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Flying with Hearing Aids

Officially summer is here, even though it may not feel like it… yet! Whether you are planning a road trip somewhere in England or hopping on a flight for a week in the sun, if you have hearing aids there are a few things you need to bear in mind wh...

13 Jun 2024

Caring for your Hearing Aids over the summer

Summer feels like its finally arrived this week, right?! And the forecast for the East Riding of Yorkshire is 19/20 degrees. Here are some tip tips for looking after your hearing aids and your ears over the hot summer months…...

06 Jun 2024

Why do my ears pop on a plane?

Summer is finally here, and our thoughts turn to our next holiday. For many the holiday starts at the airport, but for some the thought of travel and getting on a plane fills them with dread, because they always experience trouble with their ears on ...

14 May 2024

What is ear wax

The technical term for ear wax is cerumen. Cerumen is a natural substance made by the body, and its purpose is to protect your ear drum. It traps dirt, dust and other foreign bodies from falling too far down the ear canal....

13 May 2024

Ever wondered what Tinnitus sounds like?

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to live with tinnitus? Or if you have tinnitus, you’ll know that the actual sound and tone can vary day to day, and perhaps wondered how your tinnitus sounds compared with others?...

02 Apr 2024

How to look after your hearing aids

Hearing aids are a big investment to make, and for most people crucial to their everyday lives. Depending on the hearing aids you use, they typically have a life span between 3 and 5 years. Here are a few tips to ensure you get the best from your hea...

02 Apr 2024

When should you wear ear protection?

DIY, usually involves loud equipment, such as saws, drills and many other things that can ‘make your ears sore’, and especially for Tinnitus sufferers, can elevate their Tinnitus symptoms. ...

08 Mar 2024

Tinnitus Week 2024

Tinnitus impacts 1 in 7 adults in the UK and severely diminishes the quality of life for 1 in 6 of those individuals. This week in the UK its Tinnitus Week 2024....

07 Feb 2024

The Dangers of Ear Wax Removal at Home

Let’s be honest, we have all tried to remove ear wax or dirt ourselves at home, who hasn’t got a tub of Johnsons cotton ear buds in their bathroom cabinet?! However you should know that these attempts to remove ear wax in this way yourselves coul...

18 Dec 2023

Wax Microsuction Vs Ear Syringing

Because it doesn't come into contact with the ear drum or the delicate skin of the ear canal, microsuction is said to be safer and more successful than ear syringing. This implies a lower chance of infection....

04 Dec 2023

Understanding the Advantages of Microsuction Ear Wax Removal

Microsuction ear wax removal is a safe and effective procedure for eliminating extra ear wax. To remove wax from the ear canal, a microscope and a gentle suction device are used....

06 Nov 2023

ENT Referrals

At the moment, here in the UK, an outpatient appointment to see an ENT specialist is around 13-18 weeks. This is on top of getting an appointment to see your doctor to make the initial referral. ...

24 Sep 2023

Effective tinnitus management techniques

The most common cause of tinnitus is hearing loss, however there are other things that can cause tinnitus. An ear infection, Meniere’s disease, dental issues, blood flow problems, or head and neck injuries are also well known causes. It’s importa...

11 Sep 2023

Visiting an Audiologist

Visiting an audiologist is just like going to any doctors, opticians or dentists, it can be nerve wracking or daunting for some people, especially when you suspect something may be wrong and are anxious about the results....

04 Sep 2023

The Importance of regular Hearing Consultations

People may not consider going for a Full Hearing Screening if they do not notice significant hearing loss or any hearing issues. However, because hearing loss frequently develops gradually over time, you may be unaware of little or gradual changes in...

15 Aug 2023

Tinnitus

Tinnitus is the term for hearing sounds that come from inside your body, rather than from an outside source. It's often described as "ringing in the ears"....

19 Jul 2023

Book a FREE Hearing Test

Over time, hearing loss can creep up on you slowly, making it challenging for you to recognise the changes. It's common for gradual hearing alterations to go unreported. Maintaining healthy hearing and reducing the risk of dementia and other medical...

05 Jul 2023

Why should we invest in Hearing Technology?

Do you feel like your hearing is not as good as it used to be? Maybe you're finding it harder to keep up with conversations, or maybe you've been avoiding social situations altogether?...

19 Jun 2023

Season allergies and ear problems

Because your ears, nose and throat are all connected, any issues that effect your sinuses (such as colds or allergies) can have a huge impact on your ears and hearing....

06 Jun 2023

Microsuction Ear Wax Removal

Microsuction Ear Wax Removal is a safe procedure where ear wax is gently removed from the ear, completely pain free. Here we explain more about ear wax and warning signs to look out for....

23 May 2023

Book Your Free Hearing Test

To book an appointment to see our audiologist at our clinic in Willerby, West Hull please phone today on 01482 654111. We can also give you an instant referral to an ENT specialist if you are struggling to get an appointment with your own doctor.

 163 Kingston Road, Willerby, HU10 6AP

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Fridays, 9:30am - 17:30pm
Thursdays, 11:00am - 19:00pm
Second Saturdays, Monthly 11:00am - 16:30

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