WILL WEARING A HEARING AID MAKE ME DEAFER?
No any additional hearing loss that you get will be most probably caused by the following factors, firstly what ever hearing problems you have inherited, secondly any further noise exposure, thirdly aging and finally any progressive type ear disease.
HOW LONG WILL IT TAKE ME TO GET USED TO A HEARING AID?
It depends on the individual usually the worse your hearing is before you start wearing hearing aids the longer it will take to get used to the hearing aids. Normally a time frame of six week as a minimum is what we would expect if you haven't had hearing aids before.
WHY HAVE I BEEN RECOMMENDED TWO HEARING AIDS?
Two aids give a more natural sound (After all you have two ears), allow you to localise sound and most importantly help you to hear much better in noisy situations.
WHAT IS TINNITUS
Tinnitus is ear noises usually a roaring or ringing sound heard especially when it’s quiet .While tinnitus occurring once in a while is quite normal, constant or annoying tinnitus can become a problem.