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May 24, 2019
How Signia's Own-Voice-Processing (OVP) improves user acceptance of hearing aids

Hear Yourself More Naturally with Signia’s Own-Voice-Processing (OVP)

That’s Not My Voice! Dissatisfaction with your own voice quality is one of the most common complaints for new hearing aid users. Hearing aid user’s voice can often be overbearingly loud and unnatural when first wearing a hearing aid.  Hearing aids are made to amplify […]
April 24, 2019
Davidson Hearing Aid Centres staff at the Fifty-Five Plus Lifestyle Show

Davidson’s presents Spring 2019 Fifty-five Plus Lifestyles Show

The annual Spring Fifty-Five Plus Lifestyle show is returning to the EY Centre on Friday, April 26th and Saturday, April 27th. Join us at 4899 Uplands Drive, Ottawa, Ontario. We will be demonstrating the benefits of TV streaming with Widex TV-Play and Phonak’s TV Connect. […]
March 22, 2019
Synesthesia is the phenomenon where one sensory input will produce a stimulus in another sense

Synesthesia – Can We See Sounds?

Perception of The Senses As humans we have five basic senses; sight, hearing, smell, touch and taste. At any given time our brain is constantly processing information about its surrounding environment. As our brain is constantly registering information from these five senses, perception one sense […]
March 7, 2019

Closed Captioning Increases Comprehension With or Without Hearing Aids

Watching TV is a favourite past-time for many Canadians. Unfortunately, understanding television can be difficult for hard of hearing individuals, even with the best hearing aids. With new TV’s getting sleeker and more slender, speakers have been put on the back of the TV. In […]
March 4, 2019
A history timeline of hearing aids since Davidson's beginning in 1943

Is the Age of Analog Over?

A History of Hearing Aids Hearing aids have come a long way. It wasn’t until the mid-late 1950’s the first Analog transistor hearing aids were available. There are different era’s per say, on the development of hearing aids over hundreds of years. The acoustic era […]