Susan Bankoski Chunyk finds it frustrating as a professional audiologist who wants to help people hear better that of the 31. 5 million Americans with hearing loss, only 22 percent wear hearing aids. Owner of Hampden Hearing Center in East Longmeadow, Dr. Chunyk said there are many reasons people don’t wear hearing aids, with cost […]
The Better Hearing Institute (BHI) is working with employers to create working environments in which individuals with hearing loss are unafraid to acknowledge and address their hearing impairment. By encouraging workers to have their hearing checked as part of the company’s workplace wellness program, those with hearing loss will be far less likely to hide it, […]
The “Red Flags Rule,” a law the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) began to enforce on January 1, 2011, requires certain businesses and organizations to develop a written program to spot the warning signs — or “red flags” — of identity theft.