Do Online Hearing Tests Work?

What are online hearing tests? Simply put, an online hearing test comes in one of two forms: a quiz-based screening and a series of recordings with varying levels of background…

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Diseases That Can Also Cause Hearing Loss

Aside from the more obvious causes of hearing loss, i.e. earwax, infection, a trapped foreign object or the flu, there are a somewhat surprising retinue of diseases that can also…

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Taking Care of your Hearing Aids in Autumn

As the days draw shorter, the leaves turn from brilliant green to warm shades of red, orange and gold and the weather drifts from listless summer days to melancholic showers,…

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What is a ‘BAHA’ device?

BAHA, short for Bone Anchored Hearing Aid, is a remarkable innovation designed for people whose hearing loss is caused by sound being unable to reach the inner ear. The BAHA…

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Help! I Have Hearing Aids but My Hearing Got Worse…

Sometimes, life just throws a spanner in the works.  Even with the very best in audiology care and the crème de la crème of hearing aids, it’s still possible to…

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What is a Hearing Test?

 Hearing tests come in a variety of different forms, with each designed to analyse a particular part of the ear. They’re used to ascertain your level of hearing, and to…

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My First Earwax Removal

The Entrance I have to admit I was in a much worse state than I thought I’d be. Always unflappable – at least that’s what I try to tell myself…

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Ear Candling for Earwax Removal

What is it? Also known as ear cones or auricular candles, ear candles are hollow tubes made from linen or cotton that have been wound into a cone and lined…

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