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These Headphones Have A Built-In Listening Test And They're Like Glasses For Your Ears

EvenThe Even H1 headphones can be customised for hearing loss and hearing differences between left and right ears.There are quite a few things that come in pairs but that aren’t identical. Take my feet for example: one is half a size smaller than the other. The same goes for my eyes: my left eye is half a dioptre weaker than my right eye and has some astigmatism, so I wear glasses to correct my vision. And then there are my ears, which are slightly different as far as the levels they can hear...

Boone Lions to provide eye, ear screening on July 8

BOONE — The Boone Area Lions Club will host the N.C. Lions Mobile Screening Unit, a statewide project that screens individuals free for present or potential problems regarding their sight and hearing at the Walmart parking lot from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, July 8.The screening unit is a 60-foot customized trailer and truck fully equipped to offer free vision and hearing screening. The service will only be a screening, not a full eye examination, and includes a visual acuity test to test...

The Blind Eye and the Deaf Ear (Part 1)

This post begins a five-part series we first ran here in 2014. The series consists of one of C.H. Spurgeon’s lectures to his students. The idea came from a pastor friend contacted me with a link to the lecture and remarked that it was encouraging to know Spurgeon was dealing with all the same kinds of problems back then that pastors face regularly today. He suggested it would be good content for SharperIron, and I couldn’t agree more.Depending on what collection you look at, this is Lecture 9...