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3
Sep
2021

Have you ever felt like you’re missing out connecting virtually?

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How we interact and communicate has changed dramatically and it highlights how important your hearing is to keep connected with family and friends. Listen to how improved hearing can have such an impact on one person. https://www.linkedin.com/posts/starkey-australia_hearbetterlivebetter-activity-6834297712058490880-iQw2

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30
Jul
2021

Affordable Hearing and Tinnitus Relief join ihear

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As of 30th July, 2021, ihear Australia acquired Affordable Hearing and Tinnitus Relief. We are excited for the staff of the 4 new locations to join our team as their values align with ours – highest level of hearing care and exceptional customer service. Our latest acquisition means we are extending essential hearing services to…

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3
May
2021

Happy Mothers Day

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We wanted to take this opportunity to wish all the mums, stepmums and grandmothers a wonderful Mothers Day. With 90% of our staff being female, we wanted to acknowledge their huge contribution in balancing work and family life and appreciated all the experience they bring. Here are a few of their stories: Krystal – ihear…

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7
Apr
2020

ihear Australia – patient announcement

Our patients are our number one priority and we provide the best in hearing care. As such we have adapted our services at this time to make it safer and easier for you to access essential hearing services. All our clinics are open. Please call in advance to make an appointment as we have social…

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27
Mar
2020

ihear Australia: COVID-19 update

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Hearing healthcare has been classified an essential service by the Commonwealth Government. All ihear Australia clinics are clean, safe and open to serve our patients and the community. Please call on 1300 015 227 or contact us if you have any questions on how we are operating in the current environment.

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17
Mar
2020

Update news: COVID-19 and ihear

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Our priority, as always, is the safety and care of our clients and staff. At this moment in time, all our clinics are open and we have taken extra measures to sanitise and increase hygiene procedures to create a safe environment. We are here to support you so if you have any concerns, please contact…

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9
Jan
2020

Australian Bushfire Donations

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Our thoughts are with all those affected by the bushfires, our support workers and the loss of lives, homes and wildlife. The scale and damage of these fires are beyond anything that we have seen or experienced.We are a company built on people helping people and want to do our part in helping those communities…

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6
Dec
2019

Starkey Foundation Mission Philippines 2019

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Theresa from our ihear Caringbah clinic got the opportunity to travel to the Philippines to join the Starkey Foundation and provide much-needed hearing care to those in need. Over 500 patients, some travelling long distances to be seen and fitted with hearing aids.  At first, I thought, “How are we going to fit, let alone…

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5
Dec
2019

Christmas Closures

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Some clinic closures may vary, please contact your local ihear clinic for details.

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19
Nov
2019

What do you hear?

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Some of our best moments as ihear clinicians come from the follow-up appointments, when we meet again with patients who’ve been recently fitted with hearing aids. More often than not they want to relate their tales of the sounds they can hear now, that they hadn’t even realised how much they were missing… …or not missing, in…

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12
Nov
2019

Why bring a plus one to your hearing appointment

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The journey back to your best hearing health isn’t one you should have to take alone. In fact, bringing a family member or friend along to your audiology appointment can be a beneficial and positive experience.  During your first appointment and interaction with a hearing specialist, there’ll be lots of room for discussion. It can…

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29
Oct
2019

We know you are busy but mark this appointment in your calendar

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As Australians grow both more concerned and better educated about their health and well-being, many already see the importance of regular health checks. You might have an annual GP visit on your list, six-monthly dental checks and cleanings, and maybe others on top of that too! We keep ourselves healthy through eating right and staying…

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1
Oct
2019

Can hearing aids cause hearing loss?

This is a myth we can bust! Hearing aids definitely do not cause hearing loss if fitted personally for you by a clinician. If this concern has been a barrier to yourself, or someone you love, in addressing a potential hearing loss, please read (or share) this article. This narrative should no longer block the way to…

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28
Aug
2019

Beware the online bargain – why you should entrust your hearing to the experts

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Where would we be without online shopping? It’s arguably one of the greatest inventions of the 21st century. Ecommerce in Australia continues to grow and grow! A 2016 report by Australia Post notes that we’re seeing previously untapped consumer segments become more comfortable with shopping online. And what’s not to love? It’s convenient – most online…

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12
Aug
2019

Is it time to upgrade your hearing aids?

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In today’s world, technology is moving so fast it seems that soon as we buy something – a car, television, smartphone or laptop – a new one and more advanced model has hit the market. It’s a blessing and a curse! The exciting news is that the speed of progress also applies to hearing aids….

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19
Jun
2019

The amazing ear and how we hear

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As audiologists, we think that hearing is an absolute marvel of science. We’re not even biased! A human fetus in the womb can hear and respond to sounds from just 30 weeks old. We’re then born able to recognise – and with a preference for – our own mother’s voice, along with other familiar sounds. As we grow up, hearing…

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20
May
2019

A healthy diet can help reduce the risk of hearing loss

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Are you looking for another reason to eat well? We’re guessing you already know a million reasons why. But if you want just one more, this one is pretty compelling. According to a study of 71,000 female nurses over a period of 22 years, women who ate a healthy diet reduced their risk of hearing…

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12
Mar
2019

Getting a hearing test

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Last week I was having a chat with a client in one our waiting rooms. Just the usual general chit chat etc. and I noticed the body language was a little tense, this person looked quite anxious and I asked if everything was okay. The client replied, “I am fine, however I’ve never had a…

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12
Mar
2019

Five things to look for when buying hearing aids

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The world of hearing aids can be a little confusing, from assorted manufacturers and product names to numerous styles and dozens of features.  So what are some key things you should look for and consider when buying hearing aids? Here are five things you’ll definitely want to ask about, along with the questions you’ll want…

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17
Jan
2019

Head banging can lead to ears ringing

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What do musicians like Eric Clapton, Pete Townsend, Chris Martin and Beethoven have in common? All have (or in Beethoven’s case, had) tinnitus. It’s not surprising, given that exposure to loud noise is a leading cause or trigger of tinnitus. Musicians, especially, are prone to it — along with hearing loss. That’s why doctors and…

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