have already been seen by an ENT. ...

    Hopefully you have already been seen by an ENT. What is your family history? Either parent or grandparents deaf? Have you been on antibiotics? What do you do for a living?
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    If that's the hearing you have than you have a...

    If that's the hearing you have than you have a reverse slope loss! Normal hearing doesn't allow you to hear a pin drop from a block away!
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    If that's your audiogram, you don't have perfect...

    If that's your audiogram, you don't have perfect hearing! You have hearing loss and need to find yourself a new audiologist or HIS.
  7. Thread: Hearing aid molds

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    Problem here is the OP is looking for molds that...

    Problem here is the OP is looking for molds that are non occluding, so silicone or the molds you just got won't work.
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    Still sounds like recruitment or hyperacusis to...

    Still sounds like recruitment or hyperacusis to me, like I said in my earlier post. Both my sister and wife have it and they avoid the same things you do like the plague.
  9. Thread: HA's and glasses

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    Are you sure it's the temples of your glasses...

    Are you sure it's the temples of your glasses doing this? The more likely culprit is your hair, since the mics are on the top and not the sides of the HA's. The temples of your glasses probably are...
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    We get our volume from the LF and our clarity...

    We get our volume from the LF and our clarity from our HF; since your HF loss is in the 55 to 80 dB range and you have open fit HA's it's no wonder you can't hear in noise. My HF loss is worse than...
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    Did I miss something? Did tgh post his audiogram...

    Did I miss something? Did tgh post his audiogram somewhere?
  12. Thread: Hearing aid styles

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    I know a HIS who has two perforated ear drums and...

    I know a HIS who has two perforated ear drums and has had several procedures to close them up without success. She wears CIC HA's feeling they offer her the best protection against ear infections. ...
  13. I only wipe my HA's down with wipes about once a...

    I only wipe my HA's down with wipes about once a week.

    I wipe them down with a towel each night.

    I also store them in a Global Dry N Store each night, with the battery door open. The Dry N...
  14. Thread: RIC wire life

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    My receiver wire on my left agil pro just went...

    My receiver wire on my left agil pro just went out after five years, right one is still going strong.
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    You also have to remember that old movies and TV...

    You also have to remember that old movies and TV shows where recorded in analog and newer movies are in Dolby digital. The first movie to be in Dolby was Batman Returns in 1992.
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    If your military and go through the VA your HA's...

    If your military and go through the VA your HA's will most likely be free, I have yet to hear about anyone who actually had to pay. As far as insurance and HA's are concerned it astonishes me that...
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    You mean the same pharmaceutical companies that...

    You mean the same pharmaceutical companies that are currently gouging us on anything they sell and the same government who allows it to happen? My guess is the treatment will cost over $50 grand,...
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    I would hate to see what the companies who will...

    I would hate to see what the companies who will offer the treatment will charge for it.
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    Sorry to pop your balloon but I have seen first...

    Sorry to pop your balloon but I have seen first hand what can be done with the same HA's by someone who doesn't know what they are doing or doesn't fully understand what needs to be done to allow you...
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    My point was that for over 5 years I have seen a...

    My point was that for over 5 years I have seen a number of these studies and trials and everyone says a cure for hearing loss is around the corner. So far all that is happened is some mice have...
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    Exactly. I edited my above post, I forgot to add...

    Exactly. I edited my above post, I forgot to add that your HA's are only as good as the person programming them.
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    You may not need the additional programs, but...

    You may not need the additional programs, but they are nice to have just in case you do. I have my standard program which I use 99% of the time. However, I also have a music program which does make...
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    The study I read just gave the numbers regarding...

    The study I read just gave the numbers regarding countries and HA satisfaction ratings, they didn't say why they were so low or high. My current audiologist is Japanese, from Japan, and trained in...
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    Jtl, First thing to tell your HIS at Costco...

    Jtl,

    First thing to tell your HIS at Costco is: these are your HA's not hers and you expect them to be set up to your liking not hers. If she doesn't want to do it your way find the store...
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    If you look at the studies, HA satisfaction...

    If you look at the studies, HA satisfaction varies from country to country with the low being 36% being satisfied in Japan to a high of 84% in Switzerland, the US comes in at 76%. When all tabulated...
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