Learn to enjoy those special sounds again
With your new hearing aids, learning to listen requires a period of adjustment and a measure of patience. Some people almost automatically adjust to hearing aids and appreciate the benefits offered by the hearing instrument right away. The majority of new hearing aid users need time to adjust to all the sounds they are now hearing. You may need to learn to ignore unwanted sounds, just as you did with normal hearing. It is also important to be realistic and not to expect 100 percent hearing in every situation. You will find that the longer you wear your hearing instrument, the more natural sounds and speech comprehension will become.
You may encounter some of the following occurrences during your adjustment period: