Hearing Loss UK Infographic

Are you losing your hearing? It’s a simple question but not always an easy one to answer. There are more than 10 million people (1 in 6) living in the UK with some form of hearing loss, of which 3.7 million are adults between the ages of 16 and 65, 1 in 10 are living…

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Discussion Topic – High Frequency Hearing Aids and Audiometry

HI All,   The blog posts which I normally write are designed to be informational and either provide technical, support or product specific information so this is a first for me. I thought that if i can get a response from some of my fellow audiology professionals it would help to build this particular post…

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Important Audioscan Update

Important Audioscan Update Information you need to know! Overview Audioscan has incorporated the new ANSI RECD protocol in the Verifit2 and in our imminent release of software for the original Verifit, Axiom, and RM500SL. What’s so important? If RECD data is mixed between a Verifit2 and existing Audioscan equipment that has not been updated significant…

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Otosphere – Allround Hit at BSHAA

At the recent BSHAA conference in Coventry, PC Werth were pleased to be able to showcase the most recent addition to the Otosphere fitting system. In an industry first PC Werth, working with the team at Otovation, have added to the QuickSIN test by including the ANL (acceptable noise level) test and creating the capability…

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International Ear Care Day 2014 Calls for Greater Aural Health Care

Last Monday (3rd March) was International Ear Care Day 2014. Three international organisations, the European Federation of Hard of Hearing People, Association European Association of Hearing Aid Professionals and the EHIMA met at the World Health Organisation (WHO) Head Quarters in Geneva, Switzerland, to call on the EU Commission to include systematic screenings of hearing…

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Can a Red Flag be a Good Thing?

A Red Flag in general day to day life can be a negative sign. If you follow Motorsport it normally means you watching the British Grand Prix and it just about to be called off due to rain. If you’re a sportsman then it could mean you’re offside, crossed the line or have a decision…

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LACE UK Welcomes its First Australian Approved Centre

We are pleased to announce that we have, Today, certified our first LACE UK training centre in Australia. Based in Waurn Ponds on the southern side of Geelong, south of Melbourne is the Waurn Ponds Hearing Clinic, owned and run by Fiona Sutherland. Fiona comments ” We find that the hearing aid fittings help most clients but…

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First Look Otovation

“Otovation really have pulled it off once again, offering hearing healthcare professionals the exact tools they want and need for best practice.”   The OtoSphere is Here! Those concerned with clinical screening will be thrilled to learn that the BSHAA conference this week marks the UK industry’s first sneak peek of the dynamic and effortlessly desirable OtoSphere two-channel…

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