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5 steps to better hearing

Do you think you might have hearing loss? If you’re wondering when and where to begin your journey to better hearing, we have 5 recommended steps to help you on your path to better hearing.

5 steps to improving your hearing

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1. Hearing loss or maybe it's just earwax?
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2. Schedule your FREE hearing test in a clinic near you.
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3. Select a pair of hearing aids with a 90-day money back guarantee.
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4. Learn about 2 FREE hearing aids with PRSI grant.
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5. Hear well and live well. Receive FREE, unlimited aftercare.
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1. Hearing loss or maybe it's just earwax?

If you have an excessive build-up of earwax, you may experience hearing loss. In many cases, the issue will not be hearing loss related, but simply a build-up of too much earwax. However, being aware of the signs of hearing loss can help you to be proactive in taking steps to improve your hearing.

 

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Difficulty following conversations
You have difficulty following group conversations (or when background noise is present)
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Phone conversations are unclear
You have trouble following phone conversations in both quiet and noisy places
People seem to be mumbling
You often ask people to repeat themselves. Sounds seem unclear, or people sound like they are mumbling
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Difficulty locating sounds
You have difficulty locating where sounds are coming from
Signs of tinnitus
You experience ringing or buzzing sounds in your ears (called tinnitus)
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Turning up the TV too loud
Your friends and family say you turn the television up too loud
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Test yourself: Should I get a hearing test?

Answer the 4 questions below to see if you should consider getting a hearing test.

Question 1 – Around the table
Do you have trouble following conversations, when there are 4 or more people present?
Have you received advice from your family or friends to get your hearing tested?
Do you ever struggle to understand what others are saying because you cannot hear properly?
Do you find yourself turning up the TV or radio even when the volume is loud enough for others?

Your Result:

A hearing test is relevant for you

Your answers indicate that you experience symptoms of hearing loss. We strongly recommend booking a hearing test in one of our clinics.

The result is an indication. An in-person hearing test can determine if you have a hearing loss.



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Your Result:

A hearing test seems relevant for you

Your answers indicate that you experience some symptoms of hearing loss. We recommend booking a hearing test in one of our clinics.

The result is an indication. An in-person hearing test can determine if you have a hearing loss.



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Your Result:

It cannot be determined here if a hearing test is relevant for you

Your answers do not indicate that you experience symptoms of hearing loss. However, if you experience trouble hearing, we recommend booking a hearing test in one of our clinics.

The result is an indication. An in-person hearing test can determine if you have a hearing loss.




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2. Schedule a free in-clinic hearing test

If you recognise some of the early signs of hearing loss, we recommend that you book a free hearing test with one of our hearing care experts. A hearing test takes about an hour, and you will receive same-day results. If your test results indicate that you have hearing loss, you will have the opportunity to test hearing aids during your appointment.

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Submit a request, and you will be contacted within 24 hours to make a booking
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Book an appointment online
Find a time that suits your schedule, and book a free hearing test appointment online
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3. Book a hearing aid trial

With our hearing aid trial service, you can trial different styles of hearing aids in our clinic. This offer allows you to experience the benefits of wearing modern quality hearing aids. If you decide to purchase a hearing aid, we offer all our customers a 90-day return policy (money back guarantee) on their hearing aid purchase. If you feel that your hearing aids are not suitable, you can simply return them. 

4. Learn about 0% finance payment plans and free hearing aids with the government grant

When you purchase your hearing aids at Hidden Hearing, we advise you about the different payment options available. Knowing your options can help you to keep the cost down and discover the best payment option for you.

Read more about hearing aid financing options below.

Hearing aid finance

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PRSI hearing aid grant
You may be entitled to 2 free hearing aids under the government grant scheme. Check if you qualify today. 
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Flexible payment options
When you purchase a pair of hearing aids in our clinic, we can offer you 0% hearing aid finance options and a flexible payment plan. 
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5. Enjoy Free Hidden Hearing Aftercare Programme benefits

Congratulations! You've taken a huge step in improving your hearing health. Not only will you benefit from being able to hear clearly in your everyday life, but your mental health and overall quality of life will benefit, too. As an Hidden Hearing customer, you can enjoy a wide range of services and resources, including the following:

Hidden Hearing Aftercare Programme

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1.  Hidden Hearing 90-day Welcome Programme
90-day welcome programme - 90-day return policy (money-back guarantee)
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2. 4-year hearing aid maintenance
Free hearing aid cleaning assistance - fitting, adjustment, and repair - free batteries - loss and replacement coverage.
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3. Free earwax removal voucher
If you need earwax removed, we will give you a complimentary voucher to receive a free earwax removal appointment with a highly skilled, earwax removal technician.