The Internation Hearing Loop Manufacturers Association - IHLMA

IHLMA Updates

BSL Health Access to close due to lack of funding

BSL Health Access,  the service run by charity SignHealth, that allows people reliant upon the use of British sign language to use an interpereter

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The ‘New Normal’ for Hearing Healthcare in the UK

In this blog, Hearing Aid UK Founder Paul Harrison discusses the “new normal” among audiologists in the UK as it relates to the provision of

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Hearing loss and tinnitus may be associated with coronavirus, new research suggests

Hearing loss and other auditory problems may be strongly linked to coronavirus, new research suggests. Scientists estimate 7.6% of people infected

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WHO World Report on Hearing 2021

The World Health Organisation have made available “The World Report on Hearing” – a comprehensive report that aims to aid member

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Use of hearing aids is effective for tinnitus, study finds

A Japanese study has shown that the use of hearing aids has significant effects for tinnitus. All the participants in the study reported significant

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Scientists Develop New Gene Therapy for Treatment of Deafness

Delivering healthy genetic material into the inner ear cells of mice with a genetic defect that causes deafness enables the cells to function

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Half of deaf children not receiving specialist teaching support in pandemic

One in two deaf children in England are not getting necessary specialist teaching support since returning to school in September, The Independent can

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A comparative investigation into the various assisted listening technologies that are available to hard of hearing students within physical places of learning

Tuukka Kettunen, studying at the University of Oulu has made an abridged version of his thesis, A comparative investigation into the various assisted

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Loop systems for the deaf – the do’s and dont’s

Organisations without hearing loop systems for the deaf, could be excluding one in six potential customers. As well as making business sense, being

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ABLEIST UK: How Covid measures failed the deaf

A lack of consideration for deaf people in the government’s response to Coronavirus featured in an article in Artefact Magazine in an interview

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Interpreting union warns of the ‘normalisation’ of video relay with new campaign

The National Union of British Sign Language Interpreters (NUBSLI) has expressed concern that video relay services (VRS) may become the ‘new’

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