24Apr2018

6 fictional characters who live with hearing loss

Whether it's Stranger Things, Friends or Game of Thrones, the average Australian watches around 18 hours of television per week, according to a Roy Morgan report1.As one in seven Australians live with some form of hearing loss2, we have compiled…

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21Feb2018

What is the Campaign for Better Hearing?

One in seven Australians live with some form of hearing loss1, but sadly, those affected are waiting an average of seven years before seeking hearing help, according to a Hearing Care Industry Association (HCIA) report1.In this time, people may experience…

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21Feb2018

World Hearing Day 2018: Hear the future

Every year, the World Health Organisation (WHO) has held World Hearing Day to highlight important issues surrounding ear health. The first such initiative in 2007, was originally known as International Ear Care Day, and the event continues to bring attention to…

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22Nov2017

How to avoid hearing loss while exercising

Maintaining a healthy lifestyle through regular exercise helps to defend against medical problems, is a great way to stay in shape and can actually make us happier! Between 2014 and 2015, 55.5 per cent of Australians aged between 18-64 participated in…

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21Nov2017

Munch on minerals for better hearing

The foods we consume affect our bodies in different ways. A high intake of sugary products can cause weight gain whereas a good balance of fruits and vegetables can decrease the risk of heart disease and cancer. A less known…

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15Nov2017

Could your job be putting your hearing at risk?

If you think about the risks you could face in the workplace, many people may identify things like trip hazards, or perhaps the dangers of working with heavy machinery, such as on a construction site. However, one of the most prevalent…

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15Nov2017

Can a good night’s sleep help your hearing?

Getting a good night's sleep is an important part in any person's day to day activity. It can help to improve memory, boost creativity and reduce stress levels. It is recommended that adults should be receiving seven to nine hours of…

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