What to Make of “Over the Counter” Hearing Aids

If you follow the hearing aid industry at all, you’ve probably heard that some changes are coming down the pike. In 2020, hearing devices that have previously been regulated will be available over-the-counter. The rule is meant to help patients with “mild to moderate” hearing loss, and the idea is that if these devices offer… […]

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Beware of False Hearing Aid Advertising!

Isn’t it strange that we live at a time when medications and medical devices are advertised to the public? Hearing devices are definitely having a moment right now, and one can hardly flip through a newspaper or browse a health website without seeing multiple prominent ads for the newest hearing aid. The hearing devices in… […]

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Better Hearing and Speech Month Coverage

In addition to helping patients in our day to day operations, one of our big missions at Chicago Hearing Services is to be an educator about hearing health for the general public. That’s why we’re so excited anytime there’s an initiative that draws attention to this very important topic. One of the events that do… […]

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