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Reconnect team attends Paediatric Audiology and Intervention Conference in Cape Town

If you can’t hear well, you can’t learn well – some take-out points from the Ndiyeva Paediatric Audiology and Intervention Conference The World Health Organisation has identified hearing loss as an invisible epidemic which is

Relief for tinnitus patients announced

http://www.hearingreview.com/2017/01/signia-reports-hearing-aids-first-add-notch-therapy-tonal-tinnitus Signia have announced a breakthrough in the treatment of tinnitus with what is known as "Notch Therapy". Heidi Allan, our senior audiologist, has returned from Budapest where the international launch and training was held.

myHearing is launched by Signia

  https://www.signiausa.com/signia-hearing-aids/apps-and-accessories/signia-myhearing-app/ The app provides all the support tools you and your hearing care professional need to usher you through a successful hearing aid trial, including guided assistance, personal progress monitoring, and the CareChat™ communication

Making a beautiful little girl’s day

Audiologists can be creative when we have special young people to work with.  We have taken this rather unattractive bone conductor hearing aid and turned it into a flower crown for our little princess Rylee

How Siemens Audiology Solutions Became Sivantos

Siemens sold its hearing aid business to the investment company EQT, with Germany’s Strüngmann family as co-investor on January 15, 2015. Since then, the group name of the former Siemens Audiology Solutions has been Sivantos

A dietary approach to genetic hearing loss

Researchers have found that dietary supplements containing beta-carotene (precursonutrir to vitamin A), vitamins C and E, and the mineral magnesium (ACEMg), may help to reduce hearing loss due to aminoglycosides and overstimulation. The research team

Differences in impact of noise between children and adults

New research has shown that noise is more distracting to a child’s brain than an adult’s, reports the Washington Times. The results of the research were presented at a meeting of the American Association for