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August 19, 2013
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Sam Bauman: Hearing aids for $20? They work surprisingly well

As most of my friends know, I wear hearing aids, the result of too many rides in inadequately pressurized flying wrecks around North Africa chasing the news. I realized I’d lost most of my natural hearing when I began repeating “What did you say?” to people. My Naples doc said I’d be deaf by 50. It didn’t get that far, but I did drop $1,800 at Costco for a pair of fancy hearing aids. Later the VA acoustic people in Reno said it was time for an update. So they came up with a snazzy pair with a higher cost. …

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