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December 15, 2011

Beware of Noisy Christmas Toys

Robert Beiny, Director of Audiology @ HHP, works closely with Hear the World (, a Swiss charity dedicated to raising global awareness to the culture of hearing. We thank our colleagues Switzerland and Germany for this report Keep your ears open when it comes to buying toys 2011-11-30, Staefa, Switzerland The holidays are just around the corner, and with that...

December 14, 2011

Tuning fork tests. Are they necessary?

Does the humble tuning fork still have a place in a modern audiology centre? Tuning forks (this is mine which I’ve owned for 35 years) are used to carry Rinne and Weber tests. These tests provide a quick easy method of determining whether a hearing loss is situated in the middle ear or inner ear. A vibrating tuning fork is...

December 9, 2011

Our Hearing Healthcare Blog Goes Live

It’s really nice to know that you are reading this as it means that you have found our latest blog. We’ve had a blog lyrichearingexperience since March 2011 on our dedicated website but now we’ve added this one as well for our parent website, This blog will grow into a collection of hearing, hearing protection and ear related...