The Bionic Ear

‘The Bionic Ear’ certainly sounds like it came straight out of a science fiction novel! However, fortunately for those who are...

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What is Misophonia?

Misophonia. It sounds like an intimidating, complex word, but turns out, it’s also a complex disease. Some define misophonia as a ‘hatred...

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What's the difference between a Hearing Aid Practitioner and an Audiologist?

No one said hearing was straight forward. The complexities of the ear and all the tiny instruments therein requires an array of training and...

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Hearing Aids & Winter: What To Look Out For?

The movie ‘Frozen’ may have been a huge hit in the cinema however, when it comes to your hearing aids and the cold, trust us: you...

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5 Hearing Aid Myths Debunked!

There’s lots of information that circulates about hearing aids. As with most things, some of this information is correct and some is...

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Make Your Holiday Dinner Hearing Friendly in 5 Steps

When we think about Christmas, turkey, pecan pie and spending time with family come to mind. Sitting around the dinner table, enjoying a good...

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5 Reasons Addressing Your Hearing Loss is a Key to Happy Holidays

Studies show that when people address hearing loss, it has positive effects on their mental health. For example, it can combat problems in...

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7 Gifts for Those With Hearing Loss

Being hard of hearing is a tricky burden to bear, especially as communication is key during the holiday season. Fortunately, technology has...

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The Fascinating History of Sign Language

Much like the English language, tracing the invention of sign language to a particular point in history is impossible.  Throughout history,...

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Quieten Your Home With 3 Easy Steps

For many of us, sound can be a problem. If you suffer from Tinnitus, loud sounds can be so painful they bring you to tears. For those of us...

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What is Hidden Hearing Loss?

What is Hidden Hearing Loss?

We all know of hearing loss and its side effects, but did you know that there are people who technically score within a normal hearing range on their audiogram test, and still have trouble hearing in louder environments? Hidden hearing loss...

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Hearing loss and sports

Hearing loss and sports

What do Derrick Coleman, Matt Hamill, Lou Ferrigno and Tamika Catchings all have in common? They are all without a doubt amazing athletes, but they also all suffer from significant hearing loss or deafness. Although hearing loss can make...

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How can I care for my hearing aids in the summer?

How can I care for my hearing aids in the summer?

Summer is just around the corner which means beaches, barbeques, sun-soaked vacations, waterfall chasing, pool parties and endless adventure! Technology requires special care during the summer months, and your hearing aids are no exception....

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