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Kimberley Orr
Do I Need a Hearing Aid for Mild Hearing Loss?

Do I Need a Hearing Aid for Mild Hearing Loss?

Too many people ignore the signs of their hearing loss because it hasn’t started to negatively impact their lives just yet. The real question is, how serious does your hearing problem have to become before it requires medical attention? If you’re suffering from a...

Preventing Your Hearing Loss from Getting Worse

Preventing Your Hearing Loss from Getting Worse

If your hearing loss is starting to affect your daily life, it’s important to take certain steps that can prevent it from worsening over time. Hearing loss isn’t an inevitable part of ageing even though it is common and can be exacerbated through lifestyle and health...

Can Tinnitus Get Louder? How to Manage Tinnitus

Can Tinnitus Get Louder? How to Manage Tinnitus

Tinnitus is a frustrating symptom of many inner ear problems and it can drastically affect your quality of life. If you’re suffering from tinnitus, learn the facts about this condition so you can understand your treatment options. In this article, Health and Hearing...

What Can I Expect from My Hearing Aid Fitting?

What Can I Expect from My Hearing Aid Fitting?

In order to achieve the best results from your new hearing aid, your hearing specialist will ensure it fits perfectly and maximises the potential benefits. If you’ve had your hearing test, the next step is to get your hearing aid fitted by a professional. Find out...

The Benefits of Wireless Bluetooth Hearing Aids

The Benefits of Wireless Bluetooth Hearing Aids

In recent years, hearing aid technology has improved considerably and it’s now possible to have an invisible device that fits in your ear canal and can be controlled by your smart phone. Often called TV hearing aids because they allow you to stream sound directly from...

The Best Ways to Protect your Hearing

The Best Ways to Protect your Hearing

We mostly take our perfect hearing for granted, but your life would change dramatically if you were to experience sudden or gradual hearing loss, and not for the better. There are many issues that hearing-impaired people have to deal with on a daily basis such as the...

What to Expect During a Hearing Test

What to Expect During a Hearing Test

Realising you have some level of hearing loss can be stressful, and making an appointment for a hearing test even more so because you might not like the results. However, once you know you need professional help, putting it off only adds to your stress and anxiety,...

The Effects of Hearing Loss on Mental Health

The Effects of Hearing Loss on Mental Health

The correlation between hearing loss and mental health problems can’t be ignored with increased stress, anxiety, cognitive disorders and depression among those with impaired hearing. Much of it is a result of the social isolation that occurs when hearing impaired...