Meet little Owen.

A 4-year-old who believes he can conquer the world.

Owen Botha, like many other children, came in for a hearing screening at the Ear Institute in Polokwane. After failing his OAE screening, the Audiologist suggested that Owen must go ...

Tips for teaching with hearing loss

Being a teacher with hearing loss gives you a unique opportunity to teach students about empathy and hearing loss awareness from a young age.

As a now-former Deaf teacher, I taught for three years as an intern...

Handy Hints About Ear Moulds


The ear mould is an important part of a hearing aid. It directs the sound to where it is meant to go in the ear and should fit well and comfortably.

Feedback (or whistling) and discomfort are the two most common pro...

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