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Hearing Aids & Financial Assistance

Social Welfare Grants For Hearing Aids Grants to help against the cost of buying hearing aids are available from the Department of Social and Family Affairs in Ireland. The department operates the Treatment Benefit Scheme, under which the financial assistance for...

Siemens Hearing Aids in Dublin & Across Ireland

binax™ BestSound™ Technology from Siemens Introducing binax™. A world first in hearing aid technology. Binax is a new hearing technology that is clinically proven to outperform normal hearing in demanding listening environments*. binax™ is the next generation of...

Hearing Advice

“I could hear ok, if people would only speak clearly.” “I have most difficulty hearing when there is noise present.” These comments are among the most common complaints we hear in this industry. Do you sometimes feel left out? Is your quality of life is being affected...

The most Advanced hearing aid is now also the most Discreet

The new Siemens Insio hearing aid range offers what is currently the world’s smallest in-the-ear hearing instrument with state-of-the-art wireless technology. The hearing aids in the left and right ears not only synchronize the important settings constantly, but also...

Why High Heat and Hearing Aids do not mix!

(This is a reprint of an article from the Siemens Bestsound Technology blog) Hopefully, you’re in the midst of enjoying some beautiful summer weather. You should also be wearing your hearing aids, so you don’t miss out on the sounds of children laughing or birds...

Being shouted at?

This is a re-issue of an article I wrote in 2012, worth repeating.   Ever noticed that complaints are often shouted at you, but compliments are whispered? What do you mean it’s broke!!! 🙁  Oh, you fixed it? Well done. 🙂 Imagine what it’s like for someone with...

Hearing loss and the media

It is estimated that as many as 20% of the population if Ireland suffer from some degree of hearing loss. That means that most of the population are affected by hearing loss in one way or another, and while not fatal, hearing loss causes a lot of unnecessary distress....

Hearing aids in windy situations, finally no longer a problem

Until now, wind has been the natural enemy of many hearing aid wearers. Not only are the wind noises per se disturbing, the flow of air also creates annoying rustling in the microphones. The latest Siemens hearing instruments like the Pure, Motion, and even the...

Connectivity for ultimate convenience

Whether worn on top of your clothing or discreetly hidden underneath,  the lightweight and stylish easyTek™ wirelessly connects your hearing aids to many different Bluetooth®-enabled devices. Sound from TVs, MP3 players, phones, and other audio sources is fed directly...

New products launched at Athens conference

I just got back from a great conference in Athens. Hosted by Siemens, this was their 12th annual Academy meeting. I try as much as possible not to miss this meeting as it is the one where we get to meet the people who design and make the finest hearing aids in the...