BTE hearing stands for behind the ear hearing aids that many people will need to use. Of these different products options that you have there are other choices besides BTE. You have ones that can be placed in the ear, or in the canal of the ear, and even one’s that are completely in the canal.
Audiologist and hearing aid dispensers in most states are licensed by the state to sell hearing aids. In most states you can not fit and sell hearing aids without a license.
One drawback to In The nano hearing is that they are known to sometimes pick up feedback and wind noise. This depends on the quality of the model and also the correct placement in the ear. If you are hearing wind or feedback, try adjusting the hearing aid, or talk to your audiologist.
The ME 1 Miracle Ear hearing aid is a product that is very high end. It uses a system that is wireless and automated. This system is programmed to acclimate to varied speech environments.
Now that you have your own assessment of your hearing loss, and your doctor’s assessment and recommendation, you are better prepared than ninety percent of people who seek hearing help. Remember hearing is one of your senses, and it’s your right to decide what you like. If you don’t like the taste or smell of something you avoid it. If you touch something and it hurts you don’t touch it again. Your goal, besides better hearing, is better hearing that you are comfortable with.
With an inner ear hearing aid, the natural disposal of earwax can be hindered, causing a build up. This is often misinterpreted as the hearing aid causing an excess of earwax, as if more earwax is being created due to the presence of the hearing aid. The body is generating the normal amount, but the ability to naturally rid the body of earwax is blocked by the hearing aid, so it can accumulate in the ear canal.
If you find a style but the amplification or fit is not to your liking, you still have many options. Try another manufacturer with a different fit system, try a digital (or analog) device, again you are only risking the shipping and handling fee. You are in your own home, you have plenty of time and you’re protected by your credit card company. There is no better way to learn about hearing devices.
There was a time that deaf people had to cup their hand behind the ear to hear what the other person was saying. The ear trumpet soon followed that until hearing aids were invented. The only problem with that was it was too big and this was usually worn on the chest or body. Fortunately, technology has made it smaller so no one will even notice that you are wearing it until they are up close.