Prevent food and hearing loss

Can food prevent hearing loss?

You Hear What You Eat! Over the next 5 newsletters we’ll look closer at how food can prevent Hearing Loss… There are a multitude of ways to maintain healthy hearing. Protecting your ears from continued hazardous noise exposure and keeping ear infections at bay are certainly fundamental. However, a healthy lifestyle with plenty of exercise and a balanced …

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Living with hearing loss

Living with a Hearing Loss. Hearing and quality of life are closely linked. Poor hearing affects both the person with the loss and those they communicate with. A comprehensive study conducted in the USA on the effects of untreated hearing loss on adults as well as their families found that hearing loss impacts on our …

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Sudden hearing loss?

Today I was testing a client’s hearing who mentioned he lost his hearing suddenly but it all happened a few months ago and the hearing hasn’t recovered. A sudden hearing loss is a rapid loss of hearing that can happen to a person all at once or over a 3 day period. It is far more serious than …

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digital hearing aid

WHAT DOES DIGITAL MEAN IN HEARING AIDS? – digital hearing aids

What does DIGITAL mean in digital hearing aids? Most hearing aids share several similar electronic components, including a microphone that picks up sound; amplifier circuitry that makes the sound louder; a miniature loudspeaker (receiver) that delivers the amplified sound into the ear canal; and batteries that power the electronic parts. Hearing aids differ by: design …

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hearing in noise

Are you around loud noises?

When your ears are exposed to loud noises, a temporary hearing loss appears. This type of hearing loss has always been seen as a type of hearing damage. Prof. Gary Housley from UNI NSW and a team of scientists have found that this loss is inhibited to actually protect the ear from loud noises. As …

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