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    03-15-2017, 04:21 PM
    Noise has never been a problem. Sometimes my eyeglass temples and HAs don't fit neatly behind my ears. Not really a huge problem. I probably just...
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    03-14-2017, 05:01 PM
    I'm thinking of getting some old fashioned wire frames with ear hooks. The temples of my glasses often get in the way of my hearing aids.
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    03-13-2017, 08:20 AM
    simring replied to a thread Ear fatigue in Hearing Aid Discussion
    Always good to know I am not alone. Thanks.
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    03-13-2017, 06:26 AM
    I have been wearing BTEs with molds for ten years. I am quite dependent on them and I wear them all the time. After 5 or 6 hours I start having...
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    03-10-2017, 10:26 PM
    I know I am in the minority of hearing aid wearers who don't like domes, but I have never been comfortable with them. I prefer molds. My hearing...
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    03-10-2017, 06:41 PM
    simring replied to a thread New Here... in Hearing Aid Discussion
    I couldn't agree more about the domes. Theoretically, domes should work best for my hearing loss, but I don't like wearing them. The major problem...
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    03-10-2017, 06:24 PM
    simring replied to a thread New Here... in Hearing Aid Discussion
    I believe nowadays the manufacturers really can duplicate earmolds I don't think they store actual impressions. My understanding is that they...
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    03-10-2017, 09:45 AM
    simring replied to a thread New Here... in Hearing Aid Discussion
    Okay, I just received the following reply from Buyhear. You can write directly to Mark Sorensen <mark@buyhear.com>. Or send me a private message if...
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    03-10-2017, 08:14 AM
    simring replied to a thread New Here... in Hearing Aid Discussion
    I have used molds both for BTE aids and for RICs, but I had the molds before I found Buyhear. I know I'm going to need some new molds soon. I just...
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    03-09-2017, 06:16 AM
    simring replied to a thread New Here... in Hearing Aid Discussion
    Let me reinforce the suggestion to contact Buyhear. I have purchased hearing aids from Costco, neighborhood dispensers, and online services, but...
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    03-06-2017, 09:25 PM
    simring replied to a thread New Here... in Hearing Aid Discussion
    I've been wearing hearing aids for ten years. It took a few years to get used to them. The self-consciousness went away pretty quickly and then...
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