Category Archives: Health Matters

Try the Oticon OPN in Ennis today with our Expert Audiologist Caroline Hogan

In Ennis, Co Clare,  Most people assume that hearing is something that happens in your ears.  In fact, it’s actually in your brain that sound becomes information that has meaning. “With hearing loss, the sound signal that the brain is

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Preparing for your first visit to Hidden Hearing

If you’ve never been to an audiologist before, it helps to know what to expect. And whether you know you have hearing loss or are just going for a hearing check-up, it is good to prepare a little. To help


World Health Day #LetsTalk – Hearing health & Mental Health

Depression is a major challenge to health in the WHO European Region and is the focus of World Health Day 2017. The theme “Depression: let’s talk” recognizes that depression is a treatable condition and seeks to address the fact that,


What Causes Hearing Loss In One Ear?

Many people experience hearing loss, often as a natural part of the ageing process, and this can affect both ears or just one. Here at Hidden Hearing, we feel that it is important to share knowledge about how our ears

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Dementia and Hearing Loss: The Link

Did you know that hearing loss is linked to dementia? Studies show that the same areas of the brain that are responsible for auditory processing are linked to dementia, Alzheimer’s and depression, and that hearing loss dramatically increases your risk

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