Deep Listening
  • Oct 20 2020
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Deep Listening

Conscious listening creates understanding. Not being able to hear creates frustration, misunderstanding and confusion.

Deep Listening

Over-the-Counter hearing aids
  • Oct 08 2020
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Over-the-Counter hearing aids

Right now there is not an Over-the-Counter hearing aid, the bill before the US congress is to set the guidelines. Bose has released a self-tuning Hearing Aid.

Over-the-Counter hearing aids

Hear Better than Anyone in the Room
  • Sep 08 2020
  • 383 recent views

Hear Better than Anyone in the Room

Hearing aid accessories can really work for you in difficult to hear scenarios, here are 4 products listed on www.HearingAidPrices.com.au

Hear Better than Anyone in the Room

Sound Wavelength and Loudness
  • Aug 12 2020
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Sound Wavelength and Loudness

Loudness is purely the strength of the sound wave - known as its amplitude. The loudness you perceive is a mix of perception and psychology. Decibels (dB) are a measure of the level of sound. Decibels operate on a logarithmic scale (not linear).

Sound Wavelength and Loudness

Localisation - identifying where sound comes from
  • Mar 03 2020
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Localisation - identifying where sound comes from

Have you ever had trouble locating a sound? Maybe your phone in another room? Your hearing plays a large role in how you detect and locate sounds, called localisation.

Localisation - identifying where sound comes from

Sudden Deafness
  • Feb 10 2020
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Sudden Deafness

Most Hearing loss is acquired through recreational and workplace noise, illness, medications and as part of the process of ageing. Sudden sensorineural hearing loss (SSHL), commonly known as sudden deafness, is an unexplained, rapid loss of hearing either all at once or over a few days.

Sudden Deafness

Hearing Better in Meetings
  • Dec 17 2019
  • 480 recent views

Hearing Better in Meetings

When it comes to hearing, technology is your friend. The extra processing power that has improved hearing aids have also helped accessories and general apps that can make your working life easier.

Hearing Better in Meetings

Can meditation improve hearing?
  • Dec 09 2019
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Can meditation improve hearing?

The overproduction of adrenaline can reduce blood circulation in the inner ear or even stop it completely. How your brain manages attention can be improved by meditation. Hearing can therefore be improved by meditation, because your brain is more effective.

Can meditation improve hearing?

Over 50s
  • Nov 18 2019
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Over 50s

The Myths Surrounding Over-50s. And why your business may not be booming

Over 50s

Wireless Hearing Aids
  • Oct 30 2019
  • 417 recent views

Wireless Hearing Aids

Wireless hearing aid wearers can stream media directly to their hearing aids without wires.
With improvements in smart devices like iPhones that streaming process is so much more efficient.

Wireless Hearing Aids

Cleaning and Maintaining Hearing Aids
  • Oct 07 2019
  • 343 recent views

Cleaning and Maintaining Hearing Aids

If you are not cleaning and maintaining your hearing aid daily, the microphone ports will get blocked with wax and so will your wax management system at the speaker end.

Cleaning and Maintaining Hearing Aids

Changing Attitudes to Hearing Aids
  • May 15 2019
  • 418 recent views

Changing Attitudes to Hearing Aids

The historical and often hysterical stigma attached to deafness and hearing loss may work as a deterrent that puts people off getting their hearing checked.

Changing Attitudes to Hearing Aids

What is the process for buying a hearing aid?
  • Apr 09 2019
  • 362 recent views

What is the process for buying a hearing aid?

The best process for buying a hearing aid is 1. understanding the technology 2. ensuring you actually need a hearing aid 3. finding the right people to look after you

What is the process for buying a hearing aid?

One Hearing Aid or Two?
  • Feb 06 2019
  • 446 recent views

One Hearing Aid or Two?

If you have a hearing loss in both ears the simple answer is two hearing aids. Why? Because that is how your brain is designed to work at its optimal best as explained in this article.

One Hearing Aid or Two?

Hearing Aid Cost Breakthrough 2019
  • Jan 31 2019
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Hearing Aid Cost Breakthrough 2019

Premium hearing aids have come down in price in Australia.

The cost is less than $6000 for a pair of premium hearing aids.

Hearing Aid Cost Breakthrough 2019

Hearing Aid Future is Here
  • Aug 29 2017
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Hearing Aid Future is Here

The impressive ReSound LiNX 3D - Imagine talking to your colleagues against a backdrop of whirring blenders, chopping knives and sizzling pans.

Hearing Aid Future is Here

ABC Checkout Warns on Hearing Aid Purchases
  • Jun 09 2017
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ABC Checkout Warns on Hearing Aid Purchases

Series 5 Episode 9 of ABC The Checkout examines hearing aids in Australia.

ABC Checkout Warns on Hearing Aid Purchases

Listening better in a noisy world
  • Apr 13 2017
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Listening better in a noisy world

A great presentation on 5 ways to listen better by Julian Treasure illuminates issues of our evolving decline in listening skills

Listening better in a noisy world

Hearing augmentation devices - IQBuds
  • Feb 21 2017
  • 505 recent views

Hearing augmentation devices - IQBuds

Hearing aid wearers will be interested in the new wearable technology Nuhearas IQbuds created in Australia.

Hearing augmentation devices - IQBuds

Childrens Hearing Linked to Social Disadvantage
  • Dec 08 2016
  • 444 recent views

Childrens Hearing Linked to Social Disadvantage

It is now understood that chronic ear disease and the resulting deafness is a major cause of social disadvantage. If a child can't hear it is difficult to learn, it's difficult to gain an education or a job.

Childrens Hearing Linked to Social Disadvantage

Hearing with Less Effort
  • Oct 24 2016
  • 664 recent views

Hearing with Less Effort

Studies have shown that even when younger and older adults have similar hearing thresholds and speech discrimination ability in quiet, older adults will perform worse on speech discrimination tasks in noise than their younger counterparts (Kricos 2006).

Hearing with Less Effort

Seven Thousand Ways to Listen
  • Jan 25 2016
  • 405 recent views

Seven Thousand Ways to Listen

The title of Mark Nepo's book "Seven Thousand Ways to Listen" refers to his conversation with an African linguist who discusses the world has around 7,000 languages.

Seven Thousand Ways to Listen

Hearing Loss and Dementia
  • Oct 01 2015
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Hearing Loss and Dementia

Hearing loss is independently associated with incidental-cause dementia. Whether hearing loss is a marker for early-stage dementia or is actually a modifiable risk factor for dementia deserves further study.

Hearing Loss and Dementia

Myth: Hearing Aids do not work
  • Mar 06 2015
  • 379 recent views

Myth: Hearing Aids do not work

Not everyone pops in a hearing aid and trots off into the sunlight with perfect hearing.

Myth: Hearing Aids do not work

ABC Background Briefing Hearing Aids
  • Dec 03 2014
  • 438 recent views

ABC Background Briefing Hearing Aids

ABC Background Briefing exposes the vertical integration of hearing centres.

ABC Background Briefing Hearing Aids


Tinnitus who has it and why?
  • Sep 11 2014
  • 531 recent views

Tinnitus who has it and why?

Described by some as cicadas singing in your ear ABC Body Sphere highlighted some interesting issues surrounding the condition.

Tinnitus who has it and why?

Is Bluetooth making costly Hearing Aids redundant?
  • Jan 17 2014
  • 618 recent views

Is Bluetooth making costly Hearing Aids redundant?

In the US there is a growing trend for people to bypass buying hearing aids from an audiologist or licensed hearing aid dispenser in favour of what are termed personal sound amplifier products (P.S.A.P.).

Is Bluetooth making costly Hearing Aids redundant?

Research Online and Save
  • Jan 13 2014
  • 407 recent views

Research Online and Save

Hearing aids can now be programmed at your premises by a qualified audiologist.

Research Online and Save

Phonak Q10 Hearing Aid Review
  • Oct 08 2013
  • 424 recent views

Phonak Q10 Hearing Aid Review

I can now hear the birds chirping

Phonak Q10 Hearing Aid Review

Is anyone listening to you
  • May 13 2013
  • 384 recent views

Is anyone listening to you

We often focus on the cost of hearing aids which is important and one reason we are upfront with our hearing aids prices.

Is anyone listening to you

Hearing Aid Repairs
  • Apr 12 2013
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Hearing Aid Repairs

The price of repairs to hearing aids in Australia represents good value.

Hearing Aid Repairs

Will I benefit from a hearing aid?
  • Apr 05 2013
  • 439 recent views

Will I benefit from a hearing aid?

A speech discrimination test often conducted by an audiologist, assesses how well you understand words.

Will I benefit from a hearing aid?

Compare Hearing Aids
  • Mar 18 2013
  • 485 recent views

Compare Hearing Aids

To properly compare hearing aids you need to trial different styles and different brands.

Compare Hearing Aids

Audiologists are now mobile
  • Mar 13 2013
  • 403 recent views

Audiologists are now mobile

Get the best value and care via our Hearing Aid Referral program.

Audiologists are now mobile

Hearing and your work prospects
  • Mar 08 2013
  • 485 recent views

Hearing and your work prospects

Hearing loss can have a dramatic effect on your employment prospects.

Hearing and your work prospects

Hearing and your baby
  • Dec 18 2012
  • 387 recent views

Hearing and your baby

Only one or two children in every 1,000 have significant permanent hearing loss.

Hearing and your baby

Occlusion effect when wearing hearing aids
  • Dec 13 2012
  • 458 recent views

Occlusion effect when wearing hearing aids

Hearing aid wearers often get an occlusion effect when wearing hearing aids that cover the entire ear.
It's like a hollow or booming effect. You can simulate this effect by putting both of your fingers in your ear and talking.

Occlusion effect when wearing hearing aids

Hearing Aid Brands in Australia
  • Oct 24 2012
  • 485 recent views

Hearing Aid Brands in Australia

Hearing Aid Brands in Australia

Hearing Aid Brands in Australia

ReSound Verso
  • Oct 18 2012
  • 377 recent views

ReSound Verso

Here is an interesting new hearing aid that has just arrived in Australia.

ReSound Verso

Waterproof Hearing Aids
  • Oct 03 2012
  • 961 recent views

Waterproof Hearing Aids

Siemens have bought out a new series of waterproof hearing aids called Aquaris.

Waterproof Hearing Aids

Music to your ears
  • May 28 2012
  • 422 recent views

Music to your ears

Guitar teacher Jeff who teaches Guitar Lessons Gold Coast advises getting good quality speakers and audio system.

Music to your ears

Donate hearing aids that are no longer needed
  • Feb 19 2012
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Donate hearing aids that are no longer needed

Refer to Hearing Aid Bank (BetterHearing.org.au) to see where you can send these aids.

Donate hearing aids that are no longer needed





Audiologists Career Path
  • Aug 29 2011
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Audiologists Career Path

Some audiologists are put in a compromising position as they end up being sales people for a brand of Hearing aid rather than offering holistic hearing care.

Audiologists Career Path


Hearing Aid Brands in Australia

Phonak Hearing Aids
Oticon Hearing Aids
Resound Hearing Aids
Siemens Hearing Aids
Sonic Innovations Hearing Aids
Starkey Hearing Aids
Widex Hearing Aids
Unitron Hearing Aids