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Back in the game as he receives the gift of hearing!

Published by Campaign For Better Hearing at October 22, 2018

Max Bajeux age 26, from Hove has lived with a hearing loss since he was a child, quite how he coped and adapted his life is testament to his character and his resilience. ‘I used to find that after a day fighting to hear, I’d come home and switch off by listening to music at […]

Community hero wins the gift of hearing- life changing for him and the people of Kent!

Published by Campaign For Better Hearing at October 22, 2018

Trevor Smith from Maidstone, Kent has been chosen to win a free pair of digital hearing aids from high street hearing specialists Hidden Hearing. Trevor is a pillar of the community, performing a vital end of life service to those suffering from cancer, allowing them to stay in their own home.  He and his wife […]

Carer revels in World of Sound, thanks to the gift of hearing

Published by Campaign For Better Hearing at October 22, 2018

Rex Vick, retired Chartered Surveyor from Wells-next-the-Sea is the fortunate recipient of a pair of hearing aids from the National Campaign for Better Hearing, whose mission is to raise awareness of the importance of regular hearing tests. Rex likes to keep active, he takes part in discussion groups and is a member of the Royal […]

Wife overjoyed – Steel worker exposed to excessive noise, hears again!

Published by Campaign For Better Hearing at October 22, 2018

Colin Little a retired steel worker from Rotherham is the lucky recipient of a pair of hearing aids from the National Campaign for Better Hearing, whose mission is to raise awareness of the importance of regular hearing tests. Colin initially damaged his hearing working near noisy electric furnaces in the steel works without wearing any […]

Devon Local Wins Life-Changing Hearing Aids

Published by Campaign For Better Hearing at September 6, 2018

Despite living with physical and learning disabilities, Glen tries his best to live an independent life and shows amazing determination and strength of character. Unfortunately, despite attempts to overcome communication problems by taking lip reading and sign language courses, his hearing loss has made life even more difficult for him. Thanks to the National Campaign […]

The Southport Flower Show – 16th to 19th August

Published by Campaign For Better Hearing at August 17, 2018

Southport Flower Show is the largest independent flower show in the country, attracting over 50,000 visitors across 4 days. The Campaign for Better Hearing will be out and about talking about hearing and health – offering hearing screens and plenty of information.  Why not visit our stand – free goody bags available including a pair of […]

How to Nominate

Published by Campaign For Better Hearing at August 15, 2018

Campaign for Better Hearing Giveback Award Nominations All you need to do is email: nominations@hiddenhearing.co.uk and in the email, give your name, number, address and who you’d like to nominate with their name, telephone number and address.  Please write a summary of why you would like to nominate that person for a free hearing test […]

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 […]

The Anglesey Show – 14th & 15th August

Published by Campaign For Better Hearing at July 15, 2018

The Anglesey Agricultural Show is an annual two day event held during August at the Mona Showground. The Campaign for Better Hearing will be out and about talking about hearing and health – offering hearing screens and plenty of information.  Why not visit our stand – free goody bags available including a pair of ear […]

Brian Cooper from Luton

Published by Campaign For Better Hearing at July 10, 2018

Brian Cooper from Luton has been chosen to win a free pair of digital hearing aids from high street hearing specialists Hidden Hearing. The award is part of Hidden Hearing’s support for the National Campaign for Better Hearing, to help raise awareness of the importance of having annual hearing tests at 55. Brian had been […]

Mr James Lishman, Pickering, North Yorkshire

Published by Campaign For Better Hearing at July 10, 2018

“Now that I have my hearing aids, I can take away so much more pleasure from performing my ukulele in front of audiences” Mr James Lishman’s (from Pickering, North Yorkshire) story touched the Expert Judging Panel, consisting of GP and health broadcaster Dr Hilary Jones, royal correspondent and celebrity ambassador for the Campaign for Better […]

Plymouth Indoor Bowls Club 20th June

Published by Campaign For Better Hearing at May 28, 2018

Staff will be visiting the Club for the day, leafleting and raising awareness of the importance of regular hearing tests from the age of 55.   To keep in tip-top condition try a taster game of bowls while you’re with us, and if you’re lucky, pick up a banana for a dose of potassium – a […]

National Carers Week 2018

Published by Campaign For Better Hearing at May 15, 2018

Carers in the local area are invited to attend for hearing information checks, receive free relaxing beauty treatments, learn more about dementia and to sample some delicious food. This special event offers carers a well-deserved break enabling them to concentrate on their own health and wellbeing.   Events at the following locations : Venue Address Event […]

Living With Someone Who Has Hearing Loss

Published by Campaign For Better Hearing at February 14, 2018

It is one of the most common health conditions. Among the billions of people of the world, one in six has a hearing loss. Among the people aged 65 and over in the world, one in three people has a hearing loss. Despite this, many people live with untreated hearing loss. Although hearing loss can […]

When is it too loud? A review of noise induced hearing loss

Published by Campaign For Better Hearing at February 13, 2018

As part of modern day culture, we are constantly surrounded by noise; from traffic to the dull hum of computers and laptops. It’s difficult to get away from unwanted background noise. The noises that can intrude in our lives can also cause hearing loss, or, more specifically, noise induced hearing loss. We are here to […]

Hidden Hearing & Alzheimer’s Research UK, together we can help defeat dementia

Published by Campaign For Better Hearing at February 13, 2018

About ARUK One out of every three people born in 2017 will develop dementia unless we can find a cure. Dementia is our greatest medical challenge, with 850,000 people in the UK living with the condition, 40,000 of whom are under the age of 65. Alzheimer’s Research UK Alzheimer’s Research UK is the UK’s leading […]

DR HILARY JONES’ TOP REASONS WHY YOU SHOULD TEST YOUR EARS AT 55 YEARS

Published by Campaign For Better Hearing at February 7, 2018

Amazingly, three-quarters of us in the UK have never had a hearing test. That not only puts our hearing at risk, but our overall health too! “My hearing’s alright”, you might say. Well, it could be, but did you know 1 in 6 of us experience some degree of loss?