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NHS or Private Hearing Aids: Your Hearing Care, Hearing Aids, Aftercare | THCP
Hearing Aids - Oct 2020

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.

World Mental Health Day: the ear health and mental health link | THCP
Hearing Care - Oct 2020

World Mental Health Day: the link between ear health and mental health

To mark World Mental Health Day, we’re discussing the link between hearing loss and mental health. Read more to learn about the link and how you can look after your hearing.

Wearing your face mask and hearing aids | THCP
Hearing Aids - Sep 2020

Wearing your face mask and hearing aids

With it being mandatory to wear masks in shops from 24th July, hearing well is more important than ever. Hearing with clarity, in busy environments, can make all the difference to your quality of life as well as your loved ones.

4 foods to help boost your hearing this Autumn | THCP
Hearing Care - Sep 2020

4 foods to help boost your hearing this Autumn

Did you know that eating certain foods can support healthy hearing? We’ve put together a selection of foods that will help boost and protect your hearing this Autumn.

One Lesser-Known Benefit Of Wearing A Hearing Aid | THCP
Hearing Aids - Sep 2020

Dementia: One lesser-known benefit of wearing a hearing aid

They dramatically improve your hearing and help you take a more active role in everyday life – there’s no doubt about the transformative effects of hearing aids. But are there other benefits, like preventing onset dementia, that until now have been overlooked?

How hearing loss can affect your mental health & what to do | THCP
Hearing Care - Aug 2020

How hearing loss can affect your mental health, and what to do

Hearing loss can affect so much more than just our ears. Sometimes the space between our ears is where hearing loss impacts our lives the most. Hearing is the gateway to social activities, but we’re instinctively social animals – we all need contact with our friends and family.

Offer your hearing patients the best care: GP referrals to The Hearing Care Partnership
Hearing Care - Aug 2020

Offer your hearing patients the best care: GP referrals to The Hearing Care Partnership

We wish to support GPs in practice, by ensuring that all your hospital referrals to the Audiology and/or ENT Departments are relevant and appropriate to the needs of the patients, by offering our services as a first port of call.

How to keep those with hearing loss engaged at the dinner table | THCP
Hearing Care - Aug 2020

How to keep those with hearing loss engaged at the dinner table

Whether you’re throwing a fancy dinner party or just sitting down to Sunday lunch with your family, here are our 5 top tips on how to make sure those with hearing loss aren’t left out of your conversations.

How Do Hearing Aids Work?
Hearing Aids - Apr 2020

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.

Expert Hearing Care Now Available in Orriss & Low Optometrists
THCP News - Mar 2020

Expert Hearing Care Now Available in Orriss & Low Optometrists

The Hearing Care Partnership (THCP) is pleased to announce the opening of our clinic in the rural village of Winscombe on the 13th March 2020. Our hearing care clinic will be open in partnership with Orriss & Low Optometrists, who have been providing friendly and professional eye care since 1986.

How To Remove Ear Wax
Hearing Care - Mar 2020

How To Remove Ear Wax

Everyone has probably been guilty of a little DIY ear wax removal now and again, but home-grown techniques can largely do more harm than good. From baby oil to ear candling, we're here to cut through the myths and advise on how to remove ear wax safely and properly.