The relationship between hearing loss and dementia

The relationship between hearing loss and dementia

Alzheimer’s disease is something we should all be clued up on. As many as 1 in 10 Americans get it. Despite it being so common, Alzheimer’s is often spotted long after it emerges and is sometimes under-treated. Early symptoms can get dismissed as part of growing old....

The Difference Between An Audiologist & Hearing Aid Dispenser

The Difference Between An Audiologist & Hearing Aid Dispenser

If I asked you the difference between a doctor and a nurse, you’d probably find it easy enough to explain. But what if I asked you the difference between an Audiologist and a hearing aid dispenser? A whole lot trickier, right? They both can fit you with hearing aids...

Helping Our Loved Ones With Hearing Loss This Thanksgiving

Helping Our Loved Ones With Hearing Loss This Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is a time to give thanks for all the good things in life, including the health and happiness of your loved ones. However, if you know people suffering from hearing loss, occasions like this can make them feel really isolated, even if they are surrounded...

This is what hearing loss sounds like

This is what hearing loss sounds like

Perhaps somebody you live with suffers from a hearing loss, so you’re aware of the effects it has on a household. You’re used to the TV blaring out at a higher volume than you’d choose. You’re used to moving around to their stronger ear when you’re saying something...

How to help a loved one with dizziness and imbalance

How to help a loved one with dizziness and imbalance

Whether it’s a distant memory of spinning in the playground as a child, or something as simple as getting up too fast in the morning, we all know what it feels like to be dizzy. Feeling the room spinning can knock you off balance for a while and you may even feel...

This simple procedure can spare you chronic sinusitis

This simple procedure can spare you chronic sinusitis

Having stuffed up sinuses feels lousy to say the least. Thankfully, a case of blocked sinuses usually only lasts for a couple of weeks, like when you have a cold or flu. But, sometimes sinusitis can drag on for longer. When a stuffy nose lingers, it can feel like...

Taking Care: Dizziness and Imbalance in the Elderly

Taking Care: Dizziness and Imbalance in the Elderly

Spin around a few times and then try walking in a straight line. How do you feel? Off balance? Dizzy? Nauseous? Like you’re about to fall? Now imagine feeling like this several times a day or more. That’s what life is like for 70% of people aged over 65. But it...

DOWNLOAD OUR BROCHURE

Everything you need to know about the ENT care we offer