Wireless network and hearing aids

  ayrmail 19:20 05 Feb 2005
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Anyone know if these interfere with hearing aids. I ask because we bought an induction loop for a mobile phone and as this was a success we where going to buy a similar device for the TV. I believe this transmits to the loop via infrared so I wouldn’t think that was a problem, but the loop transmits up to the hearing aid without being connected to them and if we set up a wireless network 2 pc and a laptop could this interfere?
Thank
Dave

  kjrider 19:25 05 Feb 2005

Very much doubt that you would get any interference.

  ayrmail 20:33 05 Feb 2005

?

  octal 20:40 05 Feb 2005

No it won't interfere, your loop uses magnetic induction, whereas the wireless network uses low power microwave to connect.

  ayrmail 20:43 05 Feb 2005

Thank you kjrider and octal

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