Hearing aids side effects can be a major concern to new and veteran hearing aid wearers.
In this blog post, we highlight a number of common side effects and how you can successfully manage them.
Meniere's disease is a rare condition that affects the inner ear. As a result of the condition, hearing loss and tinnitus may become more progressive and ultimately become permanent.
In this guide we will cover:
Muffled Hearing feels like you have “cotton in your ears” but what are the most common causes of a blocked ear? Depending on the reason for muffled hearing, the effect can happen over time or instantly. It can also occur in one ear or both ears.
Read on for more information on the cause of muffled hearing, and what you can do about it.
Hearing loss is a serious and specific condition that affects a great part of a person’s life both on a psychological and physiological level. Hearing loss can affect your balance. The ear in itself is a very complex organ serving important functions such as processing sound signals and sending them to the brain. At the same time it hosts the vestibular system. Together with the visual system and the proprioception (the orientation of the body parts in space and their sense of position) it is responsible for the body balance and compromising one of these systems can lead to a balance disorder.
Hearing aid compatible phones do exist. Not only are they of great benefit to hearing aid wearers, these extra loud phones are also extremely useful to anyone who is hard of hearing.
Which are the 10 most annoying sounds that we come across in everyday life and can we do anything about them? Learn more...
We experience all sorts of noises throughout the day but there are some most people really cannot stand, and even worse, there's many that could harm your hearing. Read on for the 10 most annoying sounds.
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Sudden hearing loss accounts for about 1% of the overall number of sensorineural hearing loss cases. Sudden Sensorineural Hearing Loss can occur at any point in anyone's lifetime. It can be a serious condition and you should seek medical attention immediately if you suddenly lose your hearing in one ear.
We guide you through the causes, symptoms, and give advice on how to properly manage the condition if it's untreatable.
L’impression d’avoir les oreilles bouchées est fréquente et nous allons vous expliquer ses principales raisons. Selon la cause, cette sensation d’oreille bouchée peut apparaître soudainement ou progressivement. Cela peut toucher les deux oreilles ou une seule. La principale origine de la sensation d’oreille bouchée est une perte auditive appelée hypoacousie, qui peut être causée par de nombreux facteurs ou états de santé, telles qu’une accumulation de cérumen ou une otite.
Dans la plupart des cas, cela peut être soigné et ne conduit pas toujours à une perte auditive permanente. Afin de s’assurer que cela ne se produise pas, la raison exacte de la perte auditive doit être déterminée et des mesures appropriées doivent être prises pour éviter de nouveau des dommages auditifs. Sinon, si vous pensez avoir les oreilles bouchées, essayez notre test auditif en ligne.
Tinnitus is a very common condition that leaves the sufferer with a ‘ringing’ in the ears and this can become a constant detriment to many people's lifestyles.
In this blog post, we explore: