fbpx

News

BIHIMA Hearing Technology Timeline to celebrate first birthday

By Hearing Aid Solutions | December 12, 2017

BIHIMA DESIGNS HEARING TECHNOLOGY TIMELINE TO CELEBRATE FIRST BIRTHDAY…. BIHIMA is marking the first anniversary of its rebrand and change of name, not only by celebrating its own birthday and achievements over the past year, but by also recognising how far the entire industry has come in technological terms since hearing aids were first pioneered. Our […]

Read More

Hearing Loss and Associated Comorbidities

By Hearing Aid Solutions | December 12, 2017

Hearing Loss and Associated Comorbidities: What Do We Know? Published on November 30, 2017 By Harvey Abrams, PhD A look at seven chronic conditions associated with hearing loss—ranging from depression to diabetes—along with a review of some of the key supporting scientific evidence and papers. In only the last dozen years, many important studies have surfaced […]

Read More

Ear syringing unsafe and doesn’t work

By Hearing Aid Solutions | December 6, 2017

By Henry Bodkin 27 NOVEMBER 2017 • 5:56PM     Attempting to improve patients’ hearing by “ear syringing” is unsafe and ineffective, the NHS practice watchdog has warned.The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence ruled that using a large manual syringe to pump water into the ear canal risks permanent damage. In new guidance, the organisation also warned […]

Read More

Thank you for attending the Cardiff Hearing Show!

By Hearing Aid Solutions | December 1, 2017

Thank you to everyone that came to the Cardiff Hearing Show – we hope you found it helpful and insightful! We’d also like to thank our manufacturers for taking the time to showcase their excellent hearing solutions: Signia, Widex, Oticon, Starkey, ReSound, Unitron, Phonak and Audio Service. Lastly, special thanks to all of the charities […]

Read More

Cardiff Hearing Show 2017

By Hearing Aid Solutions | November 15, 2017

  Hearing Aid Solutions would like to take this opportunity to personally invite you to visit us at our very own CARDIFF HEARING SHOW at the Marriott Hotel in Cardiff on Wednesday 29th November between 9:30am to 5:30pm. Throughout the day there will be free refreshments and giveaways available. You will also be able to […]

Read More

Which national hearing aid company owns which manufacturer?

By Hearing Aid Solutions | September 28, 2017

Hearing aid brands and retailers: Which? reveals who owns who Which? investigates the relationships between hearing aid manufacturers and retailers that aren’t always made clear to consumers Popular hearing aid retailers Specsavers, Boots, Bloom Hearing and Hidden Hearing are all owned or part-owned by the brands of products that they sell. Though you might expect […]

Read More

CARMARTHEN HEARING SHOW 2017

By Hearing Aid Solutions | September 7, 2017

Hearing Aid Solutions would like to take this opportunity to personally invite you to visit us at our very own HEARING SHOW at the Ivy Bush Royal Hotel in Carmarthen on Thursday 21st September between 9:30am to 5:30pm. Throughout the day there will be free refreshments and giveaways available. You will also be able to […]

Read More

Hearing loss when you’re young could lead to dementia when you’re old

By Hearing Aid Solutions | September 7, 2017

It’s just one of many factors, but it’s one of the biggest. A recent study out of the U.K. found that one third of dementia cases could be prevented by lifestyle changes. (We covered the study over on sister site TreeHugger in 9 lifestyle choices to help prevent dementia.) But the detail that caught my eye […]

Read More

Eating out may be bad for your hearing

By Hearing Aid Solutions | September 2, 2017

Restaurant noise may be bad for your hearing Gail Richard is president of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association and a faculty member in the Department of Communication Disorders and Sciences at Eastern Illinois University. I’m deaf in one ear. When I dine out, I prefer to be seated with that ear against the window or wall and […]

Read More

Tinnitus Tips – Excellent Blog

By Hearing Aid Solutions | August 26, 2017

A great piece written by Tomasz P. Szynalski. On November 23, I developed mild tinnitus. I’ve been hearing a constant sound in my head. The sound is a mid-pitched whistle or whine similar to what you hear through the wall when your neighbour is vacuuming. The principal frequency seems to be about 1.1 kHz. Here’s the closest I […]

Read More