Hearing Loss Information

Dec 5, 2011

Stress Levels Linked To Tinnitus And Hearing Loss.

It has been estimated that one in every six people experience the effects of tinnitus at some point in their lives yet fail to recognise the condition because the “whistling, rushing or ringing” sounds heard in their ears are thought to be temporary and mostly ignored.

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Nov 28, 2011

Hearing Loss or Job Loss Fears Prevent Seeking Early Advice.

In the current economic climate, fear of losing your job for any reason is raised to new heights. Amongst the ten million people in the UK with hearing loss, of whom, around 3.7 million are of working age, hiding any slight inability to hear distinctly can also easily turn into simple self-denial, which can stay with someone for years after retirement.

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Nov 21, 2011

Work Related Hearing Loss And Long Term Hearing Damage

Many retired men and women who spent most of their working lives on the ‘shopfloor’ of UK industry and manufacturing right up until the late 1970s, 80s and beyond will recall just how easy it was to forget about ‘factory noise’ and get used to simply using hand signals or shout when you needed to make yourself understood!

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