A New Online Guide to Hearing Aids
MedSun: Newsletter #43, December 2009

FDA Consumer Update website

The FDA has launched a new website that will benefit current and potential users of hearing aids. The site includes sections on: general information on hearing aids, types of hearing loss, types and styles of hearing aids, how to get a hearing aid, benefits and safety of hearing aids, hearing aids and cell phones and other products and procedures that people can use to improve hearing. The website also has a checklist of steps to consider before purchasing hearing aids.

Additional Information:

FDA Consumer Update website. A New Online Guide to Hearing Aids. October 20, 2009.
http://www.fda.gov/ForConsumers/ConsumerUpdates/ucm185723.htm


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