• Hearing aids cost an average of $5000. Biden's plan to make them affordable doesn't go far enough

    9 days ago - By Business Insider

    Hearing aids are customized to respond to your specific hearing experience, while PSAPs are one-size-fits-all.
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    President Biden's recent executive order aims to address, among other things, the exorbitant costs of hearing aids.
    Hearing aids cost an average of $5,000 and are rarely covered by insurance.
    Only 14% of the 48 million Americans with hearing loss can afford hearing aids.
    Over-the-counter hearing aids are not meant for children or those with severe or profound hearing loss.
    Erin Marsh is a writer and yoga teacher from the Midwest.
    This is an opinion column...
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