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Hearing management

Health tips

Read the latest hearing health tips and find out what some of the primary causes of hearing loss are. Learn more about preventing and treating conditions that can cause hearing damage.

Decibel damage

Listening to your iPod at maximum volume or regularly attending rock concerts will damage your hearing.

Check hearing problems out

If you suspect your child may have hearing or speech problems, it's important to get a professional assessment as soon as possible.

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Hearing Expert

Minette Lister graduated with a Bachelor of Communication Pathology (Audiology) from the University of KwaZulu-Natal, Westville in 2015. Thereafter, she completed her compulsory year of community service at Phoenix Assessment and Therapy Centre in Durban. In 2017, Minette started working for Thompson and Hoffman Audiology Inc. She is passionate about working with children and adults to diagnose and manage hearing loss using state of the art technology. Minette offers hearing screening programmes for newborn and high-risk babies, as well as school-aged children, in order to decrease the incidence of late or unidentified hearing loss.

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