Archive: Audiology

Children’s Audiology Services

We have a number of trained staff who specialise in children’s hearing. Our Aim is to test children’s hearing and provide help and advice for children with hearing loss. Roles...

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Listening skills: Pre-school Information for parents, relatives and carers

This leaflet has been provided to help answer some of the questions you may have about pre‐school listening skills. What is the difference between hearing and listening? Hearing and listening...

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Listening skills: School Age Children – Information for parents, relatives and carers

This leaflet has been provided to help answer some of the questions you may have about listening skills for school-age children. What is the difference between hearing and listening? Hearing...

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Hearing aid battery repair information

Battery Warning! Batteries can be harmful if swallowed. If you think a battery has been swallowed, get medical advice immediately. Do not heat or attempt to recharge batteries. Keep batteries...

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Tinnitus

What is Tinnitus? Tinnitus is the term for noises heard ‘in the ear or ears’ or ‘in the head’ when no obvious source of sound is apparent. The noises are...

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Hearing aids: Telephone Use

Handy hints: If you have difficulty hearing the phone ringing: check to see if the volume or ringtone can be adjusted. try putting the phone on a hard surface –...

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Use of Water Barrier/ Swim Moulds

Please note that the use of the water barrier mould does not guarantee that water will not enter the ear, but it is usually effective in doing so. You may...

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