Turn up the volume: The latest in hearing aids

Two out of three people over age 70 have trouble hearing, but only about 20% of adults who have hearing loss actually use a hearing aid, for the most part because of costs related to the devices themselves and to testing and consultations with a doctor or audiologist. David Pogue checks out the latest advances in hearing aid technology that have reduced size and added unique features, and finds out what changes consumers can anticipate after Congress passed a bill allowing hearing aids to be sold over-the-counter.

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Comments

Music Lover says:

Tech companies have the technology to make this a reality right now. You can have your own hearing aids. You can turn you Apple HearPods or Samsung Sound earbuds.

Daniel Thomas says:

noone helps with that price why cant medicare give us ones we need?

suzanne schulz says:

Does lyons club help with cost or donations for earing aids?

holdmybeer says:

im too poor :'( and this video doesn’t have CC. also, having something to cancel my tinnitus ring would be cool.

Kate says:

“In a controlled environment…” that means with no other people around and no background noises.

Elham Saadati says:

hearing aids in https://samakbahar.com

Achieve Growth with Dr.Gosalia says:

To find an Audiologist please visit the American Academy of Audiology’s Find an Audiologist link: https://memberportal.audiology.org/Directories/Find-an-Audiologist?protected=false to locate a doctor near you. You can also click on the ‘Guide to Hearing Aids’ link in the article, and scroll to the bottom!

S. D. says:

Please add captions

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