Oticon Opn™ is rechargeable

The revolutionary Oticon Opn hearing aids can give you outstanding hearing benefits because they support the way your brain naturally makes sense of sound. Now the popular Opn miniRITE is also rechargeable. An easy overnight charge gives you full power for the day without the hassle of handling batteries. What are the benefits? More reassuring – Charging your Opn…

Ear implant gives woman hearing back

Linda Oxley, 67, is the fourth person in the UK to be given the implant which has been designed for people with severe hearing loss and who can no longer benefit from traditional hearing aids. Repeated ear infections meant that Linda couldn’t do simple things such as shopping as she couldn’t hear what people were…

Oticon achieves top level results in Hearing Tracker Survey

Highest rated brand according to Hearing Care Professionals Oticon has been rated as best in value, quality, patient satisfaction and more in a survey of more than 500 hearing care professionals. Hearing Tracker announced the latest in a series of Hearing Tracker surveys that explore factors hearing care professionals consider when choosing between leading hearing…

Should I use cotton buds to clean my ears?

Who doesn’t enjoy sticking a cotton bud in their ear? To twist gently, pull it out and examine the white tip turned to yellow? Q-tips were part of many childhoods. The Q-tips website has users sharing how they use buds to clean not only ears but toilet cisterns and pistols. Which is just as well, as…

Teenage Tinnitus – Are You at Risk?

Emily Barker warns of the risk of Tinnitus among young people I always thought tinnitus was for old people who’d been in the war. Or maybe retired metalheads who’d spent every weekend for the past twenty years raging. I’d never even heard of anyone in their twenties having to deal with it, let alone teenagers.…