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What Is a Hearing Aid?

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What Is a Hearing Aid?
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Reading Level
     edHelper's suggested reading level:   high interest, readability grades 4 to 6
     Flesch-Kincaid grade level:   4.31

Vocabulary
     challenging words:    amplifier, suffer, injury, hearing, specialist, electrical, loss, outer, result, people, canal, waves, speaker, power, device, enjoy

Other Languages
     Spanish: ¿Qué es un audífono?


What Is a Hearing Aid?
By Colleen Messina
  

1     Millions of people suffer from hearing loss. This can result from disease. It can result from aging. It can also result from an injury. A small device can help. This device is a hearing aid.
 
2     A hearing aid makes sounds louder. A basic hearing aid has three parts. It has a microphone. This receives the sound. It converts sound waves into electrical signals. It sends the signals to the amplifier. The amplifier increases the power of the signals. It sends them to the ear through a speaker.

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