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The latest hearing aid from Phonak is their best yet, featuring superb speech understanding, a natural sound and personalized noise cancelling.

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The Hearing Healthcare Information You Need

“The information you need to make informed decisions about your hearing”

Struggling to hear people clearly, arguing over the volume of the TV? Avoiding going to places because it is too difficult to understand what people are saying? You are not alone, many people like you have similar problems, it's not about the volume, it's about clarity, and if people stopped damned mumbling you would be doing fine! Does that sound a bit familiar?

Being able to hear and communicate with ease makes a massive difference to our lives and our well-being, something that we do not realise until we have a problem. We believe that everyone should have the pleasure of hearing well and the benefits it brings to their lives. 

Finding out what to do about it is when the problems start. You are faced with a load of technical gobbledygook that you need to try to decipher before you can make decisions. We think we can fix that problem.

We have extensive experience in the hearing profession, one of us as a customer and the other as both a hearing professional and a sales manager in a hearing aid manufacturer. We want to share our knowledge so that we can equip people with hearing loss with the information they need to make good decisions about their hearing and their treatment. 

We also have extensive experience with Independent hearing professionals across the world; we want to share our knowledge of them, their commitment to delivering the best hearing aids and the best care. We think that they should be rewarded for their ethos and ideals and you need the information about professionals who are committed to their customers.

Latest News & Information From Our Blog

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Hearing loss is not a statement on you, it just is

It takes people an average of seven years to deal with their hearing loss from the time they realise they have a problem, they are robbing themselves of the pure joy of living. The inaction means seven long years of frustration, irritation, embarrassment, why bother? The satisfaction of life is yours to grasp, just get on with it, you will be far happier.

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A Video review of the ONE hearing aid from ReSound.

Matthew Pearson from Zone1 Hearing reviews the new ONE hearing aid from GN ReSound.

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This Year in Hearing Aids, The Advances of 2020

You know, I don't think I will ever forget 2020, I don't think most of you reading this will either. While it has been a roller coaster of a year globally, it has actually been an interesting year in hearing aid technology as well. Some fascinating technology has been introduced this year that provides brand new strategies for hearing and fantastic new functionality.

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How Can You Help With Hearing Loss Awareness

The last few articles from Steve have all been about his daily life with hearing loss, the common denominator across them all is that hearing loss awareness is pretty low across general society. I think that if you have hearing loss, you can help change that as you go about your daily life. The key to helping do so, is simple, tell people you have hearing loss and ask them to accommodate you. The more people you tell, the more people get educated.

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Which hearing aids are the best Geoff?

I was asked recently what are the best hearing aids by a consumer, that isn't a question I can answer, because it is the wrong question. There is no particular set of hearing aids that are the best, however, there might be a set of hearing aids that are the best for you. Let's talk about the best hearing aids.

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The Runner Who Gives Out Free Lessons on Living With Hearing Loss

I met a guy this morning who gives lessons on living with hearing loss, at the same time as running at a pretty swift pace, and he doesn't even know he's doing it.

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My Review of the new Phonak Paradise Hearing Aids

The Marvel was perhaps one of the most successful hearing aids that Phonak has ever produced, so it was going to be hard to top it. However, it feels like Phonak has risen to the challenge. In my experience so far I have been exceptionally impressed with the balance of sound and features introduced with the Paradise. I also think that the amazing tap control system makes it a world-beater. Honestly, I think the Paradise may well outdo the Marvel, and I think that is saying something. Let's talk about day to day experiences with Phonak Paradise

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Phonak Announces The Introduction of Paradise Hearing Aids

Phonak has announced the introduction of the Paradise range of hearing aids, damn stupid name for a fantastic hearing aid platform. Built on a completely new chipset, they have new features and outstanding hearable like abilities to offer. Let's talk about the Phonak Paradise.

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ReSound has announced the launch of new One hearing aids

Resound announced this morning the introduction of the a new hearing aid platform. The hearing aids, which they call Resound One, will be the first ever RIC hearing aids with a microphone in the receiver. They say it will deliver the most natural sound cues possible and allow people with hearing loss to feel that they are literally getting their own hearing back and hearing the way nature intended.

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Consumer hearing aid advice book

The Authors of The Little
Book of Hearing Aids

Independent advice guide

Buying hearing aids can be quite a daunting affair, not least because understanding the choices and technology available can be difficult. I have set out to make the incomprehensible gibberish understandable, explaining the types of hearing aids, their pros and cons, their technology and features in clear language.

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Helping You Understand

Simple Honest Advice

The amount of information available around hearing aids can be confusing and overwhelming. Technobabble about technology levels and features can be hard to decipher and want to make you run into the street screaming. You just want a damned hearing aid that will help you hear! We want to help you find one with simple, clear and easy to understand information about the features and the benefits, and what you can expect

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Real Ear Measurements in hearing aid fitting

Real Ear Measurements Are Essential For Hearing Aids

Gold Standard Fitting

Real Ear Measurements, REMs or Speech Mapping are imperative for best practice hearing aid fitting. It is our best advice to you, to find a hearing care provider who does offer them when you are purchasing. Ask any provider you deal with, do they offer probe tube measurements, if they say no, tell them you will go somewhere else.

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Hearing Test Consultation

A Network of Hearing Aid Providers in The UK and Ireland

Independent hearing Aid Centres

You might not know it already, but finding the right hearing healthcare professional is important to the outcome of the process. We want to make sure that you don't find out the hard way. We are building a network of trusted Independent Hearing Aid Centres so you can easily get the care and attention of a skilled and committed pro

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A Network of Earwax Removal Specialists in The UK and Ireland

Independent Earwax removal Centres

We are building a network of trusted Independent earwax removal specialists so you can easily get the care and attention of a skilled and committed pro

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What is Microsuction Earwax Removal & Why Does it Matter?

Many Independent Hearing Healthcare Professionals are offering Microsuction earwax removal, but what is it and why would it be better than other forms of ear cleaning?

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Widex hearing aids

Widex models including the Unique and Evoke Range

Unitron Hearing Aids

Unitron models including the Tempus and Max Range

Starkey hearing aids

Starkey models including the Made For iPhone Range

ReSound Hearing Aids

Resound models including the Linx 3D and Quattro Range

Oticon Hearing Aids

Oticon models including the new Opn S Brain Hearing Technology

Signia Hearing Aids

Signia models including the Styletto Connect and Nx Made For iPhone Technology range

Bernafon Hearing Aids

Bernafon models including the amazing Zerena range

Phonak Hearing Aids

Phonak models including the Belong and Marvel Range

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