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How Hearing Aids Have Developed Over Time

How Hearing Aids Have Developed Over Time

Hearing aids are a vital device for many elderly people, who often struggle to hear. The way hearing aids are used has changed dramatically over time as well. Here's how hearing aids have progressed and what they look like today.   Evolution of Hearing Aids Hearing aids have evolved dramatically over the years. In fact, it is impossible to imagine a world before hearing aids existed. The devices have changed so much that they now resemble small computers on your ear. Here are a few ways hearing aids have developed over time: 18th century: Ear trumpets were made from animal…
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