free hearing aids

Free Hearing Aids for the Elderly

Many hearing-impaired seniors living on a fixed income cannot afford the high cost of hearing aids, which, according to Lions Club International, cost an average of $3,600 each. What’s more, very few health insurance policies pay for hearing aids and to the surprise of many, Medicare does not provide coverage for the devices or the exams required to fit them. Fortunately, organizations and institutions have […]

hearing awareness week

Hearing Awareness Week

During this second week of October, which happens to be Hearing Awareness Week, we are here to remind you to get your annual hearing test.  As we age it is so important to keep these standing appointments because the loss of our hearing does so much more than we realize. Balance Loss of hearing affects our balance and that can mean big trouble for those […]