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Teaching a student with hearing loss during Covid-19? Here's what you need to know

The 2020 school year is about to start, and it’s an unusual year to say the very least. The coronavirus pandemic is sweeping through the world and schools are deciding how and whether to teach in person. We thought it would be good to revisit some tips for teaching a student with hearing loss.


Hearing Aids and Children: Should your kids wear their hearing aids all day?

There are some very big challenges that come with hearing aids and children. One of the major questions is “How long should I have my child wear their hearing device each day?” Many children, especially young children, don’t connect the dots between wearing their hearing device and being able to hear better. They may not like wearing them, which may cause some tension in your house if you want them to wear their hearing aids all day.


The Answer to Wearing Hearing Aids and Glasses, Comfortably

Hearing aids and glasses. Can they really work well together or are they forever like oil and water? From what we understand, this is a common question that audiologists receive when fitting their patients with new hearing instruments. The answer is YES, hearing aids and glasses can be worn together, and actually be a comfortable experience.


Hearing Aids Go Missing - Prevent It With Ear Gear

Think you're the only one who has lost a hearing aid? Maybe more than one hearing aid? You're not. Google "hearing aid loss" and you'll get hundreds of results full of advice on what to do when you've lost one of your important (and expensive) devices. However, only Ear Gear can tell you how to PREVENT losing a hearing aid. 


Does Ear Gear Improve Hearing Aid Wearing Experience?

For over 13 years, we've been selling hearing aid protection and have heard numerous stories from our customers. They frequently write in to tell us how Ear Gear has saved their hearing instrument's life, protected it at the beach, while golfing, and more. Ear Gear takes the beating while your hearing aid stays safe from sweat, dirt, moisture, loss and wind noise.


New Year Resolutions for Hearing Aid Wearers

We all make resolutions for the New Year and hearing aid wearers might be familiar with these ones! 


Wind: Great for Many Things but not Hearing Aids

Have you ever heard the loud, annoying sounds of someone blowing into a microphone? That's pretty much what hearing aid wearers experience on windy days, or even just riding their bike or riding in a convertible. You can imagine how enjoyable this is! 


7 Reasons Ear Gear Makes Customers Smile

Ear Gear has been making customers smile for over 13 years for these 7 reasons:


Send Ear Gear Back to School to Keep Children's Hearing Aids Safe

Going back to school is a busy and exciting time for children, parents, and teachers. If you have a child that wears hearing aids or cochlear implants, it can be a bit worrisome too. 


This Month's SuperHEARo is battling CHARGE syndrome and winning!

Ear Gear has been supplying its customers with hearing aid protection since 2005. Over the years, we have been sent numerous hearing loss stories and they are always unique.  As we read through each story, we are in awe of the strength and determination of each individual SuperHEARo with the hearing loss plus the families surrounding those individuals.