The FDA has approved over-the-counter hearing aids. Adults with perceived mild to moderate hearing impairment will be able to buy hearing aids directly from stores, pharmacies and online retailers — no prescription or doctor's appointment required — as soon as mid-October. Until now, the high cost of hearing aids and exams which are often not covered by insurance, has prevented many from having access. The Biden administration estimates the new rule will lower the cost of hearing aids by hundreds or even thousands of dollars. READ MORE.
The Girl Scouts just unveiled their newest cookie a raspberry version of Thin Mints, minus the mint part. They're called Raspberry Rallys, and they're billing them as a "sister" cookie to Thin Mints. They look identical on the outside, but the inside is bright pink. You can't get them yet, but they'll be joining the lineup next year. Girl Scout cookie season kicks off in early January. READ MORE.
Feels like Top Gun: Maverick has been in theaters forever but it’s finally getting a home release. Paramount confirmed that Maverick arrives on Digital on Aug. 23 while the 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray and DVD versions are slated to launch on Nov. 1. The home release will include over 110 minutes of extra bonus content. READ MORE.