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How We Hear

To understand hearing loss, it helps to understand how hearing works. Your ear is an...

Why We Don't Hear

Hearing impairment is a problem that can develop at any time, usually it is gradual and...

Hearing Damage

When an individual is over-exposed to excessive sound levels, sensitive structures of the...

Hear Better

If you do have hearing loss, then it helps to know that you’re not alone. In fact, you...

Treatment Benefit Grant

The Department of Employment Affairs and Social Protection operate the Treatment Benefit...

Tax Relief

Income Tax rebates for income tax payers are also available under the M.E.D. 1 Scheme for...

Medical Card Hearing Aids

Medical Card holders are legally entitled to free hearing aid service from the HSE.

The Inner Life of Hearing Aids

We all wonder how our electronics work, but we usually do not have the option of taking...

How much do hearing aids cost?

There are many factors that need to be considered when estimating the price of a Hearing...

Are hearing aids cheaper abroad?

It will surprise most people, that Hearing aids cost less in Ireland than most other...

Should I wear two hearing aids?

If you suffer from a hearing loss in both ears, then the answer is of course, yes. Unless...

How do I care for my hearing aids?

Good Quality Hearing Aids seldom break down; the vast majority of complaints are caused...

Your Hearing Loss effects other people in your life as well

I had a conversation recently with a friend who uses hearing aids. He mentioned that ...

What to do if you hearing aid gets wet

Living in Ireland we are very use to getting wet. Unfortunately hearing aids do not like...

Headphones and Hearing Loss

Modern technology is great, and has made us more connected with the world , but modern...

5 Essential Tips for Wearing Hearing Aids in Winter

Winter can be a difficult time for hearing aid users, especially if they find themselves...

Should I Have My Hearing Aids Professionally Cleaned

When we use things every day, they get dirty rather quickly. Our clothes need to be...

How to Keep Your Hearing Aids Safe from Pets

If you're a hearing aid wearer with pets, losing your hearing aids to your dog's mouth is...

Science Shows How Hearing Aids Improve Quality of Life

Hearing loss can lead to loneliness and social isolation, even depression, according to a...

Wearing Hearing Aids Linked to Job Success

Hearing aid wearers earn significantly more than non-wearers with hearing loss, who are...

The Truth About Custom Hearing Aids

Every few weeks now I hear of somebody being told that custom hearing aids no longer...