Trouble hearing while background noise is occuring is one of the most common issues we hear from people who come into our offices. Your Miracle-Ear hearing care specialist may be able to make adjustments to your hearing aids and/or help you take full advantage of hearing aid technologies that enable easier listening in difficult environments.
Remember that even the most advanced hearing aid technology cannot completely eliminate background noise. Even people with “normal” hearing can experience difficulty hearing conversations in noisy situations. Following are seven tips for everyone — hearing aid wearer or not — to make it easier to hear conversations in large gatherings, restaurants or wherever background noise is a problem: