Hearing loss resources

ORGANISATIONS

Better Hearing Australia
A national voice for all Australians affected by hearing loss, promoting best practice & management through advocacy, support and education.
HealthDirect
HealthDirect Australia is a government-funded service, providing quality, approved health information and services.

VIDEOS

Healthy Ageing Seminar: Hearing Loss
An examination of hearing loss and the brain,from Garvan's Healthy Ageing seminar.
David Ryugo Hearing Research seminar
The brain changes due to hearing loss and makes you five times more likely to develop dementia.

NEWS

Keep an eye on your ears
The most debilitating consequence of hearing loss is the inability to understand speech especially when there are other voices in the background.
How nasal stem cells might prevent childhood deafness
Nasal stem cells injected into the inner ear have the potential to reverse or restore hearing during early onset hearing loss.