hearing loss

September 21, 2021

Drive-Thru Hearing Screening – Saxby Medicross

August 27, 2021

Red flags for hearing loss

We often have a family member that sit in a conversation and does not participate. People living with a hearing loss isolate themselves, often without […]
August 26, 2021

Online Hearing Screening

Click on the image to do a quick online hearing screening in the comfort of your own space, free of charge! Listen up!   Do […]
July 8, 2021

MED EL ADHEAR – Application, positioning, changing the battery and individualizing your processor

The ADHEAR system consists of a bone conduction audio processor that is kept in place on your head with the ADHEAR Adhesive Adapter. The following videos will supply […]
March 1, 2021

World Hearing Day 2021 – Key messages

World Hearing Day – 3 March 2021 World Hearing Day is held on 3 March each year to raise awareness on how to prevent deafness and hearing loss and promote ear and hearing care […]
February 28, 2021

Deafness & Hearing Loss, more information from the World Health Organization

**Reference: WHO Website: https://www.who.int/health-topics/hearing-loss#tab=tab_1 Overview A person is said to have hearing loss if they are not able to hear as well as someone with […]
February 28, 2021

World Health Organization (WHO) – Factsheet on deafness & hearing loss

**Reference: WHO Website: https://www.who.int/news-room/fact-sheets/detail/deafness-and-hearing-loss Deafness and hearing loss Key facts Around 466 million people worldwide have disabling hearing loss (1), and 34 million of these […]
July 31, 2020

Medical Conditions that can cause hearing loss: #MedicalMonday’s with Yolande’s practice

This blog post is a collection of our weekly #MedicalMondays social media posts which aims at exploring the various medical reasons for hearing loss – […]
July 22, 2020

Can Covid-19 cause hearing loss?

In the crazy-upside-down-world we live in now there are so many unknowns. At this moment everyone is in survival mode trying to avoid the contracting […]
May 19, 2020

SARS tax benefit for hearing loss & hearing aids

Hearing impairment – SARS Additional Medical Expenses Tax Credit The South African Revenue Service (SARS) makes provision for persons with disabilities in the form of […]
October 21, 2019

What to know about your child’s ears and hearing?

So your first little bundle of joy is born, armed with a wealth of knowledge acquired through books and internet resources as well as grannies […]
May 17, 2017
YVDW Audiologists-How HIV can cause hearing loss, hearing test

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, […]