Hearing Matters - Why Urgent Action Is Needed on Deafness, Tinnitus and Hearing Loss

Paul Breckell | Posted 04.11.2015 | UK
Paul Breckell

Despite hearing loss being acknowledged by the government as a major public health issue - and with its 'Action Plan on Hearing Loss' now in place - there is still an overall perception that hearing loss isn't necessarily that 'serious'. It's often viewed as an inevitable part of ageing, and its links with other serious health conditions are not as widely known as they should be.

I Am the One in Ten - Tinnitus and How We Get It on the Agenda

Eddy Temple-Morris | Posted 17.03.2013 | UK Entertainment
Eddy Temple-Morris

One in ten people in this country has tinnitus. ONE. IN. TEN. I don't have to tell you how serious it is, or how permanent. Do you know how much the government has spent - ever - on tinnitus awareness? Or prevention? Like they do with fireworks? Not a single penny.

Kyrsty Jade Hazell

Pardon? Why Brits Are In ‘Deafness Denial’

HuffingtonPost.com | Kyrsty Jade Hazell | Posted 09.05.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Pardon? Excuse me? Eh? If you are forever being told to turn the TV down, regularly ask for a question to be repeated three times or more, or struggle...

Chris Martin Reveals Tinnitus Hell

WENN | Posted 04.05.2012 | Home

Coldplay star Chris Martin has been fighting a secret battle with painful ear condition tinnitus for over a decade. The rocker first started suffer...

Headphone Device Could 'Switch Off' Tinnitus

The Huffington Post UK | Kyrsty Hazell | Posted 19.03.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Tinnitus could be cured using a headphone device that ‘switches off’ the sound of ringing, buzzing or hissing in the ear, claims recent research. ...

Tinnitus - We've Raised Our Game, Can GPs Do the Same?"

Eddy Temple-Morris | Posted 08.04.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Eddy Temple-Morris

This week is Tinnitus Awareness Week 2012 and, as ambassador for the British Tinnitus Association, I am bound to tell you that this year our focus is on GPs... there are GPs out there who really need to raise their games when it comes to this condition.