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September 13, 2018
YVDW Audiologists-Blog-All hearing aids are not created equal

All hearing aids are not created equal…

All hearing aids are not created equal –yes, that is absolutely true! Fact is – all of them will NOT sound equally good! Let us […]
January 31, 2018
YVDW audiologist-Back 2 school Promotion

Back 2 school Promotion! (Ends 28 Feb)

Hearing forms such a critical part of our daily lives. Even before we are born hearing sounds is the first sense we experience. And throughout […]
January 31, 2018
YVDW audiologist-finance your device

No more devastating chunks out of your life’s savings! Want it? Own IT!

When you need a new cellphone, you go into one of the major cellphone retailers and take out a cellphone contract, pay a monthly fee […]
November 7, 2017
YVDW Audiologists-Yolande about hearing and hearing aids on RSG

Yolande about hearing and hearing aids on RSG

Listen to the interview with Yolande van der Westhuizen as SAAA (South African Association of Audiologists) representative here:
May 17, 2017
YVDW Audiologists-How HIV can cause hearing loss

How HIV can cause hearing loss

Human immunodeficiency virus and hearing impairment Considering that an estimated 36.7 million individuals live with HIV/AIDS and literature reporting that HIV/AIDS contributes to hearing loss, […]
May 17, 2017
YVDW Audiologists-5 Reasons why some people get hearing aids but not wear them

5 Reasons why some people get hearing aids but not wear them

You probably know at least one person that has hearing aids but never wears them. What a waste of such a valuable resource – just […]
May 11, 2017
Yolandé in studio on SABC Health Talk with Dr Duane Mol – ENT surgeon in Alberton!
May 11, 2017
YVDW Audiology Wild en Jag Magazine Page 1

Yolandé’s Article in the WILD & JAG magazine – April 2017

May 10, 2017
YVDW Audiologists-Telecare4

Telecare… the new standard of care – Changing the face of audiology forever!

Undoubtedly, teleaudiology is one of THE buzzwords of our industry. Many researchers dedicate their time and resources to exploring this new way of addressing patients […]
May 5, 2017
YVDW Audiologists-PSAP-VS-Hearing aid

Why shouldn’t I just buy a amplifying device or PSAP on the internet or over the counter?

Well… it’s actually a silly question why you shouldn’t buy a amplification device or PSAP over the counter…never did I ever think that such a […]
December 15, 2016
YVDW Audiologists-Yolandé in the Plus 50 Magazine2

Yolandé in the Plus 50 Magazine (December ’16 / January ’17 edition)

Hearing loss is defined as a decline in hearing ability that is caused by a variety of factors such as noise exposure, ototoxic medications, medical […]
December 14, 2016
yolande van der westhuizen audiology in the press-finesse

Yolandé in die pers… (Desember 2016)

Wanneer dit by gesondheid kom, staan “goeie gehoor” en ons ore, dikwels agter in die ry. Tog kla mense gereeld oor irritasies en simptome wat […]