Hearing Loss Tips

July 6, 2018

How FaceTime Can Improve Communication by 70%

The Phone Challenge Listening on the telephone is a challenge for hard of hearing people. Placing the telephone directly to one ear may cause hard of hearing persons to miss or misunderstand words in conversation, which can be frustrating to both sides. Luckily, hearing aid manufacturers are developing ways to help make this easier. A recent study by ReSound found […]
May 7, 2018
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ZPower ReChargeable Batteries

Rechargeable batteries have been around for years, having their first debut in the 1950’s used by NASA. ZPower was established in 1996, being an industry leader in silver-zinc microbatteries, delivering high energy and rechargeability to hearing aids and other medical and wearable devices. Hearing aid technology is progressing at a rapid pace. In more recent years, developers have created a […]
April 10, 2018

Disability Tax Credit

Tax season; the forever dreaded and unavoidable chore we must complete by April 30th every year. With this years deadline fast approaching most people are wondering, have they claimed everything possible? Perhaps a missed invoice for hearing aid batteries, or other medical devices purchased in 2017. At Davidson’s we are always happy to provide client’s with any invoices they may […]
December 1, 2015

Extending Your Battery Life

Here is an interesting video on hearing aid battery life. For his eighth grade science project, Ethan tested the effect of letting hearing aid batteries sit idle after removing the sticker prior to placing them in the hearing aid. In his test, he showed that there could be up to an 85% increase in battery life given the stickers were […]