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France combats hearing loss with volume restrictions on music in public spaces

A decree, published by the government of President Emmanuel Macron in August this year, was designed to help reduce hearing problems linked to loud music at nightclubs and music festivals.

10/26/2017
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Londoners' hearing ages quicker, and need regular hearing tests

Regular hearing tests needed, While people are aware that lifestyle can affect their hearing, they fail to see that location can cause as much damage as a noisy vocation or regular concert attendance.

8/9/2017
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Hearing loss biggest risk factor for dementia

The findings of a study from the Lancet Commission says lifestyle factors can play a major role in increasing or reducing an individual's dementia risk, naming hearing loss as the number one factor. Click to find out more.

7/20/2017
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Infographic: Comparing animal and human hearing ranges

Have you ever wondered how your pet’s hearing compares to yours? How about compared to an elephant’s? Take a look at our infographic to find out more.

5/16/2017
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A Guide to Deaf sport in the UK | Claritas Hearing Aids

Being deaf or hard of hearing (HOH) should not be a barrier to participate in any form of sport or exercise.

4/4/2017
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How adverts are inhibiting your hearing | Claritas Hearing Aids

How adverts are inhibiting your hearing: Adverts are an irritation at the best of times. They are an unwanted interruption that are so prevalent they are almost

2/1/2017
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How our diet affects our hearing health | Claritas Hearing Aids

How our diet affects our hearing health: Many people worry over their diet for lots of reasons, reducing cholesterol, risk of type 2 diabetes and lowering blood pressure

1/30/2017
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Why quiet fireworks are becoming more popular

Why quiet fireworks are becoming more popular: Europe is slowly inching its way towards more silent celebrations as we enter 2017. Collecchio, a small town in Italy, has

1/27/2017
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Why over the counter hearing aids may not be a good thing

Why over the counter hearing aids may not be a good thing: The United States of America is currently amidst an argument between audiologists and the FDA over the

1/24/2017
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Learn the British Sign Language alphabet

Learn the British Sign Language alphabet: After finally being recognised as an official minority language by the UK government back in 2003, more than 145,000 people

1/22/2017
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How our hearing affects our dreams

How our hearing affects our dreams: There has been many studies into the relationship between the senses and the subconscious but the most recent explorative survey has

1/20/2017
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Is there a stigma attached to hearing loss?

Is there a stigma attached to hearing loss?: There is data to show that on average, people wait up to ten years before seeking professional help for their auditory

1/18/2017
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Could upping your Iron intake improve your hearing?

Could upping your Iron intake improve your hearing?: 2016 saw a movement towards the general population being far more conscious of their eating habits and the impact

1/17/2017
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How to avoid isolation in 2017

How to avoid isolation in 2017: Studies have found that one of the most prominent results of hearing loss is depression. According to Dr Chuan-Ming Li research “the

1/16/2017
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The best visual experiences for those with hearing loss

The best visual experiences for those with hearing loss: Going for a day out with a person who suffers from hearing loss can often be a stressful experience. For a

1/12/2017
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Synesthesia machines and why they are important today

Synesthesia machines and why they are important today: Whether true or false, the idea remains that if one of our senses is weaker, another will become stronger to

1/8/2017
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How restaurants are hampering hearing

How restaurants are hampering hearing: In the run-up to Christmas, people find themselves spending more time in high street stores on the hunt for the perfect present,

1/3/2017
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Mail on Monday urges patience towards hard of hearing loved ones

Mail on Monday urges patience towards hard of hearing loved ones: After an editorial appeared on December 5th 2016 in the Mail on Monday, the importance of understanding

1/3/2017
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Can you guess the sound with our hearing loss simulator?

Can you guess the sound with our hearing loss simulator?: Hearing loss affects over 11 million people across the UK, meaning that most of us know someone with one form

1/1/2017
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A Christmas gift guide for those with hearing loss

A Christmas gift guide for those with hearing loss: With the festive season nearly upon us, we are all immersed in Christmas shopping. Trying to find thoughtful and

12/31/2016
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Musicians with hearing impairments

Musicians with hearing impairments: After Sir Cliff Richard was spotted wearing a hearing aid for the first time, we at UK Hearing Care thought we should have a look at

12/30/2016
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How to ease your tinnitus

How to ease your tinnitus: Affecting around six million people, tinnitus is one of the most common hearing problems in the UK.

12/25/2016
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Present ideas for hearing aid users

Present ideas for hearing aid users: You may not be thinking about it yet, but Christmas is on its way, and if you have someone on your gift list who wears hearing aids,

12/25/2016
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The sounds that will damage your hearing

The sounds that will damage your hearing: Of the millions of people that suffer from hearing loss in the UK and around the rest of the world, a lot of people have

12/21/2016
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Zika virus can cause hearing loss

Zika virus can cause hearing loss: A new study by researchers in Brazil has found that the Zika virus causes another health problem; babies born to a mother who has been

12/17/2016
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Channel 4 launches first sign language-only TV ad

Channel 4 launches first sign language-only TV ad: During the Rio Paralympics Games Channel 4 has been showing the first TV ad ever to use only sign language in an

12/17/2016
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Insects set to help develop future hearing aids

Insects set to help develop future hearing aids: Whilst the ear allows many of us to hear a range of sounds and enables us to communicate with each other, it can be

12/13/2016
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How well can you lip-read?

How well can you lip-read?: Lip-reading is an essential skill for many with hearing loss problems, and alongside the use of hearing aids it helps those who are hard of

12/12/2016
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Brain fitness can affect how you manage your hearing loss

Brain fitness can affect how you manage your hearing loss: A number of recent studies have pointed to the importance of brain power in helping minimise the effects of

12/9/2016
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Sea anemones could help those with hearing loss

Sea anemones could help those with hearing loss: In an experimental study in America, researchers have found a potential breakthrough in the treatment of hearing loss.

12/7/2016
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Healthcare providers urged to provide more support to those with hearing loss

Healthcare providers urged to provide more support to those with hearing loss : According to Action on Hearing Loss, it costs NHS England an estimated £14m each year in

12/5/2016
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Bringing the sound of music to those with hearing loss and deafness

Bringing the sound of music to those with hearing loss and deafness: Music is a wonderful thing. It lifts us up, energises us, calms and soothes us, and all at the same

12/4/2016
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Is a cure for tinnitus on the horizon?

Is a cure for tinnitus on the horizon?: For many sufferers of the condition, tinnitus is a constant reminder that something is wrong with their hearing. The ringing,

12/1/2016
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Improvements being made to make air travel easier for those with hearing loss

Improvements being made to make air travel easier for those with hearing loss: Budget air travel has changed the industry. And although ticket fares are lower than in

12/1/2016
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Olive Oil In Ear - A Remedy For Blocked Ear Wax | Claritas Hearing Aids

Olive oil can be a great remedy for blocked ear wax, however it can damage ear drums - read our advice first & if the problem persists, book a hearing test.

11/29/2016
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UK hearing loss charity campaigning to lower background noise in public places

UK hearing loss charity campaigning to lower background noise in public places: Action on Hearing Loss is asking restaurants and pubs to do their best to help lower

11/27/2016
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Hearing Aids 101: Parts, Types and Functions

Hearing Aids 101: Parts, Types and Functions: Hearing aids have changed a great deal over the years. From form to function and even connective ability, the modern

11/27/2016
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Helpful apps for hearing loss

Helpful apps for hearing loss: Hearing aids have been revolutionised in recent years by smartphone technology. But not every enhancement is connected directly to your

11/26/2016
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Should I upgrade my hearing aids?

Should I upgrade my hearing aids?: It would be great if your set of hearing aids lasted forever. But partly because of regular use and also the positive notion of

11/22/2016
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AC/DC singer optimistic about hearing loss help

AC/DC singer optimistic about hearing loss help: There was a great deal of press generated when long time AC/DC singer Brian Johnson left the band reportedly due to the

11/18/2016
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What are big D and little d?

What are big D and little d?: As with people from all walks of life, deaf society enjoys many different social and cultural structures. It is only relatively recently

11/15/2016
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Better summer travel with your hearing aids

Better summer travel with your hearing aids: When the weather gets warmer and the calendars flip to the summer months, we all begin dreaming of holiday surrounded by

11/14/2016
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What is loud music doing to our hearing?

What is loud music doing to our hearing?: There has been a great deal of press recently about the dangers for musicians spending a working life around loud music. Stars

11/10/2016
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Hearing aids may keep aging minds sharp

Hearing aids may keep aging minds sharp: For millions suffering from hearing loss, their hearing aids bring them back into the hearing world and away from potential

11/6/2016
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Charity pledges money to fund hearing loss research

Charity pledges money to fund hearing loss research: In the effort to curb the negative effects of age-related hearing loss, the UK charity Action on Hearing Loss

11/4/2016
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How close is a cure to hearing loss?

How close is a cure to hearing loss?: Hearing loss is becoming more and more common, and government estimates see instances growing substantially over the coming

11/2/2016
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In-depth resource guide for Deaf Awareness

In-depth resource guide for Deaf Awareness : Schools, businesses and organisations from every industry in the UK will be recognising Deaf Awareness Week between the 2nd

11/1/2016
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Amazing athletes who excel despite hearing loss

Amazing athletes who excel despite hearing loss: Sport and competition are part of our lives. And millions all over the world enjoy the thrill of athletes winning and

11/1/2016
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Military innovation leading to better hearing protection for everyone

Military innovation leading to better hearing protection for everyone: When it comes to protecting hearing and finding new, innovative ways to prevent hearing loss, the

10/27/2016
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Rock band Pearl Jam to hand out ear plugs at upcoming shows

Rock band Pearl Jam to hand out ear plugs at upcoming shows: With the recent news of AC/DC frontman Brian Johnson stepping away from touring due to reported hearing

10/23/2016
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What is it like to have hearing loss?

What is it like to have hearing loss?: The World Health Organization estimates that as many as 360 million people worldwide have disabling hearing loss. In the UK alone,

10/22/2016
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Paying attention to noise-induced hearing loss

Paying attention to noise-induced hearing loss : From a statistical point of view, the number of cases of workplace noise-induced hearing loss seems to be decreasing in

10/22/2016
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AC/DC singer leaving the band due to reported hearing loss

AC/DC singer leaving the band due to reported hearing loss: Many people revere the rock n’ roll lifestyle. The music, the travel, the adoring crowds: many of us dream of

10/18/2016
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Hearing aid manufacturers must focus on hi-tech innovation

Hearing aid manufacturers must focus on hi-tech innovation: Hearing aid manufacturers are determined to bring new technology to the marketplace in order to help the

10/16/2016
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How much do you know about hearing loss in the UK?

How much do you know about hearing loss in the UK?: With an increasingly aging population in the UK, there have been calls for more of a spotlight to be shone on the

10/13/2016
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Headphone use can quickly damage hearing if not careful

Headphone use can quickly damage hearing if not careful: Walking down the street, riding on the bus or Underground, we see people of all ages wearing headphones

10/11/2016
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Mother hopes not to spread stigma of hearing loss to her children

Mother hopes not to spread stigma of hearing loss to her children: Despite the numerous benefits, many people suffering from hearing loss refuse to acknowledge the

10/11/2016
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Scientists continue to focus on genetic causes of hearing loss

Scientists continue to focus on genetic causes of hearing loss: For most, the likelihood of hearing loss increases with age. But researchers believe they have a better

10/7/2016
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Effort to make music enjoyable for those with cochlear implants

Effort to make music enjoyable for those with cochlear implants: For so many reasons, cochlear implants offer people with sensorineural hearing loss the chance to hear

10/5/2016
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Driving with Hearing Loss

Driving with Hearing Loss: Being safe and conscientious is the responsibility of all drivers. But although there may be challenges and sometimes the need for extra

10/2/2016
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Will Apple’s design touch change hearing aids forever?

Will Apple’s design touch change hearing aids forever?: It is common knowledge that technology is moving forward at breakneck speeds. With profits and innovation

9/30/2016
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New device could be key to hearing loss research

New device could be key to hearing loss research: A new battery-operated device about the size of a cricket ball may one day be used to treat people with hearing loss.

9/26/2016
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Study finds noise plays larger role in side effects of hearing loss

Study finds noise plays larger role in side effects of hearing loss: For a number of years, there has been mounting evidence that hearing loss causes problems as the

9/25/2016
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Singer finds new musical life after getting hearing aids

Singer finds new musical life after getting hearing aids: After being cured of a number of life-long hearing problems, an aspiring singer from Gateshead has established

9/22/2016
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Some jobs more likely to cause hearing problems, study finds

Some jobs more likely to cause hearing problems, study finds: American researchers have pinpointed some of the most common occupations causing hearing problems for its

9/21/2016
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New sign language service to help open up government services

New sign language service to help open up government services: With the help of a new British Sign Language (BSL) pilot programme, the Department of Work and Pensions is

9/18/2016
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Using hearing aids can boost brain function

Using hearing aids can boost brain function : A study at an American university has shown that hearing aids may improve brain function. At the University of Texas-El

9/15/2016
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History of hearing tests

History of hearing tests: Hearing tests nowadays have become so advanced and successful that people are diagnosed with hearing loss a lot sooner than they ever have

9/13/2016
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Hearing Aids Care Tips: Dos and Don’ts for Optimal Performance

Hearing Aids Care Tips: Dos and Don’ts for Optimal Performance: They are your absolute key to better hearing and for most, they provide a life-line to the outside world.

9/12/2016
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New hearing aid technology opens up a whole new world

New hearing aid technology opens up a whole new world: With the advent of better Bluetooth technology, it has changed the way those with hearing loss and impairment deal

9/9/2016
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Research shows the stigma of hearing loss is prevalent

Research shows the stigma of hearing loss is prevalent: In a recent feature in The Telegraph, a Welsh businessman, father and grandfather candidly spoke about the stigma

9/5/2016
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New live close captioning device developed by group of American teenagers

New live close captioning device developed by group of American teenagers: A group of teenagers in America have developed a new device that may help deaf people get

9/3/2016
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New hi-tech dummy allows for better hearing aid fittings

New hi-tech dummy allows for better hearing aid fittings: The effectiveness of one’s hearing aids can depends on the make and model, but it is the custom fit to the user

9/3/2016
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A Lifetime of Hearing - Infographic

A Lifetime of Hearing - Infographic: Like all of our senses, the ability to hear is a precious gift. From birth through to later life, human hearing goes through a

9/3/2016
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Even Beethoven felt isolated by his hearing loss

Even Beethoven felt isolated by his hearing loss: As we near the 250th anniversary of his birth, historians are still captivated how one of the world’s most important

8/31/2016
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Visual distractions may cause temporary hearing loss

Visual distractions may cause temporary hearing loss: We are surrounded each day by people engrossed in using their smartphone or tablet. And more often than not, we get

8/30/2016
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New prosthesis may solve some types of hearing loss for patients

New prosthesis may solve some types of hearing loss for patients: Doctors at University Hospitals Case Medical Center in the United States have developed a new

8/27/2016
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Protect your hearing during New Year’s Eve celebrations

Protect your hearing during New Year’s Eve celebrations: Sadly, with age, the fireworks explosions at midnight and the loud music at live concerts and parties can result

8/23/2016
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Santa uses sign language to make little girl’s Christmas

Santa uses sign language to make little girl’s Christmas: Hearing loss can sometimes impact the enjoyment of Christmas, but the Santa Claus at the Cleveland Centre in

8/19/2016
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New research shows hearing cells may be able to regenerate themselves

New research shows hearing cells may be able to regenerate themselves: It has been a long-standing belief that the tiny hair cells responsible for allowing one to hear

8/18/2016
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Celebrities who live and work with hearing loss

Celebrities who live and work with hearing loss: Like other medical conditions, hearing loss does not discriminate. Gender, race or fame does not make one immune from

8/14/2016
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Support groups offer needed hope to those with hearing loss

Support groups offer needed hope to those with hearing loss: Dealing with hearing loss is not easy. And without support from family, friends and the community at large,

8/12/2016
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Gene therapy offers hope to restoring hearing loss

Gene therapy offers hope to restoring hearing loss: Experts are aware that the key to hearing lies with tiny hair cells in the inner ear. They also know that the key to

8/11/2016
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Call for shift in research priorities in study of hearing loss

Call for shift in research priorities in study of hearing loss: Priorities for medical research are forever evolving, and with limited funding available, some conditions

8/10/2016
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Women are better than men at explaining hearing loss

Women are better than men at explaining hearing loss:

8/6/2016
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Sound deprivation linked to hearing loss

Sound deprivation linked to hearing loss:

8/5/2016
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2 in 5 musicians report hearing loss in UK

2 in 5 musicians report hearing loss in UK:

8/2/2016
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Increase in hearing loss predicted in next 20 years

Increase in hearing loss predicted in next 20 years:

8/1/2016
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Possible breakthrough in understanding genetic causes of hearing loss

Possible breakthrough in understanding genetic causes of hearing loss: In the last few years, researchers looking for cures to a variety of diseases, ailments and

8/1/2016
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New gel treatment could halt hearing loss due to trauma

New gel treatment could halt hearing loss due to trauma: A revolutionary new ear gel has been developed that can help some prevent the loss of their hearing. Because it

7/28/2016
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Link found between hearing aids and preventing memory loss

Link found between hearing aids and preventing memory loss: With ever-mounting evidence connecting hearing loss and memory loss, it has become more and more important to

7/28/2016
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Exploring the future of hearing loss treatment

Exploring the future of hearing loss treatment: With a population in the UK and throughout Europe that is ageing at a must faster rate, much of the focus looking towards

7/27/2016
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Link found between a healthy heart and better hearing

Link found between a healthy heart and better hearing: Researchers in America have found a number of tangible connections between healthy hearts and healthy hearing.

7/23/2016
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The NHS: Helping People Hear since 1948

The NHS: Helping People Hear since 1948: Created almost 70 years ago, the NHS has grown with the people. As medical science has advanced, so has its ability to treat the

7/22/2016
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Book aims to help people adjust to life with hearing loss

Book aims to help people adjust to life with hearing loss: A Canadian writer, actor and speaker has put pen to paper in writing a new book that chronicles her life

7/22/2016
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Using laser technology, new hearing aid gets approval in the USA

Using laser technology, new hearing aid gets approval in the USA: A new type of hearing aid has cleared a major hurdle in the United States and could help lead to

7/18/2016
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Hearing aids can be life-saving technology

Hearing aids can be life-saving technology: For many, many reasons, hearing aids have been called “life-changing” products. They can open up new worlds that may have

7/14/2016
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A better understanding of tinnitus

A better understanding of tinnitus: With all the medical advancements in recent years, there is still a great deal of mystery behind the causes of tinnitus. Without

7/11/2016
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Military drug trial may offer key to hearing loss prevention

Military drug trial may offer key to hearing loss prevention: The US military is currently trialling a drug that may be helpful in preventing the hearing loss associated

7/10/2016
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“Sleeping” MP highlights struggles of those with hearing loss

“Sleeping” MP highlights struggles of those with hearing loss: An inopportune photo and a jump to conclusions on social media led to an apology from the BBC. A partially

7/8/2016
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To find “hidden hearing loss” requires better testing methods

To find “hidden hearing loss” requires better testing methods: Research over the last few years is beginning to create a broader understanding of what is causing hearing

7/8/2016
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Ways to support deaf and hearing impaired independence

Ways to support deaf and hearing impaired independence: For the deaf population in the UK, interacting and thriving in daily life requires a great deal of patience and

7/4/2016
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Hearing Loss Hazards: everyday challenges and solutions

Hearing Loss Hazards: everyday challenges and solutions: Hearing loss is a challenge to deal with. Whilst there are some solutions available, such as cochlear implants

7/2/2016
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Robotic suit helps simulate the challenges of getting older

Robotic suit helps simulate the challenges of getting older:

7/2/2016
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Nose balloon could treat childhood hearing loss

Nose balloon could treat childhood hearing loss: There may be a simple form of treatment for children suffering with painful infections and hearing loss due to a

6/28/2016
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Hearing device could solve the “cocktail party problem”

Hearing device could solve the “cocktail party problem”: Research in the US may have reached an answer to the “cocktail party problem” with an advanced hearing device

6/28/2016
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Deaf for a Day on ITV’s This Morning

Deaf for a Day on ITV’s This Morning :

6/24/2016
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Helping to create bonds across generations

Helping to create bonds across generations:

6/19/2016
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Sports and activities need to be more accessible to the deaf, study finds

Sports and activities need to be more accessible to the deaf, study finds: A recent study by UK Deaf Sport has found there is an unmet demand for sports for those who

6/15/2016
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The technology needed to hear for the first time

The technology needed to hear for the first time: Watching a medical miracle unfold before your eyes is riveting. Thanks to technology advancements in the treatment of

6/12/2016
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Mobile innovation in hearing aids set to turn hearing loss on its ear

Mobile innovation in hearing aids set to turn hearing loss on its ear: News coming out of the U.S. technology sector is highlighting a continued development in helping

6/11/2016
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Scientific breakthroughs in trying to understand tinnitus

Scientific breakthroughs in trying to understand tinnitus: As of yet, there are no clear ways to cure or even explain the cause of tinnitus. With only soothing remedies

6/7/2016
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Budget announcement keeps hearing loss in focus

Budget announcement keeps hearing loss in focus: In his announcement on Wednesday, Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne released the new budget from the recently

6/4/2016
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Hearing loss claims surge in recent years

Hearing loss claims surge in recent years: The Association of British Insurers is highlighting a jump in claims by employees saying they lost their hearing at work.

6/3/2016
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The best accessories for hearing aid users

The best accessories for hearing aid users Hearing aids have been enhancing the everyday lives

5/30/2016
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Film Fan? A cinema guide for those with hearing loss

Film Fan? A cinema guide for those with hearing loss: A trip to the cinema is something which we all enjoy, offering the chance to relax in a luxurious seat and enjoy

5/28/2016
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Young people warned they are facing a loss of hearing

Young people warned they are facing a loss of hearing :

5/28/2016
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Your guide to national hearing-friendly events

Your guide to national hearing-friendly events:

5/28/2016
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Three ways you can help the elderly

Three ways you can help the elderly: As medical advances are helping us to live for longer than ever, it means that the elderly are getting to enjoy more of their

5/26/2016
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New discoveries made in Echolocation

New discoveries made in Echolocation:

5/25/2016
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Good hearing in both ears is needed to locate objects

Good hearing in both ears is needed to locate objects:

5/22/2016
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The sign language quiz

The sign language quiz:

5/17/2016
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The latest from Deaf Awareness Week 2015

The latest from Deaf Awareness Week 2015:

5/16/2016
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Hearing aid compatible Apple Watch is released tomorrow

Hearing aid compatible Apple Watch is released tomorrow:

5/12/2016
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Election 2015: how the different policies could affect you

Election 2015: how the different policies could affect you: With the general election fast approaching on 7th May 2015, it’s time to decide which party you will soon be

5/10/2016
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Pensioners heckle David Cameron at Age UK rally

Pensioners heckle David Cameron at Age UK rally:

5/10/2016
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Amazing hearing technology

Amazing hearing technology: As technology continues to become more advanced it may come as little or no surprise that some of the most common difficulties that we face

5/7/2016
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Whoopi Goldberg uses digital Hearing Aids

Whoopi Goldberg uses digital Hearing Aids: Veteran American actress Whoopi Goldberg has stated that she uses a digital hearing aid around her home, news that promotes

5/3/2016
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Ways to prevent hearing loss

Ways to prevent hearing loss:

5/2/2016
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Gatwick launches new accessibility App

Gatwick launches new accessibility App:

4/28/2016
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Fascinating facts about ears and hearing

Fascinating facts about ears and hearing: Ears are incredibly important organs, and without them our everyday lives would be very different, something which all those

4/24/2016
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NHS Trusts begin to cut Hearing Aid Funding

NHS Trusts begin to cut Hearing Aid Funding:

4/22/2016
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NHS cuts to affect the deaf

NHS cuts to affect the deaf:

4/21/2016
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The Guide to Accessible Theatres in the UK

The Guide to Accessible Theatres in the UK: A trip to the theatre is always a special experience, with the chance to witness acclaimed actors portraying some of the

4/19/2016
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Duke of Edinburgh feels the benefits of hearing aids

Duke of Edinburgh feels the benefits of hearing aids: The Duke of Edinburgh was recently spotted wearing discreet digital hearing aids, which is ‘thought to be a royal

4/16/2016
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Our list of the Hearing Blogs worth reading

Our list of the Hearing Blogs worth reading: While a digital hearing aid accessory is an unbeatable weapon in combatting hearing loss, choosing the right product isn’t

4/15/2016
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Could a chinstrap power future hearing aids?

Could a chinstrap power future hearing aids?: Canadian investors of an energy-collecting chinstrap believe that it could offer a reliable new power source for hearing

4/13/2016
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A guide to helpful hearing loss organisations

A guide to helpful hearing loss organisations: Hearing loss can be a difficult issue to come to terms with, particularly if the symptoms develop suddenly and are unable

4/9/2016
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Hearing loss less likely to be diagnosed in those with learning disabilities

Hearing loss less likely to be diagnosed in those with learning disabilities: Recent research conducted by a senior clinical scientist in audiology suggests that at

4/6/2016
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NHS to cut down on free hearing aids

NHS to cut down on free hearing aids: It’s thought that thousands of people across the country could be denied the option of NHS hearing aids because of severe

4/5/2016
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Could smoking lead to hearing loss?

Could smoking lead to hearing loss?: Research from a leading UK university has unveiled an interesting link between smoking and hearing loss, suggesting that regular

4/3/2016
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A celebration of sound: what we love to hear

A celebration of sound: what we love to hear: Each and every day we hear sounds that make our ears prick up, an incredible mix of noises that can induce a smile, or

4/2/2016
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Research shows how we distinguish sounds in the crowd

Research shows how we distinguish sounds in the crowd: A study being carried out by researchers at a leading university is highlighting the way in which we process and

3/29/2016
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Research shows evidence of inner ear coaching to brain

Research shows evidence of inner ear coaching to brain: The University of Pittsburgh’s School of Medicine have shed light on the mechanics behind the human ear,

3/27/2016
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Study shows link between clear speech and negative emotion

Study shows link between clear speech and negative emotion: The University of Utah has conducted a study to highlight how clear speech can have negative connotations,

3/23/2016
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iPhone hearing aids hit the market

iPhone hearing aids hit the market: In the fast-paced world of technological development that we are living in now, it was only a matter of time before such technical

3/22/2016
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Study suggests shape of human ear may have evolved

Study suggests shape of human ear may have evolved: The human ear may have evolved to mirror acoustics in the natural world; that’s the message that has come from a

3/18/2016
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MRI magnetic field could help to diagnose balance problems

MRI magnetic field could help to diagnose balance problems : A leading team of researchers has highlighted that MRI magnetic fields could potentially be used to diagnose

3/16/2016
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Research shows link between hearing loss and personality changes

Research shows link between hearing loss and personality changes: A new study into the effects of hearing loss has revealed that it can have a major impact on the

3/16/2016
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Study uses DNA to regenerate hearing levels

Study uses DNA to regenerate hearing levels: A study conducted at the University of Tel Aviv has offered a potential new method of addressing progressive hearing loss,

3/14/2016
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Research shows how the ear tunes into conversations

Research shows how the ear tunes into conversations: An interesting experiment has uncovered the ways in which our ears allow us to tune in and out of conversations,

3/13/2016
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Coffee can reduce symptoms of tinnitus

Coffee can reduce symptoms of tinnitus: A recent study into hearing has uncovered that coffee can cut the risk of getting tinnitus; this is a surprising finding, as

3/11/2016
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Study reveals lack of sufferers using hearing aids

Study reveals lack of sufferers using hearing aids: A recent study has revealed the alarming number of people choosing not to use hearing aids, suggesting that just one

3/11/2016
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New study links depression to hearing loss

New study links depression to hearing loss: A new US study has linked the development of depression to hearing loss, and has suggested that women are more likely to

3/11/2016
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Professor creates Visually Guided Hearing Aid

Professor creates Visually Guided Hearing Aid: A project in America looks set to revolutionise the technology of digital hearing devices, creating an aid which in some

3/10/2016
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Telegraph article highlights dangers of tinnitus

Telegraph article highlights dangers of tinnitus: An article recently published in The Telegraph has highlighted the lasting effects that loud music can have on your

3/6/2016
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Infant sleep machines could damage hearing

Infant sleep machines could damage hearing : A new study has suggested that the exposure of children to purpose-built sleep machines could be harming their levels of

3/3/2016
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Possible cure found for noise-induced hearing loss

Possible cure found for noise-induced hearing loss : Researchers in the US may have found a possible cure for noise-induced hearing loss and will look to test out the

3/1/2016
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Charity offering free hearing clinics in Warrington

Charity offering free hearing clinics in Warrington: A leading charity is set to launch a hearing clinic in Warrington and Runcorn next month - an initiative which it is

2/26/2016
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Study highlights hearing loss and dementia link

Study highlights hearing loss and dementia link: A new study has suggested that there could be a direct link between hearing loss and mental health problems such as

2/23/2016
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Study finds evidence on noise-induced hearing loss

Study finds evidence on noise-induced hearing loss: A study by the University of Leicester has provided further evidence of the link between exposure to loud sounds and

2/18/2016
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New alarm clock can emit sounds of 80 decibels

New alarm clock can emit sounds of 80 decibels: A company has developed a new alarm clock which emits noises as loud as a train - a tool which is designed to wake those

2/14/2016
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Fraunhofer develop microsystem for hearing aids

Fraunhofer develop microsystem for hearing aids: A team of researchers have taken a revolutionary step forward in the development of hearing aids, using a new

2/14/2016
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Apple joins the hearing aid world

Apple joins the hearing aid world: Bryan P. Carpender explores Apple's ventures into the world of hearing aids and how they can be used with some of Apple's popular

2/12/2016
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Study says vision loss could aid hearing

Study says vision loss could aid hearing: In what could be a groundbreaking development into hearing loss, it seems that a team of experts from two leading American

2/11/2016
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Radio 4 show uncovers secrets behind ‘earworms’

Radio 4 show uncovers secrets behind ‘earworms’: The BBC has been uncovering the secrets behind why so many people get certain tunes stuck in their head which they can’t

2/7/2016
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The strangest sounding places in the UK

The strangest sounding places in the UK: A professor of acoustic engineering at the University of Salford has listed the UK’s top five weirdest sounding places in an

2/6/2016
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The first day of the Hearing Innovation Expo 2014

The first day of the Hearing Innovation Expo 2014: The Hearing Innovation Expo which took place at Las Vegas earlier this month has been labelled as a huge success,

2/5/2016
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Clinton and Bush attend Hearing Innovation Expo

Clinton and Bush attend Hearing Innovation Expo: Organisers of the Hearing Innovation Expo 2014 have described it as a resounding success, with the famous event attended

2/3/2016
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Professor explores new cures for hearing loss

Professor explores new cures for hearing loss: A Canadian professor is testing new biological solutions which could help people who are suffering from hearing loss

2/1/2016
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Scottish attractions failing hearing aid users

Scottish attractions failing hearing aid users: A charity has suggested that many tourist attractions across Scotland are failing to cater for the needs of people with

1/28/2016
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Magnetic hearing aid given to hospital patient

Magnetic hearing aid given to hospital patient: A hospital in South Yorkshire has given a glimpse into the future of hearing aids in the UK, with one of their patients

1/24/2016
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Dire Straits bassist talks about hearing loss

Dire Straits bassist talks about hearing loss: The former bassist of the rock band Dire Straits has called for more to be done to tackle hearing loss from being exposed

1/20/2016
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Medical Research Council goes rock ‘n’ roll

Medical Research Council goes rock ‘n’ roll: Jane Wait discusses the Medical Research Council’s new study into the effects of listening to music over the course of many

1/17/2016
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Hearing studies to benefit from new technology

Hearing studies to benefit from new technology: Researchers from Stanford University have reportedly developed new technology that could assist other researchers who are

1/13/2016
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Breakthrough in Meniere’s research

Breakthrough in Meniere’s research: Les Powney writes about a potential breakthrough in discovering the cause of Meniere’s disease, which could have far-reaching

1/9/2016
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New hearing aids could eliminate background noise

New hearing aids could eliminate background noise: Ohio State University has made what some are describing as a potential breakthrough in eliminating the problem of

1/8/2016
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Medical Research Council launch hearing loss study

Medical Research Council launch hearing loss study: The Medical Research Council (MRC) launched a study last week to determine how our music-listening habits affect the

1/7/2016
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Our most important Christmas sound is conversation

Our most important Christmas sound is conversation: A recent survey undertaken by the charity Action on Hearing Loss has revealed that the sound of conversations with

1/3/2016
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Restaurants asked to be aware of hearing loss

Restaurants asked to be aware of hearing loss: The Christmas period is now upon us and restaurants across the UK are being urged to be aware of those who have hearing

12/30/2015
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Report calls for better management of hearing loss

Report calls for better management of hearing loss: A recent report published by a panel of health experts has called for GPs and local communities to deliver a new

12/27/2015
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MP opens up debate for hearing screening programme

MP opens up debate for hearing screening programme: John Hess, the BBC News political editor for the East Midlands area, has conducted an interview with MP Lilian

12/23/2015
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Petition launched for LOVEFiLM to improve subtitles

Petition launched for LOVEFiLM to improve subtitles: A petition has been launched that is calling for on-demand entertainment company LOVEFiLM to improve their subtitles

12/21/2015
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Access to Work scheme changes criticised

Access to Work scheme changes criticised: Les Powney discusses the damaging effect that changes to the government’s Access to Work scheme could have on the personal and

12/18/2015
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The side effects of hearing loss

The side effects of hearing loss: Mike Wetherilt reports on a study which highlighted the alarming effects on the cognitive wellbeing of people with hearing loss as a

12/17/2015
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Research sheds new light on how the ear works

Research sheds new light on how the ear works: The Stanford University School of Medicine has revealed that the current scientific model for how humans perceive sound is

12/17/2015
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Hearing loss risk increases with obesity says study

Hearing loss risk increases with obesity says study: Obesity has been linked to an increased risk of hearing loss in a new study by the American Journal of Medicine.

12/14/2015
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Siemens hearing products win prestigious awards

Siemens hearing products win prestigious awards: Two products from Siemens that have been specifically designed for those with hearing aids have been given a prestigious

12/10/2015
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Actress Rula Lenska opens up about hearing loss

Actress Rula Lenska opens up about hearing loss: Actress Rula Lenska has recently given a frank and honest interview to The Mirror about her experiences of hearing loss

12/5/2015
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Hearing loss linked to diabetes in new study

Hearing loss linked to diabetes in new study: A recent survey conducted by Indus Health Plus in India has suggested that diabetes can lead to severe hearing loss; the

12/3/2015
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Sight linked to regeneration of hearing in study

Sight linked to regeneration of hearing in study : A study by the Centre de Recherche Cerveau et Cognition (CERCO) has linked sight with hearing, with test subjects

12/3/2015
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Study suggests elderly are hiding hearing problems

Study suggests elderly are hiding hearing problems: A recent study by Centra Pulse, a Health Care Support service, has revealed that over 1.5 million people in the UK

12/2/2015
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Patient participation in improving hearing

Patient participation in improving hearing: Mike Wetherilt discusses the importance of using patient feedback to help tailor hearing loss treatment for individuals.

12/2/2015
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iPhone app offers phone call hearing support

iPhone app offers phone call hearing support: An app has been developed for the iPhone that can improve the quality of sound received during phone calls, particularly in

11/29/2015
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Ofcom to audit subtitles of live TV programmes

Ofcom to audit subtitles of live TV programmes: Ofcom, the UK's independent regulator of the communication industry, has announced plans to regularly audit subtitles

11/29/2015
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Former Miss England celebrates hearing aid

Former Miss England celebrates hearing aid: A former Miss England, Georgia Horsley from Norton, is celebrating the work of hearing aids and their manufacturers and

11/27/2015
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How social media can help combat hearing loss

How social media can help combat hearing loss: Jane Waite explains how the rise of social media could help in the battle to combat hearing loss.

11/23/2015
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An introduction to hearing loop systems

An introduction to hearing loop systems: This blog from Philip Miles introduces readers to loop systems and the benefits they can bring to hearing aid users.

11/22/2015
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A guide to the new Oticon Nera hearing aid

A guide to the new Oticon Nera hearing aid: Les Powney writes about the new Nera hearing aid from Oticon, and the range of impressive high tech features which come with

11/22/2015
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Charities call for hearing screening for over-65s

Charities call for hearing screening for over-65s: A coalition of charities is calling for hearing screening to be introduced across the UK, particularly for those who

11/17/2015
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Progress made with hearing aid compatible iPhones

Progress made with hearing aid compatible iPhones: Apple submitted a patent application last week that shows that the company is continuing to develop their devices to

11/13/2015
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Strictly star Ben Cohen praises hearing aids

Strictly star Ben Cohen praises hearing aids: Rugby player Ben Cohen, who is currently competing in the popular BBC show Strictly Come Dancing, has opened up about his

11/10/2015
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PIP email service set up for hard of hearing

PIP email service set up for hard of hearing: The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) launched a pilot scheme on 1 October that will help hearing aid users get the

11/10/2015
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2013 marks 30 years since hearing aid revolution

2013 marks 30 years since hearing aid revolution: September 2013 marked 30 years since Ronald Reagan publicly stepped out wearing a new hearing aid - a moment that

11/6/2015
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Hearing aids help composer enjoy music again

Hearing aids help composer enjoy music again: An orchestra composer who went deaf overnight after contracting a virus has managed to find a way to enjoy music again

11/3/2015
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New system tackles hearing aid background noise

New system tackles hearing aid background noise: A research project being undertaken at the University of Cambridge could result in significant improvements to hearing

10/31/2015
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What are spectacle hearing aid systems?

What are spectacle hearing aid systems?: There is a growing popularity of using spectacle hearing aids and they provide one of the most discreet ways in minimising the

10/29/2015
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French horn players most at risk of hearing loss

French horn players most at risk of hearing loss: Musicians are known to be one of the groups of people who are most likely to need to wear high quality hearing aids in

10/28/2015
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Hearing loss: how objective can you be?

Hearing loss: how objective can you be?: Mike Wetherilt discusses the subjectivity of hearing loss, and argues that the needs of individual patients can vary widely.

10/25/2015
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What Is A Hearing Loop System? | Claritas Hearing Aids

For those who wear personal, highly-functional hearing aids, the hearing loop is a complimentary device that offers audio support - Find out more here.

10/23/2015
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How hearing problems were improved

How hearing problems were improved : Millions of people across the UK and the world suffer from a loss of hearing, with not only the elderly but children and young

10/22/2015
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Hearing aid recognised with top Clinical Medical Research Award

Hearing aid recognised with top Clinical Medical Research Award: Professor Graeme Clark of the University of Melbourne has been awarded the 2013 Lasker-DeBakey Clinical

10/22/2015
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BBC Breakfast puts spotlight on hearing loop systems

BBC Breakfast puts spotlight on hearing loop systems: A man from Eastbourne recently featured on BBC Breakfast to talk about what it is like to wear hearing aid devices

10/19/2015
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Widex creates world's smallest hearing aids

Widex creates world's smallest hearing aids: A respected manufacturer of hearing aids has created the world's smallest hearing aid, according to this report from Hearing

10/15/2015
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Factory worker with hearing loss wins compensation

Factory worker with hearing loss wins compensation: A man who formerly worked at a factory in Sheffield has won a compensation payout after the firm was found to have

10/14/2015
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TV subtitles need to be better says David Blunkett

TV subtitles need to be better says David Blunkett: David Blunkett, the former Home Secretary and Labour MP who is well known to have been blind since birth, has

10/10/2015
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Age UK: snoring annoys 50+ women more than men

Age UK: snoring annoys 50+ women more than men: The sound of snoring is ranked more highly among women as annoying, with 35% surveyed finding the sound irritating

10/7/2015
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There's an app for that

There's an app for that: Les Powney writes about a new hearing test app from Siemens which is helping people to detect their hearing loss at an earlier stage than may

10/6/2015
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Compound could prevent noise-related hearing loss

Compound could prevent noise-related hearing loss: Scientists believe that they have determined exactly what kind of damage loud noise inflicts on the inner ear and may

10/5/2015
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Music appreciation and enjoyment with hearing aids

Music appreciation and enjoyment with hearing aids: Steve Grundy writes about how modern hearing aids are helping music lovers rediscover their passion.

10/1/2015
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Rehabilitation

Rehabilitation: Philip Miles gives people who are new to hearing aids some guidance about how long they should expect the process of adjusting to their new device to

10/1/2015
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Hearing Aids and Mobile Phones

Hearing Aids and Mobile Phones: David Lewis discusses the ways in which mobile technology is helping those with hearing loss to enjoy a better quality of life.

9/27/2015
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Obesity linked to hearing loss in new study

Obesity linked to hearing loss in new study: A recent research project has found a link between obesity in teenagers and hearing loss. Although obesity has already been

9/27/2015
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Guide helps hearing aid users discover Britain

Guide helps hearing aid users discover Britain: The good weather in Britain will only be around for a few more weeks and people from all across the country will be

9/23/2015
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Inner workings of the cochlea unveiled in study

Inner workings of the cochlea unveiled in study: Findings from research undertaken at Columbia University in New York City could see vast improvements to hearing aid

9/21/2015
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Do hearing aids make your hearing worse?

Do hearing aids make your hearing worse?: Jane Waite answers the question 'Do hearing aids affect your natural hearing':

9/20/2015
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YouTube video shows importance of hearing tests

YouTube video shows importance of hearing tests: A YouTube video has been gaining attention across the internet for drawing attention to hearing loss. The 'How Old Are

9/17/2015
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Boy with microtia to be given new ears

Boy with microtia to be given new ears: An 8-year-old boy who was born with microtia is set to have a new pair of ears created for him by a team of specialist doctors.

9/15/2015
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Link found between hearing loss and poor health

Link found between hearing loss and poor health: A study by John Hopkins University School of Medicine in the USA has suggested that there is a link between having

9/15/2015
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Which? launches guide to hearing aids

Which? launches guide to hearing aids: Which? has teamed up with Action on Hearing Loss to create a guide to tackling hearing loss with the use of hearing aids. The

9/10/2015
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The Benefits of Spectral IQ

The Benefits of Spectral IQ: Martyn Briggs writes on the benefits that Spectral IQ can bring to certain users of hearing aids:

9/8/2015
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Hearing loss technology needed for airports

Hearing loss technology needed for airports: According to a study recently published by Reduced Mobility Rights, a leading news website specifically focused on

9/7/2015
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Les Powney Introduces the Widex FASHION

Les Powney Introduces the Widex FASHION: Les Powney takes a look at the latest hearing aid from Widex, the FASHION:

9/2/2015
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Hearing Aids and the Telephone

Hearing Aids and the Telephone: Philip Miles provides advice on the interaction of hearing aids and telephones:

8/30/2015
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Granddaughter's laugh first sound woman hears

Granddaughter's laugh first sound woman hears: The wonders of modern hearing technology have once again been demonstrated to the public – and this time it was live on

8/26/2015
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Improving the Signal to Noise Ratio

Improving the Signal to Noise Ratio: Steve Grundy writes about remote microphones and how they are able to improve clarity for users of digital hearing aids.

8/24/2015
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Research group indicates rapid hand dryers are too loud

Research group indicates rapid hand dryers are too loud: Researchers from Goldsmiths, University of London have recently published a study that suggests that the growing

8/24/2015
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Study restores hereditary hearing loss in mice

Study restores hereditary hearing loss in mice: A research project undertaken at Kansas State University has had results that could significantly benefit those with loss

8/24/2015
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Pioneer for accessible live music awarded MBE

Pioneer for accessible live music awarded MBE: A woman who has dedicated a great deal of her life towards seeking equality for disabled and deaf people was recently

8/22/2015
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Noise Induced Hearing Loss

Noise Induced Hearing Loss: Mike Wetherilt discusses the causes and effects of noise induced hearing loss in this article for UK Hearing Care.

8/19/2015
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Inner ear created from stem cell research

Inner ear created from stem cell research: Scientists from Indiana University have managed to create an inner ear using stem cells, paving the way for new treatments to

8/17/2015
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The Emotional Stages of Hearing Loss

The Emotional Stages of Hearing Loss: The average length of time someone takes between the onset of their hearing loss and getting the help they need to overcome the

8/15/2015
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Cinemas unveil more hearing loss solutions

Cinemas unveil more hearing loss solutions: Going to the cinema is a favourite pastime for many in the UK, and those who have found that hearing loss has meant that they

8/15/2015
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Contest launched to develop accessible transport app

Contest launched to develop accessible transport app: Transport for London has set up a competition for app developers to create an accessible travel app to help the

8/13/2015
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How hearing aids can help tinnitus

How hearing aids can help tinnitus: Martyn Briggs writes on the topic of tinnitus and how a hearing aid can help sufferers.

8/9/2015
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Hearing loss study highlights danger of inaction

Hearing loss study highlights danger of inaction: The importance of ensuring that we take measures to improve our hearing ability when we're older has been highlighted

8/8/2015
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Hearing loss linked to passive smoking in study

Hearing loss linked to passive smoking in study: A team of researchers from New York University believe that they have uncovered a possible link between passive smoking

8/7/2015
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Epilepsy drug could prevent tinnitus developing

Epilepsy drug could prevent tinnitus developing: A new study has revealed that a common epilepsy drug could hold the key to discovering why people develop tinnitus. As a

8/3/2015
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If it seems too good to be true...

If it seems too good to be true...: Philip Milies writes about the dangers of not investigating hearing aid companies that promise unreasonably low prices:

7/31/2015
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Starkey Surflink Mobile – a successful fitting

Starkey Surflink Mobile – a successful fitting: Stuart Wilkinson writes about a recent fitting and the customer's reaction:

7/31/2015
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Les Powney discusses the Siemens Micon chipset

Les Powney discusses the Siemens Micon chipset: The introduction of the Micon, the latest Siemens hearing aid chipset, brings more processing power to hearing devices

7/27/2015
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Actor Larry Lamb opens up about hearing loss

Actor Larry Lamb opens up about hearing loss: Actor Larry Lamb, best known for his appearances in Gavin and Stacey and EastEnders, has opened up about his experiences

7/23/2015
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Hearing Aids – which technology is appropriate?

Hearing Aids – which technology is appropriate?: Michael Wetherilt writes about the factors that audiologists need to take into account when helping a patient choose the

7/22/2015
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Government urged to fund more lip-reading classes

Government urged to fund more lip-reading classes: The government is being urged to improve countrywide access to lip-reading classes by British charity Action on

7/17/2015
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Electronic and Acoustic Considerations for Hearing Aids

Electronic and Acoustic Considerations for Hearing Aids: Steve Grundy comments on the importance of taking both electronic and acoustic considerations into account when

7/13/2015
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Understanding your Audiogram

Understanding your Audiogram: Audiometry is the main hearing test you will be given when you first have a consultation with a hearing professional to find out about your

7/13/2015
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Five-year strategy for hearing loss support unveiled

Five-year strategy for hearing loss support unveiled: A leading hearing loss charity has unveiled details of a new five-year strategy with which it hopes to increase

7/13/2015
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Liverpool deaf society celebrates 150 years

Liverpool deaf society celebrates 150 years: The UK city, which has arguably done more than any other for the wellbeing of deaf and hearing impaired British citizens,

7/10/2015
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'Deaf for the Day' campaign fronted by actress

'Deaf for the Day' campaign fronted by actress: The charity Hearing Dogs for Deaf People has announced that it will be holding a 'Deaf for the Day' campaign this month,

7/6/2015
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More volunteers with hearing loss called for

More volunteers with hearing loss called for: A UK charity which specialises in helping people with their hearing problems has published a new guide which urges

7/4/2015
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Hearing aid users benefit from Google Glass patent

Hearing aid users benefit from Google Glass patent: Google Glasses are set to become one of the biggest technological breakthroughs in recent years, and a number of

7/4/2015
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Maureen Nolan supports hearing aid wearers

Maureen Nolan supports hearing aid wearers: An international singing star with hearing loss is launching a nationwide search to find other people who have overcome the

7/2/2015
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Hearing Aid Microphone Port Servicing

Hearing Aid Microphone Port Servicing: Stuart Wilkinson writes for UK Hearing Care covering the issues of Microphone Port Servicing:

7/1/2015
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CROS & BiCROS Hearing Systems

CROS & BiCROS Hearing Systems: A Contralateral Routing of Signals – or CROS – hearing system is used for patients who have one normally hearing ear and one deaf or

6/28/2015
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Tips for dealing with excessive earwax problems

Tips for dealing with excessive earwax problems: For some people, the build-up of earwax can cause problems with hearing, and also with hearing aids. Excessive earwax

6/25/2015
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To IIC or not to IIC, that is the question

To IIC or not to IIC, that is the question: Many people don’t want others to know that they are wearing hearing aids so they are looking for an invisible solution. The

6/25/2015
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Man sees benefits of having Age UK hearing aid and insurance

Man sees benefits of having Age UK hearing aid and insurance: A customer who accidentally broke his hearing aid, an indispensable piece of equipment for him, recently

6/23/2015
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UK hearing research boosted by new grant scheme

UK hearing research boosted by new grant scheme: British hearing loss charity Action on Hearing Loss announced this week that they are launching a new initiative to

6/22/2015
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Scientists show how ears detect quiet sounds

Scientists show how ears detect quiet sounds: The physics of how our ears work has been explored in a recent study by scientists at the University of California at Los

6/21/2015
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New drug developed which may beat hearing loss

New drug developed which may beat hearing loss: Scientists in the USA believe that they have made a breakthrough into finding a cure for hearing loss. Massachusetts Eye

6/17/2015
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Deaf Awareness Week 2013 hailed a success

Deaf Awareness Week 2013 hailed a success: Deaf Awareness Week was held last week, and awareness of the difficulties encountered by those who need to wear digital

6/12/2015
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Deaf man sees benefits from pioneering operation

Deaf man sees benefits from pioneering operation: A deaf man has taken part in a pioneering new operation which has enabled him to hear again. Edinburgh resident Brian

6/11/2015
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Cornwall's Deaf Centre reopens to public

Cornwall's Deaf Centre reopens to public: A centre which is designed to help those with hearing difficulties in Cornwall has reopened after undergoing extensive repairs.

6/7/2015
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Scientists use 3D printing to create bionic ear

Scientists use 3D printing to create bionic ear: Scientists have recently been able to create a revolutionary bionic ear which could change the future of hearing aid

6/7/2015
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Breakthrough made by hearing loss researchers

Breakthrough made by hearing loss researchers: In recent news, researchers in the USA have reportedly made a breakthrough in a study concerned with hearing loss. The

6/4/2015
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BSA award given to Norwich audiology team

BSA award given to Norwich audiology team: A team of scientific researchers from Norwich University recently received an award from the British Society of Audiology

5/31/2015
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Starkey Wireless Technology

Starkey Wireless Technology: Maybe you are one of the millions of people with hearing loss that could benefit from wearing hearing aids and are interested in the latest

5/28/2015
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Having your Hearing Aids Adjusted over the phone with T2 ON Demand

Having your Hearing Aids Adjusted over the phone with T2 ON Demand: A feature offered by American manufacturer Starkey, T2 on demand will allow standard adjustments to

5/28/2015
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Innovative hearing aid solution being developed

Innovative hearing aid solution being developed: A new hearing loss solution is being developed by the Fraunhofer Institute for Manufacturing Engineering and Automation

5/24/2015
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Tourism accessible for all with OpenBritain site

Tourism accessible for all with OpenBritain site: Users of digital hearing aids who have found holiday experiences in Britain a little difficult to organise will be

5/24/2015
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Study investigates hearing loss protection from resveratrol

Study investigates hearing loss protection from resveratrol: A new study conducted by American health professionals has suggested that a substance found in red wine and

5/23/2015
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ReSound Unite Phone Clip+

ReSound Unite Phone Clip+: Developed in response to patient feedback and the advent of wireless technology, the Phone Clip+ is the latest addition to the Resound Unite

5/21/2015
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Ear Wax and Hearing Aids

Ear Wax and Hearing Aids:

5/19/2015
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The Advantages of Assistive Listening Devices (ALDs)

The Advantages of Assistive Listening Devices (ALDs): As technology develops within the Hearing Aid Industry the prominence of assistive listening devices is becoming

5/19/2015
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Guide launched to improve tourism experience for those with hearing loss

Guide launched to improve tourism experience for those with hearing loss:

5/17/2015
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Hearing Aid-to-Hearing Aid Communication

Hearing Aid-to-Hearing Aid Communication:

5/17/2015
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The Emotional Effects of Hearing Loss

The Emotional Effects of Hearing Loss: Hearing loss is one of the most common conditions affecting adults in later life. Although most adults wait an average of 5-15

5/15/2015
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Say cheese – or is it peas or keys?

Say cheese – or is it peas or keys?:

5/10/2015
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Tinnitus relief with hearing instruments

Tinnitus relief with hearing instruments:

5/6/2015
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