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Cleaning and maintaining your hearing aids is important. It preserves the life of your hearing aids and minimises the need for repairs. Hearing aids are highly sophisticated devices worn in and around the ear canal where moisture and wax are present, making them more susceptible to breakdown compared to other electronic devices.
Your ears are incredibly effective but delicate sensory organs. They are susceptible to damage from, among other things, chronic diseases, medications and trauma. Recent studies have shown how closely linked hearing loss is to many different medical conditions.
The ears are delicate sensory organs and are highly susceptible to damage. One of the most common and preventable causes of hearing loss is noise exposure. Have you ever had ringing in your ears after listening to music or being in a noisy environment? This is a sign that your ears are being damaged.
Hearing loss affects 1 in 6 Australians. It is a common condition but under-recognised and undertreated. People wait an average of 10 years before seeking help. This can make hearing loss harder to treat, and more importantly, it can also lead to serious medical complications.