Starkey Research & Clinical Blog

Award-Winning Study: Perceptual and Neural Representation of Consonants in Hearing Impaired Listeners

Starkey Hearing Technologies helping to shape the ears, eyes, and minds of elderly Europeans

On the importance of data logging: hearing aid wearers over-report daily use

Effective communication behavior during hearing aid appointments

On the Topic of Hearing Loss and Fatigue

Hearing Aid Use Decreases Perceived Loneliness

Considerations for music processing through hearing aids

Listening gets more effortful in your forties

A Digital Finger on a Warm Pulse: Wearables and the future of healthcare

Ubiquitous computing a.k.a. The Internet of Things

The Power of the Cloud

Another piece in the puzzle of hearing aid use and cognitive decline

The Fabric of Tomorrow

Informed Dreaming for a Better Hearing Tomorrow

Modern Remote Microphones Greatly Improve Speech Understanding in Noise

The Christmas Party Problem: Guest Post from Dr. Simon Carlile

Does hearing aid use slow cognitive decline?

Listening is more effortful for new hearing aid wearers

These factors lead to successful hearing aid use

Cognitive Benefits of Digital Noise Reduction

Hearing Aid Use is Becoming more Accepted

Tinnitus Treatment through Sound Therapy

Can hearing aid settings improve working memory?

Considerations for Music Listening

A Pediatric Prescription for Listening in Noise

On the prevalence of hearing loss and barriers to hearing aid uptake

The most important factors behind directional microphone benefit

Acclimatizing to hearing aids may not mean what you think it means

On the Prevalence of Cochlear Dead Regions

Should you prescribe digital noise reduction to children?

The Top 5 Hearing Aid Research Articles from 2013!

Patients with higher cognitive function may benefit more from hearing aid features

Do the benefits of tinnitus therapy increase with time?

Hearing Aids Alone can be Adjusted to Help with Tinnitus Relief

Hearing Aid Behavior in the Real World

You’re getting older. Are your listening demands decreasing?

Does lip reading take the effort out of speech understanding?

Can hearing aids reduce listening fatigue?

Evidence for the Value of Real-Ear Measurement

Can Aided Audibility Predict Pediatric Lexical Development?

The Tinnitus Functional Index (TFI): A New and Improved way to Evaluate Tinnitus

The Top 5 Audiology Research Articles from 2012

The Tinnitus Handicap Inventory (THI): A quick and reliable method for measuring tinnitus outcomes

The Speech, Spatial and Qualities of Hearing Scale (SSQ): A Gatehouse Legacy

Summarizing the Benefits of Bilateral Hearing Aids

Can preference for one or two hearing aids be predicted?

True or False? Two hearing aids are better than one.

Cochlear Dead Regions and High Frequency Gain: How to Fit the Hearing Aid

Do Patients with Severe Hearing Loss Benefit from Directional Microphones?

Transitioning the Patient with Severe Hearing Loss to New Hearing Aids

Prescribing Compression for Severe Hearing Loss

Understanding the NAL-NL2

What motivates hearing aid use?

Do hearing aid wearers benefit from visual cues?

Differences Between Directional Benefit in the Lab and Real-World

Are you prescribing an appropriate MPO?

Addressing patient complaints when fine-tuning a hearing aid

Recommendations for fitting patients with cochlear dead regions

A preferred speech stimulus for testing hearing aids

Will placing a receiver in the canal increase occlusion?

Does Expansion Decrease Low Level Speech Understanding?

Understanding the best listening configurations for telephone use when wearing hearing aids

Some benefits of increasing the number of compression channels

The DSL 5.0a is a successful fitting formula for adults

Impact of Classroom Noise on Children’s Listening

Understanding the benefits of bilateral hearing aids

Considerations for Directional Microphone Use in the Classroom

Comparing localization ability with BTE and CIC hearing aids

Effects of Digital Noise Reduction on Children’s Speech Understanding

Is a patient’s Acceptable Noise Level (ANL) a valid predictor of successful hearing aid use?

A comparison of Receiver-In-Canal (RIC) and Receiver-In-The-Aid (RITA) hearing aids

Does listening experience affect a hearing aid wearer’s preferred gain?

Do over-the-counter hearing aids offer a quality solution to better hearing?

Reviewing the benefits of open-fit hearing aids

What considerations should be made when fitting open-canal directional microphone hearing aids?

The real-world benefits of directional microphones with infants and young children

The effect of digital noise reduction on listening effort: an article review