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September 13, 2019
ReSound Quattro hearing aids are the world's first hearing aids to offer direct to Android streaming using ASHA protocol

ReSound Quattro First To Offer Direct MFA And MFi Streaming

The future of direct streaming has never looked as bright! Direct streaming to Android devices has been a much anticipated innovation. With 86% of cellphone users using Android, and only 13% using Apple, MFi or Made for iPhone hearing aids can only benefit a small […]
September 13, 2019
Join us for the 2019 Fall Fifty-Five Plus Lifestyle Show

2019 Fall Fifty-Five Plus Lifestyles Hearing Show

The annual Fall Fifty-Five Plus Lifestyle show is returning to the EY Centre on Friday, September 20th and Saturday, September 21st. Once again, we will have manufacturer technicians on site offering a free clean and check of your hearing aids as well as demonstrations of how […]
September 6, 2019
The latest Starkey Livio hearing aids will be one of the first products on the market to offer direct streaming through bluetooth low energy.

Starkey Livio Direct Streaming to Android Coming November 1, 2019

On September 4, an article published on androidcentral.com stated that the new Android 10 operating system would be the first to allow direct streaming through hearing aids. Android has been promising that it has been in the works for several years now.It appears that it is finally […]
August 31, 2019
are hand driers so noisy that they might be damaging to children's hearing?

Are Hand Dryers Too Loud?

High powered jet hand dryers started appearing in public restrooms in the late 2000’s. The days of standing in front of the hand dryer for what seemed like minutes were soon to be over as convenience and time efficiency was positively received. However, the noise associated […]
August 31, 2019
illustration of the ossicular chain in the middle ear

Understanding Otosclerosis

Otosclerosis is a medical condition that affects the ossicular chain in the middle ear, leading to hearing loss. The ossicular chain is composed of three bones: the malleus, the incus and the stapes. These bones connect the ear drum to the cochlea in the inner […]