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Music fans sought for hearing aid survey

The School of Music at the University of Leeds is still seeking participants for research into the music listening experiences of people who use hearing aids. The project is called “Hearing Aids for Music” and is the first research project of its kind exploring music engagement and enjoyment by hearing aid users (including those with a BAHA device). The team […]

Guildford hearing aid maintenance training

The Diocese of Guildford is seeking volunteers to participate in a number of upcoming hearing aid maintenance training sessions, with the goal of providing support at existing church social events. The Hearing Champions training will include: Checking the hearing aid is working Replacing the battery, battery life Re-tubing Fitting the hearing aid in the ear Hearing aid controls […]

Free hearing aid sessions in Guildford

A series of free session will take place across Guildford this month, offering support for hearing aid maintanence. Run by the Archdiocese of Guidlford in partnership with the NHS, the sessions will offer help with battery supply, cleaning and re-tubing and trouble-shooting. All volunteers have been trained by audiologists at Epsom & St Helier Hospital […]

Insects helping to develop hearing aids

Researchers at the University of Bristol are using insects to help develop hearing aids of the future. They are replicating sounds made by crickets and locusts to determine if there is away to improve amplification for hearing aids. To read the full details of their work, visit: http://theconversation.com/insects-are-helping-us-develop-the-future-of-hearing-aids-64619   

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