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Common workplace noise hazards

Noise-induced hearing loss is one of the most common occupational health hazards in Australia. According to Safe Work, between 28-32% of our workforce work in an environment where they are likely to be exposed to loud noises. Whilst noise exposure ...
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Otitis media: protecting your child’s long-term ear health

Otitis media, otherwise known as infection of the middle ear, is one of the most common ear infections seen in young children. Whilst acute otitis media will often clear up on its own, recurring ear infections and severe forms of otitis ...
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Remote hearing aid programming: the future of hearing aids

In today’s digital era, we are surrounded by gadgets and apps designed to make our lives easier, faster, and more convenient. From wireless headphones to online shopping lists, digital technologies have become a key part of our everyday lifestyle. And ...
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Is loud music damaging your hearing?

Could our modern lifestyle be putting us as greater risk of hearing loss? The simple answer is, yes. From MP3s to headphones, today’s generations like to stay up-to-date with the latest gadgets and devices. However, research has shown that our ...
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Age-related hearing loss: causes and symptoms

Age-related hearing loss, otherwise known as presbycusis, is one of the most common health conditions affecting elderly adults. As a condition that occurs gradually over time, this type of hearing loss can often go unnoticed, leading to social isolation and ...
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The advantages of digital hearing aids

Technology has evolved a lot in recent years to benefit a number of industries, healthcare included. Thanks to modern technology, we’ve seen improved health-tracking devices, better patient care and more job openings for healthcare workers. In the hearing care industry ...
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Signs your child is suffering from hearing loss

Hearing loss is a common problem that affects adults as they get older, but did you know around 11,000 Australian children below the age of seventeen are fitted with either hearings aids or cochlear implants? If left undetected, hearing loss ...
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The benefits of custom earplugs

Noise exposure is one of the most common causes of hearing loss in Australia, particularly amongst adults and younger generations. If left ignored, noise exposure can result in permanent and irreversible damage to your hearing and auditory system. However, whilst ...
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Noise-induced hearing loss: who is most at risk?

Anyone at any age can run the risk of developing hearing loss due to noise exposure. However, certain individuals are exposed to loud sounds on a regular basis as a result of their occupation, putting them at a greater risk ...
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Tinnitus treatment: How to manage tinnitus

Tinnitus is a condition that affects nearly two million Australians, many of whom are told they simply have to live with their symptoms. However, if left untreated, tinnitus can place a huge strain on your quality of life, your ability ...
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