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Hearing Aid Repair Clinic

On November 3rd in Elmsdale and November 4th in Upper Tantallon we will have a repair technician available from one of the world’s leading hearing aid manufacturers to give you a free clean and check of your hearing aid. This event is open to everyone in the community for ANY hearing aid make or model, … Continue reading Hearing Aid Repair Clinic

How to Clean Your Hearing Aid

It is very important to clean your hearing aids regularly. Proper cleaning helps prolong the life span of your hearing aid, ensures your hearing aid is working as it should and guarantees proper hygiene. Have a look at the link below to learn more: How to Clean a RITE How to Clean a BTE How to Clean … Continue reading How to Clean Your Hearing Aid

Difference between an Audiologist and Hearing Instrument Practitioner

Ever wonder what the difference is between an Audiologist and Hearing Instrument Practitioner? Check out this position paper by Speech Language and Audiology Canada for a detailed explanation. http://sac-oac.ca/system/files/resources/AUDs-HIPs-PositionPaper_EN.pdf#sthash.SXzBRIfs.dpuf    

Grand Re-Opening in Elmsdale

Join us for the grand re-opening of the MacMillan Centre in Elmsdale on Saturday Sept 27th from 10am-2pm.

Ear Wax vs The Cotton Swab!

  Ear wax, what most would like to rid of, is actually good stuff (in moderation)! Our body produces wax to help protect us. Wax, technically known as cerumen, moves out of the ear naturally and by doing this it helps clean our ear. In addition to being a cleanser, wax has a number of … Continue reading Ear Wax vs The Cotton Swab!

Tinnitus

Have you ever left a concert or club and heard a ringing in your ears? Well, that ringing sound is called tinnitus. Tinnitus, is actually, the perception of a ringing, roaring or hissing sound in your head or ears and it can be temporary or permanent.  Tinnitus is usually related to some kind of hearing … Continue reading Tinnitus

Join Us !

Join us on Saturday June 21st at the St. Margaret’s Bay Community Expo from 10:00am to 4:00pm. The event will be held at Shining Waters Marina (148 Nautical Way, Tantallon)  

Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious

Even though the sound of it Is something quite atrocious If you say it loud enough You’ll always sound precocious Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious! Now that I have your attention, when was the last time you had your hearing tested? Most of us haven’t had our hearing tested since we were 5-years old going to kindergarten.  But, I … Continue reading Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious

Six Easy Steps to Better Hearing

For hearing aid users both new and experienced, it takes time to adjust to a new hearing instrument. There are a number of factors that impact this adjustment process and therefore it will vary from person to person. Here are six tips to help make the transition as smooth and successful as possible for you: