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
My voice sounds strange
When you first use hearing aids you may find that your voice sounds strange to you.
Living with hearing loss
Your hearing ability may contribute to how well you function in your daily life around relatives, friends and colleagues.
Hearing aids improve quality of life
Scientific surveys shows that the use of hearing aids causes significant improvement in the quality of life.
Better telephone conversations
People with hearing problems may not hear it ringing or may have trouble conducting a telephone conversation.
Seven battery tips
Here?s how to make your batteries last longer. Hearing aids will not work without batteries.
iPods cause hearing loss
Loud music and long periods of listening your iPods and MP3 players wear your hearing down at an early age.