Extraordinary Story illustrating the benefits of Oticon Opn

From Nuala, a regular contributor:   “So how cool/not cool is this? I was at the gym. I went to get a paper towel to wipe down my exercise machine. My phone was on the machine I was using. My back was turned 2 seconds and my iPhone […]

We supplied John with his new hearing aids and his noise plugs too

With his 2 pairs of filtered noise plugs, rated 15dB and 20dB, John can choose which level of sound reduction suits an individual venue. Even a small raised wooden stage can greatly magnify the bass sounds…

How one patient found us

RJD Hearing Care – First Visit My mother’s hearing aid had been damaged and an online search led me to the Services>Just need advice? page of RJD Hearing Care. This what it says: ________________________________________ Are you an NHS Hearing aid user? We offer a walk-in hearing aid check-up […]

Access to Work pay for private hearing aids in 2018?

With everything that one hears in the press, I was pretty sure that ATW funding for hearing aids had been restricted. However, Terry got an approval. Here’s what happened: Terry first contacted the Department of Work and Pensions directly (online) about ACCESS TO WORK GRANT. That’s to help […]

Deaf Awareness and Sign Language Training Day

As a forward-thinking company, our latest training day was devoted to discussing how to communicate better with each other, especially if someone is profoundly or totally deaf. And to brush up on our somewhat basic sign language skills. The day was hosted by Rachael, a quite extraordinarily charismatic […]

One of our patients wears his hearing aids playing in a percussion band!

With the volume turned right down and set up so to compress loud sounds. http://www.peaceartistes.org.uk/

Margaret Hockney’s analogue hearing aids

“I have worn hearing aids for over 50 years. My first one was a Medresco hearing aid from the National Health Service, named after the Medical Research Council of the NHS. It was as big as cigarette box, and had a length of wire to the ear mould. […]

Hearing aid review: our new website for technology-based hearing aid reviews (Featured PHONAK VENTURE, OTICON OPN, RESOUND LiNX2)

www.hearingaidreview.org.uk Our idea was to provide reviews solely on the physical and aesthetic attributes of the particular hearing instrument, rather than adding on the important influence that the Dispenser / Audiologist adds. Have a look first, then find a good local Independent Audiologist, registered with the regulator, the HCPC. That […]