The following web sites are selected resources which may help you learn more about hearing and hearing aids.
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Government Web sites:
Immediately in Effect Guidance Document: Conditions for Sale for Air-Conduction Hearing Aids - Guidance for Industry and Food and Drug Administration Staff(PDF - 402KB) FDA takes steps to improve hearing aid accessibility Hearing Aids and Personal Sound Amplifiers: Know the Difference Information on Cochlear Implants
- How to Report Problems With Products Regulated by FDA
Information on Cell Phones Hearing Aids NIH Senior Health - Hearing Loss Consumer Facts: Hearing Aid Compatibility for Wireline Telephones Consumer Facts: Hearing Aid Compatibility for Wireless Telephones
- Facts for Consumers: Sound Advice on Hearing Aids
A New Online Guide to Hearing Aids[ARCHIVED] 21 CFR 801.420 Regulation