I have been using the Covid-19 symptom tracker since its launch late March as the pandemic started to take hold in the UK. It seemed to make perfect sense to try and gather as much information as possible from the population and to learn from it. There are so many “unknowns” about this new [...]
We asked our clients what effects the current lockdown restrictions are having on their day to day life and several have shared their experiences already. Here is one account from a lovely lady, Moira, which has content I think will resonate with many of us. Keeping your distance: "What a challenging time! I [...]
What to do if you have an ear infection; If you need medical assistance, the NHS advice during the COVID pandemic is as follows; Use the NHS 111 online service at www.nhs.uk or call the 111 helpline number if you cannot get help online. Call your GP who may offer a consultation over [...]
Aston Hearing is making the tentative steps to re-open. Thank you for your patience during lock-down but now we are very excited to be able to start to provide full services again.We are having to manage a phased re-opening due to the many changes that we have been required to implement to ensure we [...]
We all find ourselves in strange times as Coronavirus cases in the UK increase and we all face a phase of uncertainty. We at Aston Hearing are reviewing our practice daily in line with the WHO and government guidelines and remain open for business as best we can. We continue to adhere to the [...]
Read what inspired Audiologist Matthew Ball to take up running and enter his first marathon.
IMPORTANT CHANGE: Please note that our next scheduled HearToday drop-in event at Harewood Downs Golf Club on 25th March has been CANCELLED. We apologise for any inconvenience but various factors outside our control have forced us to make this decision. Our last event at The Grange in February was a great success and we hope [...]
Neuroscientist, business psychologist and change specialist, Dr Lynda Shaw is a successful professional speaker and mentor to CEOs but many of her clients would never know that she has significant hearing loss.
MUMPS SYMPTOMS (NHS) Mumps is a viral infection that is highly contagious, spread through infected saliva, typically when a person coughs or sneezes. It generally takes 2 weeks for a person to show symptoms after being exposed to the virus. It causes painful swelling of the salivary glands at the side of the face, [...]
Tinnitus will affect about 30% of us at some point during our lives and can occur in people of all ages. Whilst usually associated with a hearing loss it can also affect people with ‘normal’ hearing. It can be very distressing to those who live with it and it is never helpful to be told [...]