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Though it’s one of our most important senses, hearing — especially in today’s time of masking and social distancing — can be a struggle. According to the National Institute of Deafness and Other Communication Disorders, nearly 30 million adults in the U.S. could benefit from wearing hearing aids.

New research has now associated untreated hearing loss with other very serious health conditions, including cognitive decline and dementia. No need to suffer in silence: Shannon Basham from Phonak explains how her company provides the world’s most innovative hearing solutions for virtually every degree of hearing loss, regardless of age, lifestyle, or cosmetic preference of the user.

For example, the Phonak Audéo Paradise is a first-class hearing aid that offers a clear, rich sound experience – even in background noise. It connects directly to multiple Bluetooth®-enabled devices at the same time, including your favorite smartphone. Phonak Paradise technology enables hands-free calls, TV streaming, and more. Stay tuned to learn more!

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