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30 Years Ago President Reagan Started Wearing Hearing Aids

On September 7, 1983, the official announcement was made about President Ronald Reagan wearing hearing aids. The September issue of the Hearing Review includes Dr. Thomas Powers’ story of fitting the President with hearing aids in the Oval Office. Powers says,”The President wanted a set of small custom instruments, so we built him a pair …

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ReSound Donates Hearing Aids to Kids in Guatemala

ReSound has partnered with Auburn University to donate hearing aids to hearing impaired children in Guatemala City.  The Audiology Outreach in Guatemala Program by Auburn University was created to serve impoverished children identified by the Municipality of Guatemala City as being at risk for becoming “children of the street”. The program was founded by Sandra …

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Bringing the Gift of Sound to Children in the Dominican Republic

ReSound friend, Dusty Potter, President of Ear Level Communications, recounts his recent mission trip to the Dominican Republic to fit hearing impaired children with donated ReSound hearing aids. We were able to fit about 90 children with about 170 hearing aids in just 3 days’ time. Most of the hearing instruments dispensed, and accompanying batteries …

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