Keeping Your Hearing Aids Safe

May 31, 2016 in Community News

 

 

Flagstaff Business News
By Dr. Karon Lynn, Au.D.
May 30, 2016

The most common call to my office for lost hearing aids is that the individual was in the hospital or rehabilitation facility when the hearing aids were lost. Another common place to lose hearing aids is in a test situation, such as having an MRI, an outpatient procedure or other situation that requires you to remove hearing aids at a facility.

You need to wear the hearing aids prior to testing because you want to hear what is being said. Decisions are being made creating an element of stress surrounding any procedure done in a medical facility. I have heard people say that they leave their hearing aids at home so they do not have to worry about them being lost. I propose another idea.

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