Assistive Hearing Technology
The growth in choices in the world of assistive hearing technology has expanded tremendously in the last several decades, and continues to evolve at a rapid pace. There are individual devices that are worn all or most the time by a person such as hearing aids or cochlear implants. And there are technologies to assist a person within a particular environment such as an FM system or sound field system in a classroom. Read through these primers on the different devices that are available in the market and speak with your audiologist or other hearing professional to learn about what technologies can help you specifically.