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How The Ear Works Normally

How The Ear Works Normally

There are 3 parts of the ear: the outer ear, middle ear and inner ear The Outer Ear: The outer ear is comprised of the pinna, ear canal and tympanic membrane (ear drum). The Middle Ear: The Middle Ear is an air filled cavity, in which are the three smallest bones in...

Help! Why is my hearing aid not working!?

Help! Why is my hearing aid not working!?

If you go to put your hearing aid in, and find it is not working, there are a few things you can do first to try to work out what the problem is. Is the battery flat? Try changing the battery. Sometimes it can be as simple as a dead or dodgy battery, and replacing it...

Hearing aid Frequently Asked Questions

Hearing aid Frequently Asked Questions

This can be different for each person. For someone who has had hearing loss for a long time, and has not used hearing aids before, it may take a little while to get used to them, and the brain needs to adjust to hearing sounds again, that have been missed for some...

Different Types of Hearing Losses

Different Types of Hearing Losses

There are 3 different types of hearing loss: 1. Sensorineural hearing loss2. Conductive hearing loss3. Mixed hearing loss Sensorineural Hearing Loss: This is the most common type of hearing loss. It occurs if the cochlea (hearing organ) and/or the hearing (auditory)...

Hearing Aid Batteries

Hearing Aid Batteries

One of the most critical components affecting the performance of a hearing aid is the battery. Hearing aids on the market today are commonly powered by a disposable zinc-air button battery or a lithium-ion rechargeable battery. Disposable button batteries Zinc-air...

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