March 2, 2020

20:20 Hearing! World Hearing Day 2020

Advice falling on deaf ears in Ireland; World Hearing Day Survey The theme of this year’s World Hearing Day (Tues, 3 March) is Don’t let hearing […]
March 2, 2020


Irish people risk damaging their hearing by using unsafe methods to remove earwax, a new nationwide survey* has found. Over half of sufferers (57%) self-medicate, according […]
February 11, 2020

New Clinic Opens in Drogheda! Test your ears at 60 years!

MY PATIENTS ARE LIKE FAMILY TO ME Welcoming clients to the new Hidden Hearing clinic in Drogheda will be an emotional experience for audiologist Yana Greskiv. […]
February 11, 2020

Who would you like to whisper sweet nothings in your ear?

COLIN, BRADLEY AND ANGELINA ARE TOP OF VALENTINE WISH LIST   Colin Farrell, Bradley Cooper and Angelina Jolie are the celebrities who Irish people most want […]
December 12, 2019

Sleigh Bells Ringing … or Winter playing havoc with your Hearing?

Hidden Hearing on winter’s hearing hazards Darker evenings and dank weather means we rely more on our sense of hearing to alert us to danger. Pedestrians […]
December 12, 2019

Hear the Warnings on Friday 13th

Whether or not there are actually more ‘unlucky’ accidents or injuries on Friday the 13th, what is true is that being able to hear a warning […]
December 2, 2019

Do You Hear What I Hear?

Christmas warning on headphones hearing damage With headphones, smart phones, tablets and other personal devices topping the Christmas gift lists, Hidden Hearing has issued a warning […]
December 2, 2019

Retired Bar Manager gets back his hearing- at long last

A retired Dublin bar manager who survived cancer has spoken of his joy at being able to hear properly again. Michael McDonnell, a familiar face behind […]
August 28, 2019

‘I lost my hearing during child birth’ – Give Back Recipient Annalise Shares her Shocking Story!

As she cuddled her gorgeous newborn son, Annalise Downey felt grateful that her pregnancy and labour had gone so well. But a few days later the […]
August 9, 2019


You can hear the astonishment in Stephen Kelly’s voice as he recalls the day he got a very important phonecall from the team at Hidden Hearing […]
August 8, 2019

26 Year Old Trainee Nurse With Hearing Loss Has Received FREE Hearing Aids

Student nurse Laura McMahon can never remember a time when she did not wear a hearing aid. After contracting meningitis as a tiny baby, she was […]
July 17, 2019


New research revealing how wearing a hearing aid in middle age can lessen the risk of dementia has been welcomed as a “desperately needed” message for […]
July 17, 2019

Harry Lee tells his story for Hidden Hearing

STARRING in a TV advert for Hidden Hearing was the icing on the cake for Dundalk pensioner Harry Lee, who is preparing to celebrate his 80th […]
July 12, 2019

The 2019 Hidden Hearing Heroes Awards Are Here!!

Volunteer Blood Bikers Fergus Lennon and Sharon Percival are leading the drive for this year’s Hidden Heroes Awards. The awards honour those who have made an […]
July 12, 2019

Past Winner of The Hidden Hearing Heroes Awards Turns 35 This Week

SHE suffers pain every second of every day but Emma Fogarty still has a special reason to celebrate her 35th birthday this week — after getting […]
July 2, 2019

Hidden Hearing is GIVING BACK

Over €100,000 worth of high-tech hearing aids have been given away FREE by the Hidden Hearing group since the start of 2018, now operating in over […]
May 8, 2019

Michael receives FREE hearing aids thanks to supportive wife, Teresa and The Campaign for Better Hearing

Michael, Can You Hear Me? Doting wife writes a compelling letter to see her husband get his hearing sorted As we age, our senses start to suffer […]
May 8, 2019

Noel is back on the road to better hearing!

Galway’s 1st Give Back Recipient of 2019, Celebrating the Campaign for Better Hearing Craughwell man, Noel Redmond has just received FREE state-of-the-art hearing devices from Hidden […]
April 24, 2019

Never Too Young for Healthy Hearing Habits

It’s never too early to educate young people to the importance of healthy hearing habits. The smart listening behaviors you instill in your children will deliver […]
April 11, 2019

Are you eating for hearing health?

What do bananas, spinach, peanuts and dark chocolate have in common? They are among the foods that contain nutrients linked to hearing health. While no single […]
March 8, 2019

Listen Out for Hearing Awareness Week!

New survey results strike the need for FREE screenings to test for hearing loss, blood pressure and diabetes during  Hearing Awareness Week later this month, in […]
February 25, 2019

Ireland Unaware of Consequences of Untreated Hearing Loss – Global Survey for World Hearing Day

Awareness of the connection between hearing loss and serious health issues such as cardiovascular disease, diabetes and dementia, is low in Ireland, even among those with […]
January 9, 2019

Hidden Hearing Kilkenny Celebrates its 10th Birthday by Giving Back to Their Local Community

Symptom of Hearing Loss Symptoms of hearing loss can be as simple as turning up the TV too loud or asking someone to repeat themselves. Hearing […]
December 7, 2018

Busy Grandmother of 14 receives the gift of hearing this Christmas

Bernie’s hearing loss story Bernie Fox from Darndale, Co. Dublin is a busy grandmother of 14, was another happy recipient of the Giveback’ Oticon OPN hearing […]
December 7, 2018

Campaign for Better Hearing Restores Michael’s Confidence in the Workplace

Campaign for Better Hearing Symptoms of hearing loss can be as simple as turning up the TV too loud or asking someone to repeat themselves. Hearing […]
November 30, 2018

11 Years of Hearing Awareness Week – Sponsored by Hidden Hearing

Events at Hearing Awareness Week Medical research around the world supports the assessment that untreated hearing loss is linked to general health and wellness and can […]
November 28, 2018

Free Hearing Screening at the Over 50s Expos

Campaign for Better Hearing The Campaign for Better Hearing is an initiative established with 3 simple goals: Inform and educate people about hearing health and the […]
November 15, 2018

Ballyfermot Teen is Youngest ‘Give Back’ Recipient

Campaign for Better Hearing Recipient  Fitting in is important for schoolchildren, but not hearing properly makes that task even harder, as 13-year-old Leona Egan from Ballyfermot […]
November 9, 2018

81-year-old Terry Griffin has endured multiple accidents and injuries throughout his life, causing him to lose most of his hearing

A sporty, adventurous and lively 81-year-old, had noticed his hearing ability deteriorating after a near-fatal car crash in November of 2017, and a regular check-up at […]
October 31, 2018
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Hearing Healthcare Surprise for Local Woman

Campaign for Better Hearing Recipient Kimmage local Stella Joyce is a full-time carer for her husband, William, and the couple have been married for 51 years.  […]
September 5, 2018

Swords Mum Gets Hearing Helpline in National Healthcare Campaign

Campaign for Better Hearing Recipient Ageing is the most common cause of hearing loss, with regular exposure to loud noise a significant factor in people under […]
September 4, 2018
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Grandmother’s Lifeline to Family Restored Thanks to Campaign For Better Hearing

Campaign for Better Hearing Recipient  With family in Northern Ireland, Germany and the UK, being able to keep in touch on the phone was a lifeline […]
June 25, 2018

Campaign for Better Hearing Makes a Difference to Kildare Native Edwina Kane’s Life

Edwina Kane, 22, from Kildare suffered from poor hearing from an early age which affected her ability to learn in school. However, through Hidden Hearing’s “Give-Back” […]
June 14, 2018

I feel better because of it and it’s made a big difference to my life

Maurice Hannon from Listowel is delighted to have been chosen by Hidden Hearing, which is Ireland’s leading provider of hearing healthcare, as part of their campaign […]
May 15, 2018

A Routine Hearing Test Uncovered a Cancerous Lump

James Heatley, an 80-year-old retired civil servant from Artane noticed his hearing began deteriorating around 5 years ago. He regularly has his hearing tested and it […]
May 4, 2018
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A Life Changing Experience for Local Limerick Man

When Patrick Fitzpatrick returned to work, after spending seven years at home, he started noticing differences in his hearing. While the Annacotty man had zero difficulty […]
May 4, 2018

Timmy Delighted to Receive the Gift of Better Hearing

A helping hand goes a long way as one Hidden Hearing client discovered this week. 83 year old Timmy has suffered from deafness for over 30 […]
April 23, 2018

Senior Times, 50 Plus Expo – Cork City Hall

Hidden Hearing attended the fantastic Senior Times, 50 Plus Expo in Cork City Hall on Saturday 7th and Sunday 8th April 2018, alongside 70 other exhibitors. […]
March 14, 2018

What Are The Risk Factors For Dementia?

Did you know that hearing loss and dementia are linked? Researchers have found that hearing loss affects the same areas of the brain as are involved […]
March 9, 2018

Dublin Allcare Pharmacies Balbriggan, Finglas, Merrion & Lucan, Host Better Hearing Day

Ireland’s ‘Campaign for Better Hearing’ was launched last month, and the over 50s in Dublin are being invited to sign-up for a free hearing check in […]
February 22, 2018
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Hearing Loss is on the Rise: Hidden Hearing and World Health Organization Say it is Time for Action

On World Hearing Day, 3rd March, Hidden Hearing hopes to encourage more people to be mindful of their hearing health. Based on statistical projections, the World […]
February 15, 2018

The Give Back Programme – Test Your Ears at 50 Years

The latest digital devices are amazing and literally change lives but unfortunately some people may find financing them a bit difficult. The campaign for Better Hearing […]
February 10, 2018

Daniel and Majella O’Donnell are Fronting Ireland’s ‘Campaign for Better Hearing’

Daniel and Majella O’Donnell are fronting Ireland’s ‘Campaign for Better Hearing’, a global movement focused on the power of sound to enrich lives, which was launched […]
January 25, 2018
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How to Have A Better Conversation With Someone With Hearing Loss

Hearing loss can be frustrating and exhausting, especially during conversations with people who do not understand hearing loss. It’s difficult to keep focused on what someone […]
January 25, 2018

Yvonne Doyle, winner of Irish Audiologist of the Year talks to Waterford Today

Waterford Today were delighted to hear that local audiologist, Yvonne Doyle from Hidden Hearing was awarded ‘Irish Audiologist of the Year’ and with it the distinction […]
January 25, 2018
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Why should I wear hearing aids?

We have news for you: hearing aids are awesome! Not just alone by themselves – it’s what they can do for you that’s amazing. Perhaps you […]
January 25, 2018

Top Tips to Help Manage Tinnitus

Tinnitus affects about 10 – 20% of adults according to the Hearing Heath Foundation. Tinnitus can vary in severity and even though most people have a […]