Often we don’t realise we are quite deaf until that beloved, but brave, family member or friend erupts with frustration or sits you down to have one of those conversations about the impact your hearing loss is having on others. Hearing impairment can seem like an irritation for another person. …Read More »
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World-first research is identifying the role different hearing aids can have in reducing age-related cognitive decline.
Hearing aids may slow or halt the onset of dementia. Research is beginning to show that untreated hearing loss speeds up age-related decline in thinking ability. In middle age hearing loss is the number one preventable contributor to future dementia. Hearing aids may reduce these negative changes by improving communication, …Read More »
Most of this information is from Australian Competition and Consumer Commission. Shop smart and do your research Choosing the right hearing aid and provider can be difficult. Before you buy a hearing aid you can protect yourself by being a smart shopper. Always do your research first. Compare offers, ask …Read More »
If you have difficulty hearing you are not alone. Hearing loss is one of the most common health problems affecting 10% of New Zealanders. Effects of hearing loss include: difficulty following conversation, especially in noise; turning up the television and feeling tired at the end of the day after having …Read More »