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01 Aug: Hearing Aid Batteries

Hearing Aid Batteries Hearing aid batteries are incredibly important in ensuring that you get the best use out of your…

18 Jul: Artificial Intelligence & Hearing Aids

Artificial Intelligence & Hearing Aids 2019 has seen a huge leap in hearing aid technology with the launch of the…

13 Mar: This Hearing Awareness Month, Check your Hearing with hearWHO

This Hearing Awareness Month, Check your Hearing with hearWHO March is hearing awareness month. Early detection of hearing loss is…

12 Feb: Healthy hearing, a healthy heart and healthy relationships

Healthy hearing, a healthy heart and healthy relationships February is the month of love! Let’s talk about how our hearts…

25 Jan: Hearing Loss and Hearing Difficulties in School Aged Children

Hearing Loss and Hearing Difficulties in School Aged Children Worldwide 5 out of every 1000 children are born with a…

28 Nov: Hearing aids slow dementia by ‘75%’, new study finds

Hearing aids slow dementia by ‘75%’, new study finds Wearing a hearing aid can slow the progress of dementia by…

18 Oct: Hearing Loss in Teens

Hearing Loss in Teens We all know that hearing loss doesn’t discriminate based on age. Hearing loss due to illnesses,…

06 Sep: The Types, Causes and Treatment of Hearing Loss

The Types, Causes and Treatment of Hearing Loss Hearing loss can develop at any age and can be caused by…

08 Aug: 10 Signs of Hearing Loss

10 Signs of Hearing Loss If you think you or someone you know might have a hearing loss, you are…

10 Jul: Impact of Untreated Hearing Loss

Impact of Untreated Hearing Loss Hearing loss is as unique to each person as a fingerprint. No one person has…

20 Jun: 5 Benefits of Wearing Hearing Aids

5 Benefits of Wearing Hearing Aids Experts estimate that only 20 percent of those who need hearing aids actually wear…

03 May: Check Your Hearing Regularly

Check Your Hearing Regularly We are all concerned about our health and well-being! Benjamin Franklin once said “An ounce of…

05 Apr: Hypertension can increase your chances of hearing loss

Hypertension can increase your chances of hearing loss A 2013 study of 45-64 year old adults sought to determine if…

06 Mar: Are you Taking Responsibility for your Hearing?

Are you Taking Responsibility for your Hearing? Audiologist Candice van Heerden explains one of the slides she uses to best…

21 Feb: The Effects of Hearing Loss on Relationships

The Effects of Hearing Loss on Relationships Hearing loss has been shown to be associated with a wide range of…

12 Dec: Candice’s Top Tips

Candice’s Top Tips Hearing aids need to be serviced yearly in order to ensure they are in optimal working condition….

09 Nov: Recent Advancements in Hearing Aid Technology

Recent Advancements in Hearing Aid Technology Hearing aid technology develops up to nine times faster than cell phone technology! Recent…

12 Jul: How Earphone Use Affects Our Hearing

How Earphone Use Affects Our Hearing Q: Earphones can cause permanent and non-reversible hearing loss: True or False? A: True…

18 May: Hearing Quiz with Candice

Hearing Quiz with Candice Take our hearing quiz and see how much you know about your hearing. Q: All Living…

28 Mar: Two Ears are Better than One

Two Ears are Better than One When diagnosed with a hearing loss many patients ask whether they must wear one…

25 Jan: Importance of Early Identification of a Hearing Loss

Importance of Early Identification of a Hearing Loss Hearing loss is on the increase in South Africa and worldwide. The…

07 Dec: Protect your Hearing

Protect your Hearing Hearing loss is something that can affect everyone – regardless of your age or health. It’s important…

20 Nov: Starkey Hearing Foundation

Starkey Hearing Foundation: So the world may hear In October 2015 I was invited to take part in the Starkey…

10 Oct: Hearing Aid Expectations

Creating Realistic Hearing Aid Expectations Wearing a hearing aid is exactly what it says – an AID. It will not…

08 Oct: Is hearing loss connected mainly to old-age?

Is hearing loss connected mainly to old-age? Hearing loss is a concern that is mostly considered to be one that…

29 Sep: Tony Hawk and Starkey Hearing Foundation

Tony Hawk and Starkey Hearing Foundation: Hearing Aid Fitting at Skateistan On 12 August 2016 I joined the Starkey Hearing…