All You Need To Know About the Hearing Services Programs

It can take many years for sufferers of hearing loss to take treatment and rehabilitation seriously. However, the consequences of untreated hearing loss can have a negative effect on the sufferer and their loved ones. Hearing issues can impact a patient’s confidence and gradually increase social isolation. Hearing aids can help this, and their role […]

Should I buy a rechargeable hearing aid?

Over the past few years rechargeable hearing aids have become a more popular option. But what do you need to know about rechargeable hearing aids? And are they the right solution for you? Greater convenience. Same sound. When talking about rechargeable hearing aids, in most cases, rechargeable devices are the same as the non-rechargeable models […]

Buy Rechargeable hearing aids – a check list

Thinking of buying a rechargeable hearing aid? Regardless of whether its your first pair or if you have worn hearing aids for years, here’s a few things to consider before purchase. Do you think you’ll use Bluetooth? Many hearing aids that are rechargeable come with Bluetooth, but this is not always the case. If you […]

The Life of a Rechargeable Hearing Aid

Rechargeable hearing aids

From manufacturing to its wearers eventual end-of-life recycling responsibility, a rechargeable hearing aid has several unique considerations, which set it apart from its disposable battery cousin. In this article, we take a closer look at the rechargeable hearing aid with respect to its unique characteristics. The first charge Rechargeable hearing aids are delivered to our […]

Rechargeable Bluetooth hearing aids – A daily routine

Rechargeable Bluetooth aids

What is it like to wear hearing aids all day every day? If you are considering hearing aids, we’ve created this typical day to explain opportunities and challenges amplification via Bluetooth rechargeable hearing aids provide. Rise and shine! I get up and do my regular morning workout. I exercise alone and tend to get a […]

How Bluetooth hearing aids work

How Bluetooth hearing aids work.

Wireless streaming to your ears Bluetooth can often be perceived as a hurdle. If you are not familiar with ‘streaming’ the whole thing can seem as daunting as any other unfamiliar technology. However, we often see patients with Bluetooth hearing aids become interested in better hearing, not just with friends and loved ones, but also […]

Can’t hear over background noise?

Hearing in noise

Many people first notice hearing loss in noisy environments. Pubs, clubs, restaurant, cafés and lecture halls all offer significant challenges. This is often because they are large open areas, with multiple sound sources and have hard flat surfaces with little to break up bouncing sound waves. If you are finding you can’t hear when there […]

How do hearing aids work?

How do hearing aids work

Returning lost hearing The impact of hearing loss is mostly felt in communication. The result is that relationships, social interactions, and community connectedness can all deteriorate as conversations becomes increasingly challenging. When people come to us for help with hearing loss, what they really want, is to hear speech better. Naturally enough you might say. […]

An introduction to tinnitus

hearing aids for tinnitus.

In many cases, when patients are seeking tinnitus treatment or a tinnitus management plan, the tinnitus is a symptom of hearing loss. But why the link? Here we explain what tinnitus is and what can be done for people seeking “ringing in the ears treatment”. To start with, tinnitus is brain activity.  It is caused […]

Hearing Test under the Hearing Services Program

Hearing Services

Hearing test under the Hearing Services Program As a pension card holder, or Department of Veteran’s Affairs card holder, what are you looking for in hearing test? The Australian Government provides a range of fully subsidised hearing services to people like you, via the Hearing Services Program.  Although there are standards for the delivery of services, […]