Monthly Archives: April 2014

ReSound in the News | A Bionic Future

“Imagine earpieces that let you tune in to a guy who is whispering across the room, or eyeglasses that allow you to scan the price of any item in a supermarket.” This is the bionic future that The New York … Continue reading

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Community | Tears of Joy at Orlando Mission

Last month, ReSound participated in the 25th Help America Hear mission to provide hearing aids to individuals pre-selected as “in need.”  The “Mission to Rediscover Sound” took place on March 25 in Orlando, FL, where audiologists from all around the … Continue reading

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Pairing iOS Devices with ReSound LiNX Hearing Aids

By Mandi Chambless Over the past few weeks I have assisted with many a pairing of ReSound LiNX hearing aids to smart devices. It has been amazing to hear the excitement from the patients when they begin streaming to their … Continue reading

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A NAL NL2 and Audiogram+ Showdown!

By Erica Koehler, Au.D. Each hearing instrument manufacturer implements a proprietary fitting rationale as the “first fit”; the philosophy and logic behind each can vary greatly leaving the end user with very different gain settings depending on which brand they … Continue reading

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Tech Tip | Utilizing the Synchronized Acceptance Manager with ReSound LiNX Hearing Instruments in Aventa 3.6

Aventa 3.6 allows users to utilize the Acceptance Manger, a feature that provides changes in gain settings, over a period of time and amount of usage, as determined by the hearing healthcare specialist. This is supported in both the ReSound … Continue reading

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This is Your Brain. This is Your Brain on Sound.

Remember back in the ‘90s when people thought that listening to Mozart while studying would help with test performance? While some studies have disproved this theory, listening to music is still considered to be effective in recalling memories. In fact, … Continue reading

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Patient Profile | ReSound LiNX Helps Patient Keep His Job

At a recent ReSound training in New Orleans, Steve Brown, an audiologist at Ears 4 Hearing in Southeast Missouri, asked our Chief Audiology Officer, Laurel Christensen, some advice on a patient he was treating. Patient profile: 61-year old male Long-term … Continue reading

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One Year Later | The Boston Bombing Injury You Didn’t See

One week from today, 36,000 people will run the 118th Boston Marathon, the world’s oldest annual marathon. Just one year ago, this iconic event was torn apart by a horrific bombing at the finish line. As we approach the anniversary, … Continue reading

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Does Apple Make Hearing Aids Cool? We Think So.

We all know about the stigma associated with wearing hearing aids and how long it takes for the average person with hearing loss to accept they need help. With the aging baby boomer population increasingly suffering from hearing loss (and … Continue reading

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7 Ways ReSound LiNX and iPhone Can Make Your Life Easier

You already know that your iPhone® gives you access to more than 1 million apps in the App StoreSM. But did you know that using your ReSound LiNXTM hearing aid with iPhone apps can eliminate some major nuisances from your … Continue reading

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