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    Where can I go to get my hearing checked? How often should I have my hearing checked?

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    Nicole Bowden


    Nicole is a well respected, trusted and caring independent Audiologist with over 25 years experience in both paediatric and adult audiology. Nicole's professional and ethical ... View Profile

    Anyone concerned about their or their loved one's hearing should consult their nearest independent Audiology practice. In general, our hearing starts to naturally deteriorate from the age of 50. So it is recommended to have an initial hearing assessment as soon as you start noticing difficulties understanding conversation or if the TV needs to be turned up a bit louder. If a hearing loss is detected, it would be recommended to have annual hearing re-assessments.

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