Are there hearing aids that can work with my mobile device?

Episode 1637 (12:25)

Fred from Columbia MD
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Fred called in to say that there's a new wireless microphone for the hard of hearing, which can connect to your mobile device via Bluetooth and Quatro hearing aids so that those with trouble hearing can participate in group conversations. Leo says that's a great feature. Leo loves that modern hearing aids can interact with your mobile phones in order to listen better.  Check them out here - https://www.resound.com/en-us/hearing-aids/bluetooth-hearing-aids.

Leo also adds that starting next year, those in need of hearing aids will have to get a prescription. They will be illegal to buy over the counter.