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Children Hearing Tests

children hearing tests

What Should You Expect During Children Hearing Tests? As much as we fear the worst for our kids, sometimes the worst is not what we expect. Concerns are often misplaced and we are bound by misleading information from unreliable sources.  Apparently, detecting a hearing loss in children from an early age is important. An undetected […]

How to Choose Musician Earplugs

Musician EarPlugs

Musician Earplugs Musician Earplugs: How to know which one is right for you? Unlike hearing aids, you can get musician earplugs just about anywhere. Hence, ensuring whether it works or not may seem relative to you at first, until you start getting signs of hearing problems. Aside from double checking the label and making sure […]

5 Things You Should Know About Tinnitus

Be Ready for Tinnitus Before it Takes its Toll on You

Be Ready for Tinnitus Before it Takes its Toll on You Unfamiliarity to health problems leaves us vulnerable to threats in our wellness. That’s the irony of life. We only know the problems around things that we are familiar with, but we just don’t have time to bother ourselves with other things that we don’t […]

Hearing Implants

Everything You Need to Know About Hearing Implants

Everything You Need to Know About Hearing Implants Hearing implants are an alternative to hearing aids. Specialists may recommend an implantation procedure when hearing aids are not working adequately for the patient anymore.  An implant may also be the best solution for those who have medical problems with the ear. Recurrent ear infections, for example, can […]

Hearing Tests

What You Ought to Know About Hearing Tests and Its Benefits

What You Ought to Know About Hearing Tests and Its Benefits Hearing tests are essential to ensure that you do not have symptoms of deafness. Most symptoms include but are not limited to; trouble in listening to a speaker in a noisy public space, the feeling of fullness in your ears, fluctuating difficulty to hear, […]

Understanding Hearing Aids

Learn Everything You Need to Know About Hearing Aids

Learn Everything You Need to Know About Hearing Aids Hearing is a vital sensory function in our body. It allows us to avoid danger, communicate, receive information, and is weaved through all other aspects of our modern lives. Moreover, our ears help us maintain balance. Therefore, it’s fair to say that a suffering from any levels […]

Cochlear Implants: From no so humble beginnings

Cochlear Implants: from not-so-humble beginnings

From their inception, cochlear implants have paved the way in user benefits and innovation. Thirty years ago, remarkably, they provided hearing to those with severe and profound hearing loss for rudimentary speech recognition in quiet settings, especially in addition to lip-reading. Outcomes: Average sentence understanding with modern cochlear implants in quiet without lip-reading exceeds 80%. […]

Deafness Forum of Australia

Deafness Forum of Australia

Children and young adults under 26 years of age who receive services under the Australian Government Hearing Services Community Service Obligations Program, will qualify for the NDIS. People who are 26 years and older will probably be eligible to enter the Scheme if they have hearing impairment of more than 65 decibels in their better […]