Category Archives: Tips for Hearing Loss

Ear Wax Removal in Eastbourne – Good Wax, Bad Wax

Ear wax in normal quantities is healthy and completely harmless. It is a natural golden-coloured secretion formed by the ceruminous and the sebaceous glands within the outer third of the ear canal. It also contains skin cells which are constantly … Continue reading

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Wearing hearing aids may help protect brain in later life

A new study has concluded that people who are wearing hearing aids for age-related hearing problems maintain better brain function over time than those who do not. It builds on important research in recent years pulled together by the Lancet … Continue reading

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Say What? Oticon Study Reveals Which Top Foodie Cities Have the Noisiest Restaurants

One of the world’s largest hearing aid manufacturers raises awareness of the “restaurant dilemma” with new study on noisy restaurants in 10 key American foodie cities   SOMERSET, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–If you think restaurants are getting noisier, you’re right. New industrial … Continue reading

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Rock singer Roger Daltrey advises concert goers to wear hearing protection.

Rock star and lead singer of The Who, Roger Daltrey is, he says, “very, very deaf”. The Who is one of the world’s most famous and legendary rock bands. The Who started back in the mid 60’s. They were famous … Continue reading

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London Underground Noise Could Damage Hearing

Parts of London Underground are “loud enough to damage people’s hearing”, the BBC has been told. An academic says the Victoria Line service is on average the loudest while other noisy sections of the Tube equate to “being at a … Continue reading

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Take sudden hearing loss seriously sooner rather than later

Carly Sygrove got a sudden hearing loss in her left ear, which means that today she has no functional hearing in that ear.   In August 2016, Carly Sygrove experienced a sudden hearing loss. Unfortunately, she didn’t make an appointment … Continue reading

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Nine lifestyle changes can reduce dementia risk, study says

One in three cases of dementia could be prevented if more people looked after their brain health throughout life, according to an international study in the Lancet.   It lists nine key risk factors including lack of education, hearing loss, … Continue reading

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Hearing loss could pose greater risk of potential dementia in later life

Auditory issues could be an early sign of future risk of memory and thinking problems but more research is required to unpick the link, researchers say   People who experience hearing loss could be at greater risk of memory and … Continue reading

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How To Choose A Restaurant When You Have Hearing Loss

Shari Eberts Hearing health advocate, writer, avid Bikram yogi My favorite restaurant recently underwent a large renovation. It was necessary, as the place definitely needed an update, but I was crushed. This restaurant was my family’s haven from noise. Every Friday … Continue reading

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Iron Deficiency Anemia Tied to Hearing Loss

   Iron deficiency anemia may be linked to hearing loss, new research has found. Researchers studied 305,339 men and women ages 21 to 90, of whom 4,807 had hearing loss and 2,274 had iron deficiency anemia. Hearing loss was more … Continue reading

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