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How stress can affect our ears and hearing | THCP
Hearing Care - Apr 2021

How stress can affect our ears and hearing

With 74% of UK adults feeling overwhelmed by stress, we’re going to take a look at the impact it could have on your ears and hearing.

Could ear plugs help you get a good night’s sleep? | THCP
Hearing Protection - Mar 2021

Could ear plugs help you get a good night’s sleep?

Your hearing is even more sensitive than you think. We have 16,000 delicate receptors in our ears that are essential to hearing, but once damaged, they can’t grow back. That’s why it’s so important not to exceed the safe sound limit of 85 decibels for long periods of time. So, if you live, work or play in a noisy environment, earplugs are essential for good hearing protection. But they’re also very useful for helping you get a good night’s sleep.

Person-centred care – putting you first | THCP
THCP News - Mar 2021

Person-centred care – putting you first

At The Hearing Care Partnership, we’ve always worked hard to put our customers first. But in 2019, we took that one step further. We partnered with the world-renowned Ida Institute, based in Denmark, to learn more about person-centred care, which dramatically improves the lives of those with hearing loss.

World Hearing Day: why you’re never too young for a hearing test | THCP
Hearing Care - Mar 2021

World Hearing Day: why you’re never too young for a hearing test

World Hearing Day is on the 3rd March, and this year will mark the launch of the first-ever World Report on Hearing from WHO with a focus on Hearing Care for ALL. We dive into why you’re never too young for a hearing test.

NHS or Private Hearing Aids: Your Hearing Care, Hearing Aids, Aftercare | THCP
Hearing Aids - Feb 2021

NHS Hearing Aids vs Private Hearing Aids

NHS Hearing Aids vs Private Hearing Aids. What’s the best option for your hearing needs? When deciding which type of hearing healthcare to opt for, whether it be private or NHS hearing care, there are a number of factors which could influence your decision. Everyone is different, and what may be suitable for you may not be right for somebody else. What’s most important is that you seek the right hearing care solution as soon as possible, so you can live life to the full.

How Do Hearing Aids Work?
Hearing Aids - Feb 2021

How Do Hearing Aids Work?

What is a hearing aid, and how does it work? A hearing aid is a small electronic device which sits neatly in or behind the ear and is worn by people with hearing loss to help them hear sound more clearly. Hearing aids work to adjust sound, making speech clear and audible to the wearer. They can also reduce the impact of tinnitus and background or environmental sound.

Stress and Tinnitus: Cause and Management
Hearing Care - Feb 2021

STRESS AND TINNITUS: CAUSE AND MANAGEMENT

It’s Tinnitus Awareness Week and this year, we explore the link between stress and tinnitus. Whether that’s work stress, emotional stress, anxiety or Temporomandibular Joint Disorder (TMJ).

How to listen to your favourite music safely | THCP
Hearing Care - Jan 2021

How to listen to your favourite music safely

Whether you’re listening to your favourite Spotify playlist or a beloved album, here’s why you may need hearing protection when listening to your favourite music.

Taking Care Of Your Hearing In Winter Weather | THCP
Hearing Care - Dec 2020

Taking care of your hearing in winter weather

Taking care of your hearing in winter weather - blog post from The Hearing Care Partnership. High quality hearing care from experienced audiologists.

Connecting to the sounds at Christmas and managing noisy environments
Hearing Care - Dec 2020

Connecting to the sounds at Christmas and managing noisy environments

When coping with hearing loss, it can be disorientating to have the radio in the background while trying to have a conversation with your loved ones. Over the festive season, we often see those environments magnified.

Staying Connected This Christmas
Hearing Care - Nov 2020

Staying Connected This Christmas

Through the 2020 disconnect, there has come a new focus on the importance of family, near and far. We have been focusing on how to use the best hearing aid technology as well as a blended care approach to ensure you stay connected this Christmas: family, the season of joy and your technology.