How do you change a ear wax guard hearing aid?

How do you change a ear wax guard hearing aid?

Removing and replacing Hear Clear wax guards

  1. Insert the empty end of the yellow application stick into the used wax guard in the hearing device.
  2. Pull outward on the stick to remove the used wax guard.
  3. Use opposite end of yellow stick to firmly insert clean wax guard into hearing device.

What is a wax guard on a hearing aid?

“The hearing aid wax guard serves as a preventive measure to trap the ear wax, dust or debris, allowing the hearing aid user to remove it without damaging the device. They are typically easy for the hearing aid user to change as part of routine cleaning of the device.”

Why does my hearing aid keep whistling?

The disturbing whistling or squeaking noise coming from your hearing aid is caused by feedback. Feedback occurs when the sound coming out of your hearing aid loops back around and goes into the hearing aid’s microphone.

How often should you clean hearing aid tubes?

You may choose to leave it to dry overnight. This should be repeated regularly. You should replace the plastic tube inside your earmould approximately every 6-9 months, or when the tube becomes discoloured and hard. This will help to maintain good sound quality and comfort.

How do you clean a Unitron hearing aid?

Use a soft cloth, tissue or special hearing aid brush to wipe the outside. Never use alcohol or cleansers. They harm the internal components and circuitry. Use a dehumidifier kit regularly to prevent moisture from entering the hearing aids and damaging the components.

Why do I hear a high pitch sound in my ear?

Tinnitus is commonly described as a ringing in the ears, but it also can sound like roaring, clicking, hissing, or buzzing. It may be soft or loud, high pitched or low pitched. You might hear it in either one or both ears.

Are Cerustop and Cerushield interchangeable?

Cerustop and Cerushield are incompatible with each other, the easiest way to check is to look at the tip of the Phonak receiver wire.