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Veteran from Tunbridge Wells celebrates gift of better hearing

Published by Campaign For Better Hearing at September 6, 2018

Fred is a decorated veteran and chairman of the Royal Navy Association, Sevenoaks who believes that his hearing loss is due to the bang of ship guns. He needed to keep up with his grandchildren and be attentive to his wife, but he started to feel less joy from his favourite tv shows as his […]

Musician’s career re-born thanks to new hearing aids

Published by Campaign For Better Hearing at August 14, 2018

75 year old David Markee, who has had a successful musical career playing bass guitar with the likes of The Who and The Rolling Stones, has seen the impact that loud noise can have on hearing. ‘My hearing loss affected my ability to play – I didn’t realise until recently when I was recording my […]

Mother and daughter from Shrewsbury have lives changed by hearing aids

Published by Campaign For Better Hearing at August 14, 2018

Both Gillian, and her daughter Rose, suffer with a genetic low frequency hearing loss and despite numerous attempts over the past 20 years neither have been able to find an NHS hearing aid which suits them. Both mother and daughter had been left doubtful that they would ever hear better. After a brief chat with […]

Retired lorry driver can enjoy camera hobby again now that he won’t miss a word

Published by Campaign For Better Hearing at August 14, 2018

Richard, a retired heavy goods lorry driver, suffered early hearing loss due to the excessive engine noise he was exposed to whilst sat for hours in his lorry cab.  An avid photographer, recently widowed he was trying to throw himself into his hobbies and going out.  However, Richard’s hearing had deteriorated preventing him enjoying his […]

New lease of life for Yeovil man as he wins life-changing hearing aids

Published by Campaign For Better Hearing at August 14, 2018

Antony has struggled for numerous years with health issues including hearing loss.  He was becoming increasingly frustrated at not being able to hear the television properly and was finding it difficult to hear in group situations.  Due to personal circumstances, he wasn’t able to purchase new hearing aids, but, recognising the difference they would make […]

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