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Our mission is to offer clear, honest advice on hearing care, earwax removal and hearing aids. We have extensive experience with both the hearing aid profession (Hearing Aid Dispensers) and the hearing aid industry (Manufacturers). We want to make this experience and knowledge available to you. We will provide information on Independent Hearing Healthcare Professionals and the hearing aids and hearing care they provide.
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
Hearing aids for mild hearing loss, yes or no?
There is a growing movement towards treating even mild hearing loss with hearing aids that is driven by our growing understanding of the effects of untreated hearing loss on wider health. Is it a good thing or a bad thing, and when should someone with mild hearing loss consider getting hearing aids?
Sonova to sell hearing aids online direct to Australian consumers
While Australian consumers have been able to buy hearing aids direct online from Blamey Saunders Hears for a long time, it appears that Sonova, the new owners have decided to expand and drive the model.
Apple release iOS 13.1.3 bugfixes to solve hearing aid problems
A lot of people have been experiencing problems connecting their hearing aids to their iOS devices via bluetooth since they upgraded to Apple's iOS 13.1 update. Now that smartphones incorporate health monitoring Apps and connectivity options a bug like this can be much more serious than just a minor inconvenience for people.
iPhone 11 and IOS 13 Hearing Aid Issues
Every time Apple updates their operating system and their phones, hearing aid research departments break out in a sweat. For good reason though, it appears that every time they sort out connectivity issues, Apple comes along with a new update that breaks it. Apparently, IOS 13 and the iPhone 11 is no exception. It is causing issues with connectivity and specifically the apps that most hearing aid brands make available.
A Review of Signia Xperience Hearing Aids, Day to Day
I got my hands on a pair of Signia Pure 312 7 Xperience hearing aids and I have been wearing them for a couple of weeks. I like Signia hearing aids and I had a good experience with the Nx range, so I wanted to see how the Xperience would match up. I found them to be an interesting departure from the typical Signia experience, no pun intended.
Research Project for Treatment of Single-Sided Deafness
Research Project for Treatment of Single-Sided Deafness
The Office Meeting Where I Couldn't Hear a Word
Was in a meeting yesterday where I quickly realised I wasn't going to be able to hear anything anyone was saying and I was in trouble from the get go
Hearing Loss & Safety At Home, What Do You Need To Think About
Hearing loss is a pain in the ass, but you need to accept it and move on. Part of that is understanding the wider implications that your hearing loss might have. For instance, will you hear the smoke alarm at three in the morning if it goes off? There is some research out there that says up to 50% of people with hearing loss won't. That is a serious safety issue, let's talk hearing loss and safety at home.
The Authors of The Little
Book of Hearing Aids
Independent hearing aid advice guide
Confused about buying a hearing aid?
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.Learn More
Helping You Understand Hearing Aids
Simple Honest hearing aid 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
Real Ear Measurements Are Imperative For Hearing Aids
Gold Standard Hearing Aid 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 hearing aids. Ask any provider you deal with, do they offer probe tube measurements, if they say no, tell them you will go somewhere else.
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
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
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?
The Best Hearing Aids
The latest hearing aids from the best hearing aid brands
Signia Hearing Aids
The latest Signia Hearing Aids including the Styletto Connect and Nx Made For iPhone Technology range
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