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      Hearing health

      Everything you need to know about your hearing.

      In this section, you'll find lots of practical information about hearing loss, deafness, tinnitus and ear problems. We explain the causes, what to do if you're experiencing hearing problems, and what treatments and therapies can help, such as lipreading, tinnitus therapies, hearing aids and cochlear implants.

      Are you worried about losing your hearing? Check your hearing here. It's the first step in getting help to hear better. We also explain the dangers of loud noise and the simple steps you can take to protect your hearing.

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      11 million

      People are currently living with hearing loss, so it will be someone you know.


      Hearing loss means not just the big things in life like your job are affected but also the everyday things like hearing the door bell and crossing the road.

      It can't wait

      Acting quickly to tackle hearing loss leads to better results. The longer people wait to seek help, the more difficult it is to adjust.