Tips for Taking Care of Hearing Aids

Medically Reviewed by Jennifer Robinson, MD on November 04, 2021

Tips for Taking Care of Hearing Aids

The following suggestions will help you care for hearing aids:

  1. Keep hearing aids away from heat and moisture.
  2. Replace dead batteries immediately.
  3. Clean hearing aids as instructed.
  4. Do not use hairspray or other hair care products while wearing hearing aids.
  5. Turn off hearing aids when they are not in use.
  6. Keep replacement batteries and small aids away from children and pets.
  7. Be careful not to drop the hearing aid.

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SOURCE: Excerpted from The National Institute on Deafness and Other Communications Disorders: "Hearing Aids," March 1, 2005. Arizona State University.

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