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Hearing Loss – Halima Ali

Mon August 12: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

     

Halima Ali              Audiology Presentation

Have you HEARD “1 in 6 people across the UK have a hearing loss”

  • Introduction- Who we are and background
  • Hearing loss – Prevalence and statistics, types of hearing loss, symptoms and effects – Identifying those with hearing loss – family members, friends, neighbours
  • Hearing loss and links to mental health, early on set dementia and tinnitus
  • Importance of Hearing screening and early detection of hearing loss.
  • Ear care and ear wax removal
  • Hearing Aids – Misconceptions
  • Services available and hear care pathways
  • Hearing Aid Technology
  • Conclusion and Q&As

Visuals – hearing aid dummies, Otoscope (viewing of the ears and ear drum), ear wax removal videos, leaflets and brochures.

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Date:
Mon August 12
Time:
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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