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Listen up! How to protect your hearing at work

The risks of your hearing not being protected at work include ear damage and hearing loss, Sudden Sensorineural Hearing Loss (SSHL) and tinnitus. Protect your ears from over-exposure to noise because otherwise the consequences can be life changing. Find out if you need ear protection by asking what the average levels of noise you are exposed to throughout [...]

A travellers blog

Final checks on our holiday packing; sun-cream – check, insect repellant – check, spare hearing aid batteries- check, well you never know how easy it will be to find batteries in Cambodia, particularly in the jungle, and they are literally the life-line for my wife to the hearing world.  So as a person lucky enough [...]

By |2019-08-13T11:58:23+01:00August 13th, 2019|Categories: Aston Hearing|0 Comments

Sunday Express SSHL Article

A double page spread raising the very real issue of SSHL - Sudden Sensorineural Hearing Loss - it has taken us a very long time to get this level of attention and we are very grateful to the Sunday Express for running this story. Let’s keep it going #SSHL#Takinghearingseriously #48hourstosaveyourhearing#emergencyaudiology

Golf- a sport that can benefit body and mind

Golf is a universally popular sport and whilst not as physically demanding as some other pursuits, it puts the player in the great outdoors, walking at a pace of 6-7km per hour for several hours in just one round. It is an opportunity to engage in conversation with fellow players and a chance to focus [...]

By |2019-07-03T18:39:39+01:00June 21st, 2019|Categories: Aston Hearing|0 Comments

DIABETES AND HEARING LOSS

DiabetesGlobally, an estimated 422 million adults were living with diabetes in 2014, compared to 108 million in 1980 as a result in a huge growth of type two diabetes cause by poor diet and lifestyle. It is estimated that just over 4 million people have diabetes in the UK. 90% are type 2 diabetics. It is believed that up to a [...]