Sixteen percent of adults suffer from hearing loss great enough to adversely affect their daily life.
This is much higher than the previously generally assumed prevalence of 10 percent.
One of the major causes of hearing loss is ageing. Another common reason is exposure to noise. Some diseases can also lead to hearing problems.Read more
Seven battery tips
Here?s how to make your batteries last longer. Hearing aids will not work without batteries.
Hearing aids improving love life
Hearing aids improve social relations, including the users? love life, and make intimate conversations easier.
An untreated hearing loss may have serious negative psychological effects.
Hearing aids - high tech computers
Hearing aid technology is constantly evolving and becoming increasingly advanced.
Better telephone conversations
People with hearing problems may not hear it ringing or may have trouble conducting a telephone conversation.
Stigma about hearing loss
People with hearing loss are subject to much prejudice and misconceptions: