The digital hearing aid revolution that started in the ‘80s is on the brink of its next evolution: machine learning. What will it mean for end users? For you? We’ve taken a look in our crystal ball and have some predictions.
If you have clients who are particularly concerned about being able to understand speech in noisy environments, you might want to explore the potential of a new test. It can help estimate how satisfied users will be with a hearing aid in real-lif...
At Widex, we have for some time strived to increase our understanding of people’s auditory reality, the variety of acoustic environments experienced by an individual.
If you have been around for a while, you might have heard about Widex Zen Therapy, a tinnitus management tool that was developed by Widex, which was introduced in 2012.
The loss of audibility of high frequency sounds often compromises speech understanding and the appreciation of music and nature’s sounds.
Several online hearing tests exist. Are they a good screening tool or a threat to your business? We asked the experts.
A new Canadian-based clinical trial shows that users prefer Widex UNIQUE hearing aids to their previous models in almost all listening environments.
People with steeply sloping or profound hearing loss often require more help hearing high frequency sounds. To do this, some hearing aids move or transpose these sounds down to regions where they can be heard. This is known as frequence transposi...
Growing up, I always admired people with ear auricles (or more correctly, Pinnae) that are not sticking out. To hide my own insecurity, I grew my hair so long so people would not see my pinnae.It was a revelation for me during my first ...
The echo of one’s voice is a common complaint of new hearing aid users – and it’s all thanks to the old “occlusion effect.”
Music has always been a tricky subject for us in the hearing aid industry. Why are Widex hearing aids made for musicians?
For a consumer, getting more while paying the same (or even less) is a strong incentive. who would not want to get two suits for the price of one, or better yet, four suits for the price of one?
We tend to take the technology for granted, but modern digital hearing aids as we know them today wouldn’t exist without the humble microchip.
A new study from Japan shows that the tones used in Tinnitus Retraining Therapy can help people with tinnitus significantly.
A common complaint with hearing aid users involves distortion or “clipping” that comes with high-volume sounds. Luckily, a solution is on its way and it involves one thing: headroom.