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The Death of the Telecoil

View a short YouTube video of why an American Audiologist Dr. Cliff Olson in Phoenix, Arizona, explains what a telecoil is and 5 reasons why it may not be around for much longer.

LIFE MEMBERSHIP to GRAHAM ABBOTT

Graham was given Life Membership at a morning tea held at Adelene Village for theoccasion. President of BHACC Jeannine Asciak presented Graham with a Certificate and spoke of his long service to Better Hearing. He attended the HLM group at Adelene where he assisted the group leader and until recently lead the group. Graham also …

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Teleaudiology

Ian Rimes’ perspective, consumer advocate on the Teleaudiology Guidelines Working Group.  Read more

Can using earbuds lead to hearing loss?

BALTIMORE — Earbuds are more popular than ever. Many people wear them all day, the tiny but powerful listening devices have taken the headphone community by storm.Doctor of Audiology Melissa Segev with Audiologists Associates says problems arise when people underestimate how loud they set the volume on their personal audio devices.“We’re seeing patients who are …

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Hearing loops

A hearing loop, also known as an induction loop or just “loop”, is an assistive listening system which can transmit sounds to the telecoil in a hearing aid or other type of hearing device. The hearing loop is a wire placed around the perimeter of an area, which when turned on transmits a magnetic signal …

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