Audiology

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Stapes – the coolest bone in the human body

by Georgia Lester • August 24, 2021

Did you know the adult human has over 206 bones in their body? Of these, the smallest and lightest is the stapes. The stapes is one of three tiny bones that make up the ‘ossicles’ in the middle ear.  These tiny bones are the first in our body to harden and are fully developed by […]


Myths Surrounding Hearing Loss, Hearing Devices and Audiology

by Georgia Lester • February 15, 2021

Myths and misconceptions about people with hearing loss are common. They are often triggered by lack of understanding, fear or ignorance and should not impact your perception of the hearing health care industry.   Myth One: A person with hearing loss will be old.  Over 3.55 million Australians suffer from a hearing loss, with nearly half […]


Auditory Deprivation: Why not managing a hearing loss might be bad for your health

by Georgia Lester • February 5, 2021

While Audiologists and Doctors have been making their case for years, hearing loss is often overlooked as a serious health condition and one in need of intervention. As a result of it’s typically progressive onset, most people wait many years before seeking help for their hearing.  While our ears ‘hear’ the sound, it is the […]