Latest News

Here you’ll find all our latest news and thoughts. From interesting articles we’ve found in the press to news about our people, work and the latest technological innovations we’re seeing. If you’d like more information regarding any of the topics here, please get in touch.

March 14, 2013

The Knock On Effect of Straining to Listen

The following was written by Dr Mary Stoppard and was published in The Daily Mail (14/3/2013). Does it drive you mad when you’re out for the evening and it’s so noisy you can’t hear a word anyone says? It does me. You spend the whole time trying to convert sounds into words, then words into sense, leaving you ­exhausted after...

March 10, 2013

Fabienne’s Comments

One client, Fabienne from London has been amazed at her new hearing experience sending various email updates. The latest was called Miracle. She said that I have an appointment with you in April but I think that it could not wait till then. We had a dinner party last night, six of us around the table. Not only I could...

March 10, 2013

Jonathan’s Comments

One of our clients, Jonathan Duffy travelled to The Practice, all the way from Qatar in the United Arab Emirates for the Lyric hearing device. He wasn’t suitable so we suggested an alternative custom made, bespoke invisible solution instead. Here are his comments: I would like to express my sincere gratitude to you for what I can only describe as...

March 2, 2013

Why wouldn’t you wear a hearing aid?

About two-thirds of adults age 70 and older have hearing loss. After age 80, the percent jumps to 79 percent. Recent studies strongly indicate a relationship between hearing loss and declining cognitive function. In fact, in an observational study, baseline hearing loss was associated with 30 to 40 percent greater cognitive decline per year as compared with similar patients without...

February 13, 2013

Poor hear inked linked to memory loss

February 13, 2013

Train the Brain Improves Hearing

February 8, 2013

Why visit The Practice #2

Our experience gives you the expert care you deserve. Our staff has vast experience with interviewing patients, diagnostic testing, and understanding how better hearing can be brought into people’s lives. This experience allows us to develop the most comprehensive treatment plan supported by our own unique Quality Excellence Programme.

February 6, 2013

Why visit The Practice #1

We believe that educating patients leads to the best hearing results. The more you understand about your level of hearing loss and the technology options available to you, the greater the chances that you will hear your best. That is why, online and in our office, we provide you with information to give you all the answers you need to...

February 1, 2013

Beethoven’s “hot terror”

A statement written by Beethoven describes living with hearing loss. Follow the link to read his words. Unthinkable today. We have come such a long way hopefully from people feeling terror from having hearing loss. Don’t delay in asking for help.

January 30, 2013

Study reveals link between hearing decline & memory loss

A new study has again found a link between declining hearing and memory failing in older adults. This is a further evidence that if you suffer with developing hearing loss it is essential this is addressed as soon as possible. Too many people delay improving their hearing until it has got quite bad. The ongoing strain of trying to listen...