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5 steps to better hearing

Do you think you might have hearing loss? If you’re wondering when and where to begin your journey to better hearing, we have 5 recommended steps to help you on your path to better hearing.

5 steps to improving your hearing

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1. Check your hearing with our 5-minute online hearing test (2).
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2. Book a FREE* hearing check in a clinic near you.
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3. Learn about modern hearing aid technology features and benefits.
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4. Learn about funding options and subsidy programs.
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1. Recognise the signs of hearing loss

Because hearing loss often develops gradually, it can be difficult to notice. Recognising the signs of hearing loss as early as possible can help you to be proactive in seeking treatment. Read about the 6 most common early signs of hearing loss below, or read more about how to recognize the signs and symptoms of hearing loss:

Signs of hearing loss

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Difficulty following conversations
You have difficulty following group conversations (or when background noise is present)
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Phone conversations are unclear
You have trouble following phone conversations in both quiet and noisy places
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People seem to be mumbling
You often ask people to repeat themselves. Sounds seem unclear, or people sound like they are mumbling
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Difficulty locating sounds
You have difficulty locating where sounds are coming from
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Signs of tinnitus
You experience ringing or buzzing sounds in your ears (called tinnitus)
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Turning up the TV too loud
Your friends and family say you turn the television up too loud
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Do you think you have hearing loss?

Complete the steps below. Use the form below or quote the 'Audika' website when booking your appointment. All fields required.

Question 1 – Around the table
Do you have trouble following conversations, when there are 4 or more people present?
Have you received advice from your family or friends to get your hearing tested?
Do you ever struggle to understand what others are saying because you cannot hear properly?
Do you find yourself turning up the TV or radio even when the volume is loud enough for others?

Your Result:

A hearing test is relevant for you

Your answers indicate that you experience symptoms of hearing loss. We strongly recommend booking a hearing test in one of our clinics.

The result is an indication. An in-person hearing test can determine if you have a hearing loss.



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Your Result:

A hearing test seems relevant for you

Your answers indicate that you experience some symptoms of hearing loss. We recommend booking a hearing test in one of our clinics.

The result is an indication. An in-person hearing test can determine if you have a hearing loss.



Book your free hearing test:

Your Result:

It cannot be determined here if a hearing test is relevant for you

Your answers do not indicate that you experience symptoms of hearing loss. However, if you experience trouble hearing, we recommend booking a hearing test in one of our clinics.

The result is an indication. An in-person hearing test can determine if you have a hearing loss.




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2. Schedule a FREE* hearing check

If you recognise some of the early signs of hearing loss, we recommend that you book a free hearing test with one of our hearing care experts. A hearing test takes about an hour, and you will receive same-day results.

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Submit a request, and you will be contacted within 24 hours to make a booking
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"At one point, I felt more and more excluded when I participated in social events. It was actually kind of a lonely feeling. I don’t want to compromise in my social life. When I felt I had to compromise, I took action."

Carl

3. Learn about modern hearing aids 

Choosing a hearing aid and having it fitted to your hearing needs can have a big impact on your quality of life.

We recommend that you get advice from an Audika clinician who can assist you in finding the right hearing aid solution for you.

There are several factors that can determine which hearing aids are the most suitable for you. This 3-step guide will help you understand how to find the best hearing aid for you.

4. Learn about payment plans, subsidies, and grants

When you purchase hearing aids with us, we help you understand how you could benefit from attractive payment plans and other funding opportunities.

Please call us on 1800 340 631, and we can help you discuss your options - or Book FREE* hearing check.

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The Australian Government Hearing Services Program
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Flexible Payment Plans
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5. Enjoy the Audika Advantage

Congratulations! You've taken a huge step in improving your hearing health. Not only will you benefit from being able to hear clearly in your everyday life, but your mental health and overall quality of life will benefit, too. As an Audika customer, you can enjoy a wide range of services and resources, including the Audika Advantage.