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Soon to celebrate its hundredth year as a "best-kept secret" in the optics and audiology...

A biocompatible piezoelectric material solves one part of this quest, while researchers identify a potential...

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Newly elected Labour UK Government had manifesto pledge to expand the role of many primary...

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The UK's general practitioners are perceived as lacking the specialist knowledge on hearing that patients...

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UK group with 50 centres says it is responding to uptick in number of people...

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Leading audiology researcher Professor Kevin Munro joins with retail giant Specsavers to find the "right...

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Swiss manufacturer continues its Life Without Limitations ethos by appointing a top paddler who uses...

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A one-hundredth anniversary looms for the optics and hearing group...

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Your chance to help bring music to people with mental health problems and take in...

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Retail group Specsavers sets out plan for changes in primary care hearing and eye health...

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Stress reduction, focus, sleep, love - a leading retail group offers the mindfulness aid to...

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If standard audiometry testing is not going to achieve hearing conservation, would otacoustic emissions be...

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Our UK print magazine regularly publishes an update on this leading professional association...

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Our regular pin-up section features the work of the UK charity Hearing Dogs for Deaf...

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Ahead of a UK general election with health issues centre stage, retail chain Specsavers tries...

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Is there a causal relation between hearing loss and dementia? And if there is not,...

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Adding connective features and AI to hearing aids brings benefits, but should we be careful...

The campaign raises Rayovac's profile but is "more consumer-focused rather than B2B", a way for...

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Our UK print magazine regularly publishes an update on this leading professional association...

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The new Chair of the UK's Association of Independent Hearing Healthcare Professionals (AIHHP) says audiologists...

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Industry leader believes campaigns by health bodies may be helping sales of hearing aids...

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Hearing has a whole different meaning for synaesthetes...

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Well-known tinnitus specialist Dr. James Jackson is to host a training workshop for healthcare practitioners...

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Success in ongoing global trial marks a "new era in the treatment for deafness", says...

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Danish hearing giant expects its flagship Oticon Intent device to drive increased growth...

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This year's successful American Academy of Audiology conference sets up a 2025 date in New...

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Can regular hearing checks and early identification of hearing problems help bust stigma?...

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Theatre for all is a priority of the UK's National Theatre....

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Leadership change many independent UK audiology professionals will note....

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Outgoing CEO and President Bernard oversees growth in revenue by more than 50%....

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Researches underline that surprisingly little research is available on the role of gaming in damaging...

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Diversity triumphs despite financial austerity and recruitment crisis....

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Leadership challenge for world-leading charity is crucial to supporting tinnitus sufferers....

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Thoughts of professionals on AI suggest manufacturers' views are at variance with how technology is...

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The new audio standard is part of the Bluetooth Low Energy family, and it will...