Causes of Hearing Loss and Tinnitus

Published on 26th September 2014

In order to obtain compensation for noise induced hearing loss and tinnitus anyone suffering with those conditions has to establish that they were caused by negligent exposure to excessive noise. The most common causes of hearing loss are ageing and exposure to ... Read Article

Proposed cuts to NHS hearing aid services

Published on 25th September 2014

In June this year the Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) for North Staffordshire announced proposals to withdraw the provision of NHS-funded hearing aids for adults with mild to moderate age-related hearing loss. Action On Hearing Loss, a charity which provides support for people ... Read Article

Breakthrough in noise induced hearing loss and tinnitus research

Published on 24th September 2014

Action On Hearing Loss, a charity which provides support for people suffering with hearing loss and tinnitus, has funded research to investigate evidence of noise induced hearing damage. Researchers at the University of Leicester have been examining the underlying cellular mechanisms of ... Read Article