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Why do more men than women have hearing loss?

Did you know that more men than women suffer from hearing loss? The reasons are not biological but due to lifestyle factors.

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What animals have good hearing?

Humans have a pretty good sense of touch, and some of the best sight in the animal kingdom. However, many animals have us beat in the hearing department. Here's a list of some of the best-hearing animals in the world.

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Seven important facts about hearing aids that everyone should know

Hearing is much more important than you might think, allowing us to not only understand and communicate but also face life with confidence and success.

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Tips On Dining Out With Hearing Aids

Eating out with friends, family, and coworkers is a part of life, but it can take some maneuvering to make sure that the experience is enjoyable for everyone involved, including yourself. Luckily, there are a number of ways to ensure that you can take part in dinner conversation without resorting to writing notes on napkins.

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Some of the best weekend trip locations around the world

Itching for a break, or just need to cater to your travel bug? These vacation destinations are a short hop from your local airport and can offer everything you need for a long weekend. Don't let hearing loss hold you back -- wherever you go, your Styletto hearing aids keep going with you.

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Styletto Lifestyles: The Personal Trainer

If you were a personal trainer like Tom, you would spend a lot of time on the move. He sees a lot of the world, and he wants to hear it too. With Styletto from Signia, he can do just that.

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Styletto Lifestyles: The Dance Instructor

Adventurous people want more than the ability to hear. Crystal clear sound and a natural-sounding voice are just two necessities, and they need a rechargeable hearing aid that can keep up with their lifestyle. If you were like dance instructor Jade, you would enjoy all three.

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How Can I Improve My Hearing?

To combat hearing loss, many people adopt practices to help them hear better. Here are a few tips on improving your hearing through various means.

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Styletto Lifestyles: The Travel Photographer

If you were a travel photographer like Kaito, you would do more than photograph scenes and people. You would enjoy the best life has to offer and capture snapshots of the world around you. Styletto hearing aids from Signia give people like Kaito the freedom to pursue their adventures.

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Complete Convenience: Style meets Performance

With the stylish new Styletto hearing aids from Signia, there's more than meets the eye. Crystal-clear sound quality, portable rechargeability, and Own Voice Processing are just a few of the high-tech features these uniquely beautiful hearing aids have to offer because there's a lot more under the surface.

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How to Persuade a Relative to Wear Hearing Aids

Convincing a loved one to use hearing aids can be a difficult process, especially if they aren't fond of the concept. Financial issues, personal reasons, and misconceptions might leave them unenthusiastic about the idea. Here are some ways to persuade them into trying hearing aids.

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Styletto Lifestyles: The Fashion Designer

Aesthetic is something that you would take seriously if you were a fashion designer like Cathy. Work like hers comes from a deep understanding of what makes things beautiful. To match this keen sense of style, Signia offers a hearing aid that melds with Cathy’s self-image. Styletto is more than just a hearing aid, it's high-tech hearwear.

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Aesthetic, Efficient and Empowering

The stylish new Styletto from Signia is transforming how we think and feel about hearing aids. The new-look design challenges where we draw the line between hearing aids and stylish accessories, creating hearwear that empowers wearers to live how they choose.

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Do Headphones Cause Hearing Loss?

Earbuds and headphones have become a staple among our electronics, and an integral part of how we listen to music. One has to wonder, do headphones cause hearing loss, or is that a scare tactic to make teens take out their earbuds?

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Signia unveils Styletto: high-tech hearing aids designed as stylish hearwear

Signia introduces a design innovation in hearing aids called “Styletto”. Its slim-line styling offers you the latest hearing technology designed as hearwear.

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Smallest to Biggest Ears on Earth

As humans, our ears are one of our most notable traits. They can vary in size and shape, but we're one of many species with unique ears. Let's take a look at some of the smallest -- and biggest -- ears on Earth.

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How To Clean Your Ears

Keeping your ears clean can go beyond using a q-tip once in a while. In fact, using q-tips incorrectly can even cause harm to your ears. Your aural canal is sensitive, so it's important to know how to care for it.

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Music or Mute: Does Music Actually Help With Studying?

For many people, listening to music is a necessary part of multitasking. Whether they're streaming instrumental pieces or their favorite lyrics, music goes hand in hand with their study routine. That begs the question: is it actually good to listen to music while studying?

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Ditch the Disposables: Four Advantages of Rechargeable Hearing Aids

From laptops to remote controls, we've found a way to recharge everything. Why should hearing aids be any different? Here are four reasons to ditch disposable batteries, and opt for rechargeable hearing aids instead.

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Hearing Loss Blogs You Should Know

Having hearing loss is a unique experience, and everyone deals with it differently. However, this doesn't stop people from finding a community online. These bloggers have shared their stories online, and they're worth looking into.

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Six Tips for Flying with Hearing Aids

Flying on planes is something almost everyone has to do, especially if you have family and friends in other parts of the world. Whether you're taking a vacation or flying for business, it's important to know how your hearing aids factor into your experience.

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Hearing Tests and Audiograms: A Quick Guide

While children are given frequent hearing tests to track their development, it's harder for adults to determine when they have hearing loss. If you think you might need an audiogram, this guide can give you a better idea of what to expect.

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Why Pure Charge&Go is the Best Choice for Streamers

With streaming services like Spotify and Apple Music, audio streaming has become ubiquitous. However, for many of those with hearing loss, listening to music and podcasts is a bit more difficult than just hitting play. Direct streaming for hearing aids is designed to simplify that process.

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The Inner Life of Hearing Aids

We all wonder how our electronics work, but we usually do not have the option of taking them apart to see how they tick. Despite the complexity of their functions, the inner life of hearing aids can be visualized quite easily.

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What to Do if Your Hearing Aids Have Gotten Wet

We've all been lectured on the importance of keeping electronics dry, and the 'rice trick' is there to help us when we fumble. However, getting your hearing aids wet is a bit more nerve-wracking. Here's what to do if you accidentally dunk your hearing aids.

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Swimming and Your Ears: What You Need to Know

Whether in a pool, lake, river, or the ocean, swimming is an essential part of summer, no matter your age. But could this favorite hot weather activity damage your ears and lead to hearing loss?

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The Connection Between Thyroid Disease and Hearing Loss

Thyroid disease can affect a wide range of your body’s functions, including your hearing.

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Make the Most of your iPhone's Motion Sensors with the MyControlApp

iPhone sensors are used to detect motion. Picking your phone up, tilting it, and passing your hand over one side are all motions that your phone can pick up. However, once you pair your Signia hearing aids with your iPhone via the myControlApp, the motion controls can be used for so much more.

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Don’t Miss the Sounds of Summer Due to Hearing Loss

Kids laughing in a pool. The crack of the bat at a baseball game. An ice cream truck driving up the street. These are just some of the unmistakable sounds of summer you might miss out on if you have untreated hearing loss.

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iPhone: The Perfect Smartphone for Hearing Aid Users

With Bluetooth capability and built-in motion sensors, the iPhone is quickly becoming one of the best smartphones for hearing aid users. Its easy-to-use interface makes it simple for users to sync their hearing aids and wirelessly enjoy music, videos, and other media.

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Podcasts + Direct Streaming = Perfect Audio Entertainment

Podcasts are (usually) free online audio content that you can download onto your desktop or mobile device, and enjoy at your leisure. Many hearing aids allow wearers to stream audio from their smartphones directly in to their hearing aids, so you can enjoy your favorite podcast effortlessly.

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Enjoy Music with your iPhone and Hearing Aids

Apple Music is an app included on all iPhones. For a better hearing experience, Signia hearing aid users can sync their phones with their hearing aids for crisper, more immersive sound. Enjoy music without the hassle of headphones, wires, and outside sound.

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What Caregivers Need to Know About Patients with Hearing Loss

Whether a professional caregiver or someone taking care of an aging family member, a healthy relationship between caregiver and patient is key to providing proper support. However, if the patient has hearing loss, it can be difficult communicating with them and lead to frustration and confusion.

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Common Hearing Protection Options: The Pros and Cons

Hearing is an important part of our lives, yet many of us perform daily tasks or work in occupations that put our hearing at risk. In order to prevent noise-induced hearing loss, it’s important to obtain proper ear protection and learn how to use it correctly.

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Are football stadiums a risk to my hearing health?

With the 2018 World Cup in full swing, we offer some advice on protecting your ears while feasting your eyes on the thrills and spills on the pitch.

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How Firefighters and Police Officers Can Protect Their Hearing

While 30 million Americans are exposed to hearing dangers each day, firefighters and police officers face a greater risk of long-term hearing loss. Why are they so susceptible to hearing damage, and what can they do to protect their hearing?

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Ears Popping on an Airplane: Cause for Concern?

Have you ever wondered why your ears “pop” when on an airplane? Learn more about why this happens, its effects on your ears, and ways to minimize the discomfort.

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Top 5 Loudest Animals: Land Mammal Edition

The animal kingdom is full of diverse creatures that differ greatly from head to tail. But it’s not just physical traits that set them apart—their voices are just as distinct. Learn more about the loudest land mammals on the planet.

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The Noise Spectrum: Sounds You Didn’t Know Damage Your Hearing

Hearing is an important part of everyday life, yet most people don’t realize when they are damaging their ears. Causes of hearing loss include infections, aging, and brain injury, but one of the most common is noise exposure. Noise-induced hearing loss (NIHL) can develop after one occurrence of extreme noise exposure or after listening to very loud sounds over time. Everyone has tiny hair cells in their inner ear (cochlea) that vibrate and send an electric signal to the auditory nerve, allowing you to hear. Different groups of hair cells interpret different sound frequencies. Over time, if enough of these hair cells are damaged or broken, hearing loss results.

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Enjoy the Football World Cup with Signia StreamLine TV

The 2018 World Cup is in full swing, and we want to make sure you can hear all the play-by-play action. Signia wants to help you have the best experience possible with StreamLine TV and the MyControl app.

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Millennials - Enjoy the Music but Watch the Volume

Take a look at the people around you the next time you’re in the gym working out or at the library doing homework or even on campus walking to class. Chances are you or someone around you is wearing headphones and listening to music.

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How to handle StreamLine Mic

StreamLine Mic connects your new Signia hearing aids to any Bluetooth device – smartphone, desktop or laptop computer. Handling is easy and explained in a new video playlist.

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Protect Your Hearing and Ears While Playing Sports

Each day we put ourselves in situations that can damage our hearing. Even simple activities like playing your favorite sport may result in ear or hearing injuries. Fortunately, there are numerous ways you can enjoy your favorite activities while maintaining your hearing health.

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Tips for traveling with hearing loss, from preparation, to traveling, to staying at your destination

Here are some top tips for traveling with hearing loss, from preparing for your trip to getting to your destination and having the time of your life on your holiday.

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What jobs carry the highest risk of hearing loss?

Continued noise exposure can add up to work-related hearing loss. Here are some of the different careers that lead to the risk of hearing loss.

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Why You Can (and Should) Wear Hearing Aids While Playing Sports

If you’re an athlete with hearing loss, you may often struggle deciding whether to wear hearing aids when you play. While you might want to take them out during sports, learn the many reasons why you’re better off keeping them in.

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Allergy or Sudden Hearing Loss—Can You Tell the Difference?

As the transition to spring continues, many across the country will contend with allergies and their effects on the body—runny nose, sore throat, and itchy eyes. But did you know seasonal allergies can also affect your ears?

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How to treat tinnitus with Signia hearing aids: Part 2

Notch Therapy offers people the potential to eliminate tonal tinnitus completely.

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This Mother’s Day, give your mom a special gift

The chance that we need support for some degree of hearing loss increases with age. If your mother is hard of hearing, Signia has some sound advice.

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This Father’s Day, give your dad a special gift

The chance that we need support for some degree of hearing loss increases with age. If your father is hard of hearing, Signia has some sound advice.

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How to treat tinnitus with Signia hearing aids: Part 1

Myth: There’s no way to treat tinnitus. Fact: hearing aids help turn down the noise. Read on to learn more.

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Dispelling the myths about tinnitus and its causes

Tinnitus can produce lingering, phantom-like noises and it affects roughly 360 million people worldwide.

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“Fitness tracker” for your hearing and communication

Find out how the myControl App from Signia helps you to monitor the important hearing health indicators of daily noise exposure and voice activity.

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Protect your hearing – Be aware of noise

Noise exposure is one of the main causes of hearing loss. Yet most people don’t realize when they are damaging their ears.

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Signia hearing aids let you hear phone calls and music in both ears

Unlike some other hearing aids equipped with Bluetooth, new Signia hearing aids stream phone calls - as well as music and other audio signals - to both ears.

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Hearing made for moving

Find out how the myControl App from Signia provides you with the world’s only motion sensitive hearing solution for peace of mind when you are on the move.

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Tips for Hearing Better Around the Dinner Table

Whether you’re at a large gathering for the Easter holidays or a typical weeknight meal with your immediate family, you don’t want to miss out on the conversation.

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New CROS Pure 312 for wearers with unaidable hearing loss in one ear

Signia’s elegant new CROS Pure 312 is the ideal solution for hearing aid wearers with unaidable hearing loss in one ear.

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How changing the clocks affects our body’s natural rhythm

With the clocks going forward at the weekend, we look at what this shift of one hour means for our bodies. While it may not seem like it would have much impact, it can still take some time to readjust your sleeping – and even eating – habits.

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Better hearing made completely discreet and simple

The new ultra-small Pure 10 hearing aid from Signia gives you the ultimate in simplicity and superior sound quality.

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The versatile solution for a natural sounding own voice and direct streaming.

Signia’s powerful new Motion 13P hearing aid gives you back the natural sound of life by tackling severe to profound hearing loss.

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Experience the most advanced, intuitive and reliable hearing aid

The new Pure Charge&Go hearing aid from Signia gives you a natural sounding own voice with convenient wireless charging.

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Ignoring hearing loss is riskier than you might think

If you are living with hearing loss, you have a higher chance of staying independent if you wear hearing aids.

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World Hearing Day highlights rise of hearing loss

Under the theme “hear the future ...and prepare for it”, World Hearing Day 2018 is all about highlighting how important it is to catch hearing loss early and slow its advance.

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Delivering premium hearing quality in challenging situations

The new StreamLine Mic, available early this year, enables you to stream a speaker’s voice directly into your hearing aids.

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Turning hearing aids into universal wireless headphones

The new StreamLine Mic, available early this year, offers a universal streaming experience from any Bluetooth device – smartphone, PC or laptop.

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How hearing aids become all-round wireless phone headsets

The new StreamLine Mic, available early this year, transforms Signia Nx devices into more than state-of-the-art hearing aids.

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Quiz: How Much Do You Know About Hearing Loss?

How much do you really know about hearing loss? Take the following quiz to test your hearing loss IQ and learn some interesting facts along the way.

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Reduce the Risk of Traumatic Brain Injury with Hearing Aids

People with hearing loss face an increased danger of falling, which can result in traumatic brain injury (TBI). As TBI is often life-altering or even fatal, you should understand the risks – and know what to do to prevent devastating falls.

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Why Are More Young People Losing Their Hearing?

The idea that hearing loss only affects your grandparents is a myth. It happens to young people, too, and the number of children and young adults with hearing loss has grown considerably in recent years.

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Ask the Audiologist: Is there anything I can do to avoid losing my hearing?

Many people believe that hearing loss is a natural part of the aging process. While it’s true that some hearing loss is inevitable as we age, there are many things we can do to delay its onset and minimize its severity.

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Common Symptoms of Hearing Loss and What You Should Do About Them

Symptoms of hearing loss often differ from person to person and situation to situation. If you experience one or more of these symptoms, it is time to get your hearing professionally evaluated.

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Signia Nx with OVP means "easier and quicker acceptance" according to review

Hearing aid blogger and author Geoffrey Cooling has published an enthusiastic review of our new Signia Nx hearing aid platform with Own Voice Processing (OVP™).

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See how to handle Made for iPhone hearing aids

The latest Signia hearing aids are perfect partners for iPhones – watch our dedicated series of online videos to make the most of this state-of-the-art connectivity.

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Addressing Hearing Loss on a Global Scale

It is estimated that more than five percent of the world’s population, or about 360 million people, have disabling hearing loss. If left untreated, hearing loss can present numerous challenges for those individuals in essentially all aspects of their lives—not just their health, but also their economic and societal status.

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Signia hearing aids deliver the sound that nature intended

The latest generation of Signia hearing aids with direct audio streaming from iPhone and TV improve your hearing experience to a remarkable new level and preserve the familiar sound of your own voice – thanks to the world's first Own Voice Processing (OVP).

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Full control in your hands: The advanced remote control app

The myControl App puts complete control of your new Signia hearing aids at your fingertips.

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Hear well, live actively

Going out, playing sports, listening to music – if we can no longer hear well, we usually stop enjoying recreational activities. Many of us then withdraw more and more from social life when they cannot hear well. The new Signia hearing aids ensure that people who are hard of hearing can regain the ability to effortlessly understand their conversation partners and enjoy music.

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The benefits of TeleCare in hearing healthcare

There are substantial arguments which speak in favor of tele-practice in hearing healthcare, notably in the hearing aid fitting process.

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Connectivity in the palm of your hands

Everyday activities like listening to music and making phone calls assume a new challenge when hearing loss sets in, but modern hearing aids master these tasks with ease.

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Effortless hearing through wind and echoes

Following our previous blogpost about how hearing aids help you tackle challenging listening environments with ease, we cover more high tech features that address specific situations like gusts of wind and echoes.

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Enjoy life’s true sound

Noisy environments are a challenge for all of us so the way our hearing aids can help their wearers handle these situations with ease and confidence is crucial.

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Protect what’s precious

Over the next few weeks, we will cover the many ways in which Signia hearing aids and their clever technology help people who are hard of hearing. We start with a general overview.

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Thank You Scientist Thanks Signia for Their Hearing Protection

Dr. Suzanne McCorry is an audiologist with Signia. She helps hearing care professionals better serve their patients as part of the Customer Care team. And, as she writes in this week’s blog post, she’s also the mother of a musician – Cody McCorry of the popular band, Thank You Scientist.

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StreamLine TV: The ultimate in wireless streaming for movies and TV

New accessory delivers Dolby Digital sound quality streamed directly to your hearing aids.

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Heading for the festival season?

Pack your earplugs next time you head out for a concert or when going to a bar. The use of earplugs during exposure to recreational noise effectively prevents temporary hearing loss.

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Experience the best remote hearing care

The Signia myHearing App is now even more powerful in providing you with all the support tools you and your hearing care professional need to guide you through a successful period of getting used to new hearing aids.

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The Roskilde Festival focus on the hearing of the audience

One of the largest Northern European music festivals is focusing on the hearing health of its audience. A British study indicated that this is a great idea. Find out more

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The new myControl App: Take control of your hearing.

The new myControl App made specifically for Pure 13 BT hearing aids delivers the optimal personalized listening experience so you can focus on what’s important whatever you’re doing.

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The new Pure 13 BT hearing aids: A revolution in precise hearing.

Experience effortless hearing tailored to your individual lifestyle, whether you are taking it easy or on the move.

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Fully flexible and nearly invisible in the ear

Insio hearing aids from Signia give you the greatest flexibility to suit your personal needs.

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See how we make world-leading hearing aids

Today is World Hearing Day so it's the ideal time to take a quick look at how we develop, build and test our world-leading Signia hearing aids.

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The sound of power.

People with severe to profound hearing loss depend on their hearing aids completely. Without exceptionally powerful devices, they are cut off acoustically from family, friends and colleagues. So it makes sense to offer as broad a selection as possible, with smaller hearing aids that suit individual lifestyles and tastes without compromising on the power of better hearing.

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Making the sounds of tinnitus disappear

As a leading manufacturer and innovator of hearing aids, our philosophy revolves around improving the quality of life for people with hearing difficulties including tinnitus.

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Tips on living with tinnitus

Tinnitus is described as a phantom auditory perception – perception of a sound in the absence of an external sound signal. This may affect one or both ears. A tinnitus diagnosis is often a surprise. Unfortunately, some patients often learn from their doctors that their “ringing-in-the-ears” is untreatable. This kind of information makes patients feel isolated and convinced that no one can understand what they are going through. Because tinnitus has many causes, there is no specific medication or general cure. Despite this, even for chronic tinnitus, there are ways to find relief and take control.

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Tune out tinnitus

Simply relaxing while listening to an audio book, reading a novel or watching a movie – as people who live with the torment of tinnitus know all too well, these usually enjoyable pastimes are often exhausting because of persistent noise in their ears.

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Get the facts about tinnitus

Signia hearing aids are tiny technological marvels. They not only amplify sounds and improve hearing, they also provide a range of solutions to alleviate the effects of tinnitus, letting you hear what’s important without stress. But what exactly is tinnitus? We have collected a few facts and answered a few frequently asked questions.

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Smartphone apps to boost your hearing aid experience

Free apps allow you to connect your hearing aids with your smartphone for an even more convenient listening experience. Find out more in our short blogpost.

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easyTek: Technology that's easy to use

Are you looking for an accessory that could support you in your every day life with hearing aids? Then take a look at our easyTek.

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Premium comfort for hearing aids with new accessories

Signia hearing aid wearers can better enjoy watching TV with the new TV Transmitter and discreetly control their hearing aids with the new miniPocket remote control. An accessory is something that no one necessarily needs. But the right accessory often makes life considerably easier.

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A wide range of accessories for your hearing aid

Whether you’d like to change settings remotely, stream audio directly, or take advantage of rechargeability, our broad range of stylish, practical, and easy-to-use accessories makes everyday life easier. Read on to find out more about them.

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Signia Cellion: Handling made easier than ever before

People with hearing loss expect one thing from their hearing aids above all else: That they can once again clearly understand everyone and everything in their surroundings. It is even better, however, if the handling is also very simple.

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The new myHearing app

Signia’s revolutionary myHearing app helps you to become an experienced hearing aid wearer in as little time as possible.

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How does inductive charging technology work?

You already know it from electric toothbrushes or smartphones: You simply set the device down or put it in the corresponding holder and the batteries begin to charge. With inductive charging technology, electrical energy is transferred from one object to another contact-free in order to operate or supply the latter object.

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Signia Lotus – New hearing aid segment for emerging markets

Signia Lotus hearing aids are designed to help people with hearing loss who have been denied care due to a lack of infrastructure or financial means.

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Cellion. Revolutionary battery-free hearing.

"Get new batteries" – a reminder that many hearing aid wearers have on their calendar: Depending on the intensity of use, the little power suppliers have to be replaced about every two weeks with conventional hearing aids. But now they can confidently remove this from the calendar.

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Signia Silk: Innovative in-the-ear hearing aid fits out-of-the-box

Many people with hearing loss still shy away from hearing aids. They are concerned that they will make their hearing loss obvious to everyone and/or that the fitting will be complicated. Signia's Silk hearing aids now provide a discreet and easy solution:

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Lotus hearing aids from Signia: An innovative path to better hearing

If you are hard of hearing and need hearing aids, yet live in a region without access to modern and affordable hearing aids, we now have a solution for you.

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It can't get any more convenient than that

Our Cellion hearing aid provides up to two days* hearing enjoyment with a single charge thanks to innovative lithium-ion technology: powerful, contact-free, quick and easy.

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No one will see it, you will hear it

Our Silk is an ultra-small in-the-ear hearing aid. The best thing about it: It fits right out-of-the-box. Just give it a try.

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When hearing proves a daily challenge help is at hand

Signia helps to maintain the joys of hearing as soon as hearing loss strikes. Identifying the onset of impaired hearing is not always easy but our easy-to-use online hearing test is a great start.

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The wonder of hearing

The human ear is a highly skilled organ allowing us to enjoy life’s brilliant sounds. Take a look at how the ear supports us in navigating the world safely.

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2006: The year that hearing aids began to "learn"

The revolutionary Centra hearing aids were the first anywhere in the world to be able to actively learn additional information regarding their settings based purely on the personal preferences of each user in a wide variety of situations.

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In-the-ear (ITE) hearing aids

Do you know which hearing aid style is best suited to your needs? Let us help you make an informed decision and find your ideal solution in cooperation with your hearing aid professional. Learn more about ITE hearing aids in this blog entry and the great advantages they bring to the table.

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Behind-the-ear (BTE) hearing aids

In last weeks blog article, we talked about the different components of hearing aids and the RIC type. Today we want to take a look at the behind-the-ear hearing aids in general.

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2004: Acuris. Hearing aids that can communicate

With Acuris hearing aids, both sides constantly exchanged large volumes of data and adjusted to any hearing situation, in sync with each other.

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What are the different types of hearing aids?

Does RIC, BTE, ITE sound Greek to you? Then follow us in this short series, where we will tell you more about these different types of hearing aids.

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1997: Prisma. A computer for the ear

A new era in hearing aid technology began in 1997: Prisma was launched, the world’s first completely digital hearing aid with two microphones, which automatically adjusted to the current hearing situation.

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1966: Siretta. A custom fit inside the ear.

The Siretta 339 was the first hearing aid from Siemens to be worn entirely inside the ear. This in-the-ear (ITE) hearing aid system was made possible by a micro-amplifier designed specifically for it.

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Really? You wear hearing aids?

Hearing aids? Yes - but only if no one notices them. Signia hearing aids are inconspicuous and can be discreetly operated with a smartphone.

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1959: Auriculette. From a vest pocket to behind the ear.

Like its predecessors, the 1959 Siemens Auriculette 326 consisted of a microphone, amplifier, and earphone, with a battery as a power supply. In the Auriculette, however, the components were so small and lightweight that they fit together in a single housing worn comfortably behind the ear.

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1954: Phonophor Epsilon. Lighter than a tennis ball, as small as a matchbox

The Phonophor Epsilon weighed only about 50 grams (less than two ounces), including the batteries, and was the size of a matchbox. This was made possible by a discovery that had been made just a short time before, and one that has gone on to become a fixture of our everyday lives today: transistor technology.

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Hear easily - even with single-sided deafness

Thanks to wireless Signia CROS/BiCROS solutions, people with an un-aidable hearing loss in one ear can now hear and understand clearly and with less strain at all times.

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1951: Phonophor Alpha. The power of electrons – right in your vest pocket

It was not until World War II and the postwar period that subminiature tubes were developed, allowing for lightweight, compact hearing aids that encapsulated the benefits of the new technology in a form small enough to fit in a vest pocket.

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Make phone calls the smart way with Signia hearing aids

Whether professional or personal: the telephone is the ubiquitous means of communication. With the new Signia hearing aids with TwinPhone program, using the telephone is now easy and convenient, even in challenging hearing situations. And thanks to easyTek™, the hearing aids can even be connected directly to Bluetooth-enabled phones and work as a headset for wireless hands-free operation.

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1928: Phonophor with microphone amplifier. Lighter and more compact.

After the huge success of the first Phonophor models, Siemens & Halske expanded hearing aid production activities at Berlin’s Wernerwerk plant. New materials and designs made the Phonophor lighter and more compact, while advances in technology improved performance and sound quality.

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Easy listening even in reverberant rooms

Besides noisy public places, locations with reverberation make it harder to understand speech. The EchoShield function in Signia hearing aids reduces these negative effects in environments in which you need to pay particular attention to what is being heard.

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1913: Louis Weber and the Phonophor

Originally planned as a single hearing aid for a friend of the company, the device turned out to be a huge success, and series production was launched in December 1913 – marking the start of the long and successful history of our hearing aids.

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Signia hearing aids: clinically proven high-tech for effortless listening*

Signia hearing aids make speech understanding easy. In certain acoustic situations even better than for people with normal hearing**. Click to find out more about our studies.

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Get to Know Signia ― Watch Our New Brand Video

We proudly present our new Signia hearing aids! You’ll notice they bear two brand names: Siemens on one side and Signia on the other. Why is that?

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Welcome to our Signia Blog. Get to know us better with regular updates!

Thank you very much for your interest in our site. This is the right place to go if you wish to learn more about our Signia products and services.

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