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Starkey Ushers in New Era of Sensor and AI-driven Hearing Aids with Livio AI

On Monday, August 27th, 2018, a momentous occasion was held for Starkey Hearing Technologies. Employees and guests were treated to a raucous event resembling a rock concert to unveil their latest product, the Livio AI. This new multipurpose, sensor-driven hearing aid was introduced by Starkey’s CTO and EVP of Engineering Achin Bhowmik, PhD. The announcement […]

Athletes Risk of Hearing Damage & How to Prevent It

When playing sports as a hobby, on a school team, or even professionally, an athletes’ performance hinges on healthy hearing. Sports are exhilarating. But the side effects, over a period of time, can cause lingering damage to the ears, which may be from the loud noise and/or injury. According to the Centers for Disease Control […]

When to upgrade your hearing aids

For those of us who wear hearing aids, there is always a wonder as to when it’s the appropriate time to get an upgrade. You may ask, “Is it best to wait until they break down and no longer work?” or “What are the advantages to upgrading on a regular basis?”. To answer simply, hearing […]

5 Critical Facts About Hearing Protection

We strive to bring new and useful information regarding hearing health to all our readers. Here are 5 surprising facts about hearing loss you may not have been aware of. Fact #1: Excessive noise can lead to Noise-induced hearing loss (NIHL) Surprisingly, around 30 million workers in the United States are exposed to hazardous noise […]

The early history of hearing aid design

Hearing Aids have had a long, arduous history throughout the years since they were first marketed more than 120 years ago. The large and cumbersome hearing devices of the past do not mix well with the ever changing, fast paced world we live in. Thanks to advances in technology, the devices of today are quite […]