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
Hearing aids improving love life
Hearing aids improve social relations, including the users? love life, and make intimate conversations easier.
Sounds are waves in the air
Sound waves are created when air molecules are set into motion and their energy is transmitted to adjacant air molecules.
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.
Getting used to hearing aids
The first use of a hearing aid can be somewhat shocking for many people.
The hearing test
Try the 5 step speech-in-noise test that will help you determine if you would benefit from wearing hearing aids.