Hearing Aid Online Guide


Hearing Aid Online Guide


This online guide for consumers presents general information on hearing aids and types of hearing loss, as well as how to get a hearing evaluation, how to choose a device, and how to have it properly adjusted.

The guide includes the following topics and resources:

  • Hearing loss
  • Types of hearing aids
  • Benefits and safety issues
  • Hearing aids and cell phones
  • How to get hearing aids
  • Checklist
  • Other products and devices to improve hearing
  • Links


Food and Drug Administration (U.S.); U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Funding Sources:

Food and Drug Administration (U.S.)


Release Date: 2009
Original Summary: November 2009
Last Updated: 03/31/10

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