When to Replace Hearing Aids

When to Replace Hearing Aids

Mark Rahman, BC-HIS hearing aid

 If you ever wonder how often you should replace your hearing aids, know that many factors could determine the answer. It can be in response to technical issues with your hearing aid or it can be due to changes in your hearing needs. Consider these five things before replacing or upgrading your hearing aids: Are your hearing aids functioning like-new? …

Hearing Aids vs. Hearing Amplifiers

Mark Rahman, BC-HIS hearing aid

Helping people hear better is our goal at Gulf Gate Hearing Aid Center, as it is for any professional audiology service. We pride ourselves on helping you hear better and understand why you are hearing better through education, technology and customer service. The first step to better hearing is, of course, a hearing evaluation. This comprehensive session will discuss your …

Support an Active Lifestyle with Hearing Aids

Mark Rahman, BC-HIS hearing aid

Hearing aids are a great, non-invasive solution to hearing loss. Many users report that ever since they started wearing hearing aids, their quality of life has dramatically improved. In fact, many of them wish they had started wearing hearing aids sooner. The benefits are usually experienced in every area of a person’s life from their relationships at home, work life, …

The Experience of Hearing Aids

Mark Rahman, BC-HIS hearing aid, Hearing Health, Hearing Loss

If you’ve made the decision to become fitted with a new pair of hearing aids, then Congratulations! You are past one of the biggest hurtles of hearing loss! When you first start wearing your hearing aids, there is inevitably a bit of an adjustment period. The first few days with your new devices are essential to your success with your …

May is Better Speech and Hearing Month!

Mark Rahman, BC-HIS Community, hearing aid, Hearing Health, Lifestyle and Leisure, News

When the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) designated May as Better Hearing and Speech Month back in 1927, their goal was to raise awareness about speech and hearing challenges. May is a call to action to encourage people to treat their own hearing and speech problems. This mission is just as pertinent today as it was 92 years ago, perhaps even …

Hearing Aid Features that Support Modern Lifestyle

Mark Rahman, BC-HIS hearing aid, Lifestyle and Leisure

Specialized hearing devices can support the lifestyle and work needs of musicians, swimmers, sports and outdoor enthusiasts, the fashionistas, techies and – you!  Hearing aids come in so many models, with so many different functions, there is certainly a model to fit your lifestyle and we are here to help you find it. Get started by scheduling a hearing evaluation …

Gulf Gate Hearing Aid Center - Exciting New Hearing Technology this Summer

Interesting New Technology Coming This Summer

Mark Rahman, BC-HIS hearing aid

Personal listening devices include all assistive devices or technology that are used to help people hear. Personal listening devices have been on the market for longer than hearing aids – in fact, they date all the way back to 17th century when traditional ear trumpets were first introduced. Today, there is a multitude of personal listening devices available, and new …