• 10 OCT 17
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    Hearing loss in children (cont.)

    Hearing loss in children (continue) A baby’s hearing fully develops while he is still in the womb, and it plays a key role from the very first moment of his life.  Hearing allows children to understand speech, which will help them to understand abstract concepts.  From infancy, our ears constantly supply us with vital information

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    • 08 SEP 17
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    Hearing loss in children

    Hearing loss in children The first 3 years of life is the most important time for a child to learn language.  Hearing is essential for a child’s development right from birth.  Hearing and sight are some of the most important senses a child uses to orientate themselves in the world and which they need in

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    • 08 AUG 17
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    Hearing loss in older adults (cont.)

    Hearing loss in older adults (continued) As you probably noticed by now, there is an adjustment period to wearing hearing aids.  It can sometimes take up to 4 months for you to get used to your hearing aids and to get the most benefit out of them. The following principles will help you to successfully

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    • 08 JUL 17
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    Congratulations on your new hearing instruments!

    Congratulations on your new hearing instruments!

    Here are a few helpful tips about how to get the best out of your new hearing instruments. You need to be aware of a few things during the first few days and weeks.   A new exiting world of sounds When you first start wearing your hearing instruments, you will rediscover a lot of

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    • 06 JUN 17
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    Yes, I think I have a hearing loss …. but what now?

    Yes, I think I have a hearing loss …. but what now?

    Did you complete the questionnaire in the last blog?  Did you answer “yes” to three or more of the questions?  This could indicate that you have a hearing problem and you must have your hearing tested. At this stage, you are probably wondering why you are losing your hearing.  There are varied reasons for losing

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