FDA ruling would allow sale of counter hearing aids

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During a special announcement the FDA Food and Drug Administration said that with immediate entry into force, no longer be required people get a medical checkup before buying most hearing aids. Do you like what you are reading? Receive similar content direct to your email.

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The announcement was made at a public meeting of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine. Prior recommendations from this group, as well as a White House advisory panel on science and technology, and some groups of consumers and audiologists have strongly suggested removing this restriction as long as the hearing aids are more affordable and accessible. Continue reading “FDA ruling would allow sale of counter hearing aids”